Job Openings      



Post Jobs








Search The Site


Visitor No.

Provided by SEO company.

Marine Biotechnology-Aquaculture

Research Centers in India-Ongoing Projects

Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Tamil nadu


Dissertation and summer training; PhD/Research in Marine Genomics / Biodiversity, Marine Natural Products, Quorum Sensing.

Andhra University ; Visakhapatnam;


Marine biotechnology, Industrial Fisheries, Applied genetics, Aquaculture

Annamalai University;


Research in Marine Biotechnology & Oceanography, Coastal Aquaculture, Marine Food Technology, Marine Microbiology.

Assam Agricultural University; Jorhat, Assam,

Research: Research in fisheries.

Assam University , Silchar, Assam

Research: Microbial Ecology, Aquaculture and fishery and Molecular Biology

Barkatullah University


Fisheries Sciences, Applied aquaculture, fresh Water Ecology.

Berhampur University, Behrampur (Orissa)-760007. 

Research: M.Phil & PhD in Marine Biology, and Oceanography 

Bharathidasan University , Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, 620024

Research: Fishery and Aquaculture.

Central Agricultural Research Institute, Port Blair


An ICAR unit. CARI is mandated to provide a research base to improve the productivity of important agri-horticulture, livestock and fisheries of Andaman and Nicobar Islands through adaptive and basic research for attaining economic self-sufficiency.

Central Inland Fisheries Research Institute (CIFRI), Barrackpore-700120, West Bengal.

Phone: 91-033-25921190/25921191 Fax: 91-033-25920388


An ICAR funded institute. Investigate on inland fisheries resources in the country, like- Composite fish culture; Riverine Fish Seed prospecting; Air breathing fish culture and Ecology and fisheries management of reservoirs. Act as national data centre on inland fisheries and conduct training and provide consultancy.

Central Institute of Brakish water Aquaculture, (CIBA), 141, Marshal's Road, Egmore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, Tel: 044-855485115 Email:, Web Site:


An ICAR unit. Mandated to conduct research for development of techno-economically viable and sustainable culture system for finfish and shellfish in brakishwater.

Central Institute of Fisheries Education (CIFE) Fisheries University Road, Seven Bungalows, Andheri (W), Mumbai - 400061
Phone : +91 22 2636 1446 / 7 / 8, Fax : +91 22 2636 1573, Deemed University of ICAR. Its the only Deemed University for fisheries in India.
Research: Research and PhD programs in specialized branches of fisheries, like Aquaculture, Fisheries Resource Management, Aquatic Animal Health Management, Aquatic Environment Management, Fisheries Nutrition & Biochemistry, Fisheries Genetics & Biotechnology and Fisheries Informatics Technology Evaluation, marine algal biodiversity, DNA Markers. It undertakes cutting edge research, conducts capacity enhancement programs, and provides technical support and consultancy to development agencies, fishers, farmers and entrepreneurs. 

Central Institute of Fisheries Education, (CIFE). Email: Web Site: Jaiprakash Road, Seven, Bungalows,Versova, Mumbai, Maharashtra PIN 400061. Tel: 022-636157316


An ICAR unit. First fisheries university in India mandated to conduct education and research programmes leading to post-graduate (M.F.Sc.) and doctoral (Ph.D.) degrees in specialised disciplines of fisheries science and technology.

Central Institute of Fisheries Technology (CIFT). Email: Willingdon Island, P.O. Matsyapuri
Kerala PIN 682029, 0484-66821217

Research: Fisheries. 

Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, Willingdon Island, P.O. Matsyapuri, Cochin, Kerala Pin-682029, Fax: +91 (0) 484 668212, ALSO PB No. 7392, Kakori Camp, Jaiprakash Road, Versova, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Pin Code: 400061. Telephone: +91-22-26361446-7-8, 26320395 / 26363404 / 26348223. Fax: +91-22-26361573, 26348223.


A unit of ICAR. Research in all disciplines relating to fishing and fish processing is undertaken. The institute started functioning at Cochin in 1957.  Research centers function at Veraval (Gujarat), Visakhapatnam (AP), Burla (Orissa), Mumbai (Maharashtra), Calicut (Kerala) and Hoshangabad (MP). The research work at CIFT is carried by various research divisions like Fishing Technology Division which strives to address the major issues facing the fishing industry today, i.e., Long-term sustainability of the fishery resources, Protection of biodiversity, Environmental safety, Energy conservation in fish harvesting, Fishery legislation, By-catch, discards and protection of endangered species, Fishery enhancement; Fish Processing Division; Biochemistry & Nutrition Division, where the research programmes are aimed at solving various biochemical and nutritional problems associated with fish processing and preservation. Microbiology, fermentation and biotechnology division focuses its activities on monitoring the aquatic environment for human pathogen and for development of remedial measures.  

Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA). Kausalyaganga, Bhubaneswar 751 002. Orissa. Fax No. : 0674 - 2465407 Phone Nos. : 0674 2465421;  


A unit of ICAR, which conducts research specifically in nutrition, physiology, genetics, pathology, pond environmental monitoring and aquaculture engineering for developing intensive and extensive warm freshwater farming systems for commercially important finfish and shellfish; it provides specialised training and extension programmes in freshwater aquaculture to enable economic utilisation of cultivated and cultivable freshwater resources of the country and  also act as a nodal agency to provide scientific information and technology transfer for freshwater aquaculture development. 

Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture, Bhubaneswar, Orissa


An ICAR unit. Premier Research Institute on Freshwater Aquaculture in India.

Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI), Post Box No. 1603, Ernakulam North P.O., Kochi-682 018. Phone: (Resi): 2533111, (Off): 2394357, 2391407, 2394867, 2394312, 2397569, 2394268, 2394750, 2394296. Fax: 0091-0484-2394909.  


An ICAR unit. basic, strategic and applied research in marine fisheries and mariculture; To develop and commercialize hatchery and production system technologies for finfish, shellfish and other commercial marine organisms in coastal and open seas; To build up database on marine biodiversity, carry out research on fragile marine ecosystems for their conservation and restoration; To undertake research on utilization of potentially beneficial marine organisms. To act as a repository of information on marine fishery resources with a systematic and analytical database for policy interventions and to carry out research on social and economic costs and benefits of marine fisheries; To conduct front line demonstrations and training to develop human resources for R&D in capture fisheries, mariculture; and To create awareness and provide training and consultancy services.

Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, (CMFRI). Email: Web Site:

P.O. No. 1603, Ernakulam. Cochin. Kerala PIN 682014. Tel: 0484-39490919

Research: An ICAR unit. The Premier Research Institute dedicated to Marine Fisheries Research.

Central Salt & Marine Chemicals Research Institute (CSMCRI), Gijubhai Badhelka Marg Bhavnagar-364002, Gujarat, India,, Phone : 0278-2567760 / 2568923 / 2565106, Fax. No : 0278-2567562 / 2566970,


A unit of CSIR. Production of liquid seaweed fertilizer. Somatic Embryogenesis and Clonal Propagation of marine algae (Kappaphycus alvarezii). Phtochemsitry, Molecular biology and Biotechnology of marine plants. Improvement and agrotechnology development of non traditional oil bearing deserter economic (Jojoba & Jatropha) and halophytic (Salicornia & Salvadora) plant species to develop under utilized non saline and saline wastelands.

Centre for Cellular & Molecular Biology, Uppal Road, Hyderabad 500 007, India. Phone:+91-40-27160222-41(20 lines)

Fax: :+91-40-27160591, 27160311,


Research: Transgenic and aquaculture at molecular genetics level.

Provide summer training to MSc. And B.Tech students.

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Anusandhan Bhawan, Rafi Marg, New Delhi- 110 001, India,

Email: General Queries: Fax: 011-23710618 (DG's Office). Phone: 011-23737889 (Reception)


CSIR a premier industrial R&D organization in India constituted in 1942 aims to provide industrial competitiveness, social welfare, strong S&T base for strategic sectors and advancement of fundamental knowledge. It is one of the world’s largest publicly funded R&D organisations having linkages to academia, R&D organisations and industry. CSIR has 38 labs that knit India into a giant network adding quality to the life of each and every Indian and equally having Global Research Alliance. Of the 229 US patents granted in 2004-05 to Indian inventors (excluding foreign assignees), CSIR has 140 (61.1%). It provides financial support to the public and private institutes on basic and applied research projects. Conduct National Eligibility Test for JRF and Lecturership.

Goa University

Research: Marine biology

ICAR Research Complex  Goa  


An ICAR unit. Mandated to conduct strategic and applied research on fisheries for improving productivity.

Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), Krishi Anusandhan Bhavan, Pusa, New Delhi 110 012. Telefax: (011) 25843657.


ICAR includes Institutes, Bureaux, National Research Centres and Project Directorates having manpower of about 30,000 personnel out of which nearly 7000 are engaged in active research and its management. Under the aegis of ICAR 38 Agricultural Universities (SAUs) employ about 26,000 scientists for teaching, research and extension education; of these over 6000 scientists are employed in the ICAR supported coordinated projects. ICAR has large number collabrations with national and international institutions. It acts as a repository of information and provides consultancy on fisheries. ICAR trains farmers on fisheries. Organizes summer training, workshops, seminars and winter schools.

Can procure CDs at affordable price on various aspects of agriculture.

National Bureaue of Fish Genetic Resources, 351/28, Radha Swami Bhawan,
Duriyapur, P.O. Rajendranagar, Lucknow,
Uttar Pradesh PIN 226002; Fax No. 0522-442403


 An ICAR unit. Mandated to collection, classification and evaluation of information on fish genetic resources of the country.

National Institute of Oceanography (NIO), Dona Paula - 403 004, Goa, India, EPABX : +91 (0) 832 - 2450450; Fax : +91 (0) 832 - 2450602 & 2450603.  

Research: A unit of CSIR. The major research areas include biological oceanography. Staff strength of 200 researchers, and over 100 technical personnel. The industry sponsors a variety of projects to the institute to carry out applied research. PhD programs available. Do not charge any fees for dissertation or summer interns programs.

National Research Centre for Coldwater Fisheries, Bhimtal, Uttaranchal


An ICAR unit. It is emerging as the nodal facility in the country where research investigations are under taken both on capture and culture aspects with a focus on exotic and coldwater species.


*Recommend your Institute's information free of cost in this section of our webpage and get it hyperlinked.




About CIBTech.  Advertise With Us. Contact Us. CIBTech. Join Us For Training-Research. Job Openings@CIBTech

Copyright © May 2008 All right reserved. Disclaimer and Privacy Statements. Terms and Conditions