BSc 1st Year Zoology Books 2024: Free Download PDF

Zoology Books for BSc 1st Year Students (in pdf format)

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In this post, we are here with the best zoology books for BSc 1st year along with a few books in pdf format.

After reading this post, you will have enough knowledge of the complete syllabus of Zoology for BSc 1st year along with the best books.

Additionally, you will be able to download a few books in pdf format.

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BSc 1st Year Zoology Syllabus (Sem I & Sem II)

The first year syllabus of BSc Zoology comprises of two semesters: Sem I & II. Below is the detailed syllabus:

Zoology Sem I SyllabusZoology Sem-II Syllabus
Lower Non-ChordataMolecular Biology, Elementary Biotechnology, & Biological Techniques
Higher Non-ChordataTaxonomy, Evolution  & Elementary Palaeontology
Cell BiologyGenetics

Please note that this syllabus is in accordance with UGC, however, the books might vary in accordance with your university.

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Best Zoology Books for BSc 1st Year

After taking reviews from hundreds of students & teachers, we are here with some of the best books for B.Sc. Zoology. 

These books are for 1st-year students in accordance with the above syllabus. 

#1: Zoology for Degree Students by S.Chand

#2: Invertebrate Zoology by S.Chand

#3: Cell Biology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Evolution & Ecology by Dr.P.S.Verma

#4: A Textbook for Genetics by S.S. Randhawa

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Cell BiologyDownload
Taxonomy & EvolutionDownload
Animal DiversityDownload

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What is the syllabus of BSc Zoology?

The syllabus of BSc Zoology comprises of six semesters. You will get to know about Chordata, Genetics, Cell Biology, Evolution, Taxonomy & much more.

How can I download BSc Zoology syllabus?

You can easily download the syllabus of BSc Zoology by visiting the official website of your university. Additionally, we have also provided it on our website.

Which Zoology book is best for BSc 1st year?

All the books that explain any topic in an easy-to-understand way are best. However, for BSc Zoology, you can go for S.Chand Books.

How can I download S. Chand Books in PDF format?

You can easily download their books by visiting the S. Chand eBook store!

Final Words

In this post, we have tried our best to provide you BSc 1st year zoology books in pdf format for free. We have you will be able to download these books after reading this post.

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We have also shared some of the best BSc books for 1st-year students that you can purchase online. 

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