Veterinary Pathology

About Department

The Department of Veterinary Pathology came into being as an independent existence in June, 1965. In the year 1978-79, disease investigation part was separated and formed a part of the newly created Department of Veterinary Public Health & Epidemiology. Following are the objectives and activities of the Department.
  • Provides a significant role in the diagnosis and etio-pathological studies of important diseases of different species of animals and poultry prevailing in Haryana state
  • Diagnosis, prevention and control of emerging/ re-emerging diseases of livestock and poultry
    • Hematological and Biochemical testing
    • Post-mortem examination
    • Histopathological and Biopsy examination
  • Preservation of gross specimens of various diseases in museum for education and awareness
  • Public advisory service regarding diseases of zoonotic importance- Avian influenza, Swine flu, Rabies etc.
  • Development of quality human resource by providing education and imparting training
    • Education- BVSc & AH, MVSc, PhD
    • Continuing education of field veterinarians
    • Farmer advisement and counseling
  • Provides expert guidance for the disease diagnosis and its prevention and control to Livestock/Poultry farmers in form of Farm Darshan, Kisan Melas etc.

Head of the Department :

Dr. Vikas Nehra
Phone (O): 01662- 256117
Fax: 01662-284312








Dr. Gulshan Narang Dean COVS View Details
Dr.Vikas Nehra Sr. Scientist cum HOD View Details
Dr. (Mrs.) Deepika Assistant Professor View Details
Dr. Babu Lal Jangir  Assistant Professor View Details
Dr. Maneesh Sharma Assistant Professor (Posted in VCC) View Details
Dr. Sushma Assistant Professor View Details

Ministerial Staff

1. Sh. Anup Singh, Office Assistant
2. Sh. Karan Singh, Office Clerk (Re-employed)

Laboratory Staff 

1. Sh. Rishi Pal, Lab. Technician (Re-employed)
2. Sh. Deepak Singh, Laboratory Assistant
3. Sh. Sultan Singh, Animal Attendant
4. Sh. Bhoop Singh, Laboratory Attendant
5. Sh. Sunil Kumar, Sweeper
6 Sh. Narender, Sweeper


For Infrastructural facilities available with department, Please Click HERE

For List of equipments costing more than 2 lakhs, Please Click HERE

For Thrust areas of Research, Please Click HERE

For List of ongoing projects, please Click HERE

For list of research projects completed till 31stMarch, 2018, Please Click HERE

For Major Research Achievements of the department, Please Click HERE

For Success stories of three RKVY completed projects, please Click HERE


Diagnostic Services

1. Department is providing diagnostic services by performing post mortem of animals and histopathological examination of samples received from field/Department of VCC/other departments etc. regularly. 

2. Department is providing diagnostic services by performing routine biopsy examination of samples received from field veterinarians/Department of VCC of the university. 

3. During disease outbreaks, department is proving diagnostic service by field investigation in collaboration with other department.   

4. Diagnosis, prevention and control of emerging/ re-emerging infectious and non-infectious diseases/tumour conditions of different animals and poultry by conducting

A. Hematological and Biochemical testing

B. Post-mortem examination

C. Histopathological and Biopsy examination

D. Immunohistochemical and Special staining procedures (as and when required)

For Awards/ recognition/ honours received by the faculties of the department, Please Click HERE
For Conferences/ Seminars and Trainings organized by the department, Please Click HERE
Total number of M.V.Sc./Ph.D. students passed since inception of the Department (till 31st March, 2018)
M.V.Sc.:       106
Ph.D.:          40
Post graduate students/ Research Assistants/ Senior Research fellows
1. Dr. Rakshita Sharma, Ph.D. student
2. Dr. Diksha Kandpal, Ph.D. student
3. Dr. Paras Saini, Ph.D. student
4. Dr. Shweta Valecha, Ph.D. student
5. Dr. Sameer, M.V.Sc. student
6. Dr. Ashmita Chahal, M.V.Sc. student
7. Dr. Neetu Nehra, M.V.Sc. student
8. Dr. Vishal Chaudhary, M.V.Sc. student
9. Dr. Kirti, M.V.Sc. student
10. Dr. Manisha Saharan, M.V.Sc. student
11. Dr. Jadhav Mayuri Nitin, M.V.Sc. student


 P.G. Thesis