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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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.