National Research Centre for Banana, Thiruchirapalli

NRCB Thiruchirapalli - National Research Centre for Banana

  • Thiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu
  • ESTD 1993
  • ICAR
  • Public Institute

Facilities available in College

  • Comp Labs

  • Medical

  • Cafeteria

  • Library

  • Auditorium

  • Hostel

  • Laboratory

Major Courses Offered by College

Course Name Rating Total Fee
Ph.D. (Agriculture)
3Years Full Time
N/A ₹6,700 per year Apply Now

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Dr. M. M. Mustaffa
Dr. B. Padmanaban
Principal Scientist, Department of Crop Protection
Dr. S. Uma
Principal Scientist, Department of Improvement
Dr. M. Mayil Vaganan
Senior Scientist, Department of Improvement
Dr. K. N. Shiva
Senior Scientist, Department of Post-Harvest Technology

About College

National Research Centre for Banana was established in the year 1993 in the city of Tiruchirapalli. It was set up by ICAR New Delhi with the aim of increasing the production and productivity of banana and plantations through strategic research approaches. The thrust areas that the institute works on are Crop improvement, crop production, post harvest management and crop protection. It trains individuals in these fields by offering graduate and post graduate level courses and trainings through an excellently structured curriculum. The institute aims to basic and strategic research for developing technological to enhance productivity and utilization of banana. NRCB is a research institute and has well-equipped laboratories and advanced research facilities for carrying out research in multiple fields.

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Dr. M.M. Mustaffa



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How to Reach

14.8 kms away from Trichy railway station


Why to JoinNational Research Centre for Banana?

National and International Collaborations- The institute is in close connections with international institutes like INIBAP France, CIRAD France, KUL Belgium, IAEA Austria, QDPI Australia and with national institutes like BARC, NBPGR New Delhi, CIRCOT Mumbai, IICT Hyderabad among others.

Training Programmes- The institute offers various training programs that are as per the industry standards and cover the latest trends and technologies

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Contact Details

Phone No: 0431-26181044
Thogamalai road, Thayanur Post
Thiruchirapalli - 620102
Tamil Nadu , India
Nearest Bus Stand
Keerikalmedu Bus Stop bus stand 0.39Km
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