Tamil Nadu Fisheries University, Nagapattinam

TNFU Nagapattinam - Tamil Nadu Fisheries University

  • Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu
  • ESTD 2012
  • State University

Facilities available in University

  • Comp Labs

  • Sports

  • Cafeteria

  • Library

  • Auditorium

  • Hostel

  • Laboratory

Major Courses Offered by University

Course Name Rating Total Fee
Bachelor of Fisheries Science [B.F.Sc]
4Years Full Time 40 Seats Per Course
N/A N/A Apply Now
Master of Fisheries Science [M.F.Sc]
2Years Full Time
N/A N/A Apply Now
3Years Full Time
N/A N/A Apply Now

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Dr. K. Rosaiah
Mrs. B Chrisolite
Assistant Professor, Department of Fish Processing Technology
Dr. S Felix
Professor, Department of Aquaculture
Dr. S.A. Shanmugam
Associate Professor, Department of Aquaculture
Dr. S Athithan
Associate Professor, Department of Aquaculture
Dr. K.R. John
Professor, Department of Fish Pathology
Dr. M.R. George
Professor, Department of Fish Pathology
Dr. N.V. Sujathkumar
Professor, Department of Fisheries Information
Mrs. C Jeevitha
Assistant Professor, Department of Fisheries Information

About University

Tamil Nadu Fisheries University (TNFU) was established under Tamil Nadu Fisheries University Act, 2012. The university offers Bachelor & Master courses in Fisheries Science, Post Graduate Diploma courses in Fish Quality Management and Research courses in Aquaculture, Fisheries Biology and Capture Fisheries, Fisheries Resources & Economics and Fish Processing Technology

  • The university has numerous research involved in various activities such as Experiential learning unit of freshwater aqua farming, Establishment of Fish Feed, Quality Testing Laboratory, Evaluation of culture algal powder for its use in aquafeeds, Ornamental Fish Culture etc.
  • The university has numerous awareness programmes including Lobster trap, Squid jigging, FADs ( Fish Aggregating Devices) and Hygienic handling of fishery products for export trade

Facts and Figures ofTamil Nadu Fisheries University (TNFU):

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State Agriculture University 



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Why to joinTamil Nadu Fisheries University (TNFU):

  • Best University- The university is the only university in state which provides fishery education and research
  • Training Programme- The university provides various training programmes, campaigns, demonstrations, etc., for the benefit of fishermen, rural men and women, fish farmers, prawn farmers, entrepreneurs, bank and insurance officials such as Preparation of value added fishery products, Composite fish farming, Modern methods of fishing and fish processing etc.

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Contact Details

Phone No: 0461-2340554
First Line Beach Road
Nagapattinam - 611001
Tamil Nadu , India
Nearest Bus Stand
Nagaipattinam Old Bus Stand bus stand 0.55Km
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