Welcome to the Department of Zoology and Environmental Biology. I welcome you to the Department of Zoology and Environmental Biology, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike. This Department was formerly known as the Department of Biological Sciences. Teaching and Research started at the Department in 1995. The Department is known for high quality education in the Biological Sciences. It maintains collaborative ties with institutions within and outside the country. The Department is a leading academic centre with well qualified and motivated staff. Our academic achievement, culminating in our student’s intellectual achievement as well as staff research output is outstanding.