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

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Infrastructure

  • Infrastructure at main campus include 2.14 ha area of fish farms,2.70 ha area of reservoir, Freshwater prawn hatchery, Catfish farm and hatchery, Wet laboratory, Ornamental fish rearing facility, Feed preparation unit, Cryopreservation unit, Water quality laboratory, Meteorological observatory, Composting facility, Fishery biology laboratory, Disease diagnostic laboratory including Virology, Biotechnology, Fish quality assurance & Certification laboratory and Museum.
  • Main campus also has Administrative cum academic block, Computer laboratory, ARIS cell, Library, Central Instrumentation laboratory, Glass-house aquarium, Mother aquarium, Auditorium, Conference hall, Audio visual hall, Examination hall, E-learning laboratory, Library, Boys hostels, Play grounds and Indoor stadium.

Referral Laboratories

  • Referral Lab for Aquatic Animal Health
  • Referral Lab for Fish Quality Monitoring and Certification

Infrastructure at Shore Laboratory Campus

  • Marine engines and Navigation workshop
  • Fishing craft fitted with outboard engine
  • Net mending facility
  • Marine biology laboratory

Infrastructure at staff quarters campus

  • Ladies hostel with two UG blocks and one PG block
  • A well-furnished guest house with 4 rooms; Dean’s bungalow
  • 4 blocks of teaching and non-teaching quarters for accommodation of staff

Mariculture Research Farm Facility, Tharuvaikulam

  • Established on 19.05.2008 as Maritech Research Centre; Functioning under Department of Aquaculture to carry out teaching and research
  • Has facilities for recirculatory aquaculture systems, lobster fattening , training hall, culture of marine finfishes and shrimps in lined ponds and cages