Fisheries College was started at Thoothukudi by Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) in October, 1977 as the second fisheries college in India. It was brought under Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (TANUVAS) on 19th September, 1989. The college was renamed as Fisheries College and Research Institute (FC&RI) in 1990 to focus more on research and extension activities.View more
ONE DAY AWARENESS TRAINING PROGRAMME ON “ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN VALUE ADDED MARINE PRODUCTS” CONDUCTED AT FISHERIES COLLEGE AND RESEARCH INSTITUTE, THOOTHUKUDI ON 07.01.2020
Two Days fisheries entrepreneur development programme on Production and Marketing of Value added Fishery Products at Kayalagam Fish Processing Incubation Centre and Fish Products Sales Centre Fisheries College and Research Institute Thoothukudi
Fisheries Education Tour of the Nepal Students in Fisheries College and Research Institute, Thoothukudi
World Soil Day - Celebration at FC&RI, Thoothukudi
One day Fishermen Awareness Programme on Responsible Fishing” conducted in connection with “World Fisheries Day 2019”
Four years programme in Fisheries Science. The revised curriculum / syllabi (105 working days) of the ICAR (based on 5th Dean’s Committee) has been adopted from 2016-17; The total credit load is 180 with student READY programme.