Salim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History came up after viewing the emerging needs of making a centre for teaching the ways of protection and uses of natural resources in the global sector. The centre is woring continouslly towards imparting knowledge about natural history and ornithology. The college offers courses in Doctor of Philosophy (Zoology - Animal Science & Bio-Technology), Doctor of Philosophy (Environmental Science), and Doctor of Philosophy (Botany - Plant Biology & Bio-Technology). The centre carries various projects and researches in this field and publishes newsletters timely related with the work and upgradation in the field related with the subjects. Various scientists and seniors from this field of work are proudly related with SACONH, and the centre owes gratitude and respect towards them.

Facts and Figures of Salim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Year of inception


Affiliated with

Bharathiar University

Library details

Has 2752 journals, 2706 maps and 3268 books

Why to join Salim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu?

  • Facilities: The centre has a voluminous and stacked resource centre to facilitate the students and researches. It has various refrence books, collection of theses, journals and rare books, handbooks, dictionaries of birds, Encyclopedias, etc. in this centre. These books are the assests of the centre providing huge amount of knowledge related with birds, botany, environment, botanical terms, ecology, flowers, plants, insects, biology, and many related topics.