Zoo Education

Youth Club

Bannerghatta Biological Park (BBP) is hosting YOUTH CLUB to inspire young minds to connect with nature, wildlife and work towards conservation of wildlife. This will be a 15 weeks program with maximum of 60 student’s intake which includes theory classes and field visits.

Topics covered include captive management, nutrition, animal care, behavior and welfare. It also includes a wildlife careers session to give the students an opportunity to interact with experts in the field and to consider career in wildlife. Interested candidates can enroll their name by filling up the application from the below link and the same is to be submitted zoo along with their parent(s)/guardians.

For more details please contact

1. Ms Amala M Anil – Education Officer – 8884414262
Email id: bannerghattazoohospital@gmail.com

For application details Click Here
Internships

Bannerghatta Biological Park is conducting internship programme for the veterinary students every year. Students from Bangalore, Pondicherry and Bidar Veterinary College were undergone internship programme for one week period in the zoo under the guidance of experienced zoo veterinarians, The main issues covered are management concept, treatment including tranquilization, behavioral studies and feeding aspects

Wildlife Awareness Programme:

Bannerghatta Biological Park is conducting "Wildlife Awareness & Education Programs" for school students to promote environmental awareness among the school students.

IFS Probations and RFO trainees:

The probationers of Indian Forest Service and Range Forest Officer probationers will visit the zoo as part of the training schedule. They will be taken inside the zoo, safari, butterfly park for rounds, accompanied by zoo education officer and information will be provided to them about each animal enclosure, besides appraising the importance of zoo activities.

Project preparation

The students / scientists / NGO's are being assisted to prepare project reports about animal and zoo activities.

Signage Boards

Bannerghatta Biological Park of late has given importance for various signage to create awareness and to provide information to the public. Display of signage and label to avoid confusion among the visitors. Erections of interpretative signage in front of animal enclosure and route map along with the visitors route. Signage provides information, warning message, direction, slogans and other administrative matters of the zoo.

Museum

Museum displays various animal trophies, skeletons, photographs, fossils etc having high educational value to create awareness among the visitors.

Media

The media representatives playing important role in creating awareness to the public about the zoo activities, developments taking place and also education programmes throughout the year.