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Courses

Bachelor of Fisheries Science

The Bachelor of Fisheries Science (B.F.Sc) degree programme is offered in three campuses: (1) Fisheries College and Research Institute, Thoothukudi (with an intake of 60 students per year) (2) Fisheries College and Research Institute, Ponneri (with an intake of 60 students per year) and (3) Fisheries College and Research Institute, Thalainayeru (with an intake of 20 students per year). A total of 140 students are admitted every year in BFSc degree programme excluding NRI and foreign category.

 

 


Master of Fisheries Science

Master of Fisheries Science is offered in following 10 disciplines

1.Department of Aquaculture

2.Department of Fisheries Biology and Resource Management          

3.Department of Fisheries Economics

4.Department of Fisheries Extension

5.Department of Fish Processing Technology

6.Department of Fishing Technology and Fisheries Engineering

7.Department of Fisheries Biotechnology

8.Department of Fish Pathology and Health Management

9.Department of Fisheries Environment Management

10.Department of Fish Quality Assurance and Management


Ph.D

Ph.D offered in following 7 disciplines

1.Department of Aquaculture

2.Department of Fisheries Biology and Resource Management

3.Department of Fisheries Economics

4.Department of Fish Processing Technology

5.Department of Aquatic Environment Management

6.Department of Fish Quality Assurance and Management

7.Department of Fisheries Extension


B.E (Fisheries Engineering) Degree Programme

B.E (Fisheries Engineering) programme is the first of its kind in India. The degree is offered as a four year programme following semester system from the year 2015-16 with an intake of 20 students per year