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"Harnessing the Science of Fisheries for Food, Nutrition and Livelihood"

Dr.S.Felix appointed as the Vice-chancellor of TNFU, Nagapattinam

Dr. S. Felix, Ph.D.,

Vice - Chancellor
Tamil Nadu Fisheries University


With a humble beginning in the year 2012, TNFU’s progress in the last 4 years is a testimony to its commitment to build a University as envisaged in its guiding model. Today, TNFU University is one of India’s premier universities offering undergraduate, postgraduate & doctoral programmes in Fisheries Sciences. As a comprehensive University, its teaching programmes are supported by research engagements, training activities and consultancy assignments, which make TNFU a fully integrated university.

An excellent faculty committed to quality teaching and research, a flexible curriculum responsive to the changing needs of industry; excellent training centres, state-of-the-art facilities, a well stocked library –contribute to the excellence of our undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes.

TNFU with all its premier institutes is recognized not only because of excellent academic background but also because of its strong inclination towards research and development of innovative technologies.

We strive to create an academic environment where students who are transparently selected only on merit are continually challenged and motivated to do their best possible work. We believe in nurturing values and ethics-professional and human. An enriching academic environment coupled with a salubrious ambience makes TNFU the right destination for Fisheries Science. TNFU moulds its students in such a way that their endeavours and interests transcend traditional boundaries.

We invite you to join with us for the contribution of Blue Economy by enrolling with  our University !


Prof. S.Felix

Vice Chancellor