"Harnessing the Science of Fisheries for Food, Nutrition and Livelihood"

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B.E (Fisheries Engineering) Degree Programme

SCOPE OF THE PROGRAMME

The following services of fisheries engineering are needed to cope-up with the emerging trends in fisheries sector.

  • Design and construction of hi-tech aquaculture farms, multiplication and nucleus breeding centres, hatcheries and fish farm structure for efficient use of resources.
  • Design and maintenance aquaculture parks.
  • Design and fabrication of equipment and machinery for use in aquaculture farms taking into consideration the nature and dynamics of the systems.
  • Application of engineering principles in aquaculture production systems and maintenance of water quality using computer simulation.
  • Aquaculture effluent treatment and waste recycling.
  • Evolving improve fish processing techniques and machinery to preserve quality and to avoid wastage of fish.
  • Refrigeration engineering and improved methods of packaging.
  • Construction and maintenance of fish landing centres and fishing harbours.
  • Construction and management of fish processing plants, fish processing parks, cold storage structure, fish feed mills and ice plants.
  • Design of fishing crafts, fishing gears and fish traps for improving fishing operations.
  • Application of electronic gadgets in navigation, sea safety and fishing.
  • Engineering inputs in cold chain management.
  • Costal engineering management.
  • Design and development of machinery for novel fishery products

I Semester

S.NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS
1. MAT 101 Matrices, Analytical Geometry and Calculus 2+1
2. PHY 101 Engineering Physics 2+1
3. CHE 101 Analytical Chemistry 1+1
4. ENG 101 English for Science and Technology 2+1
5. COM101 Programming in C  and C++ 2+1
6. BCE 101 Engineering Graphics 0+2
7. BME 101 Manufacturing Practices 2+1
8. PED 101 Physical Education NC
Total
11+8=19

II Semester

S.NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS
1. MAT 102 Vector Calculus, Complex Analysis and Integral Equations 2+1
2. CHE 102 Engineering Chemistry 2+1
3. MIC 101 General Microbiology 2+1
4. BEE 101 Electrical Engineering 2+1
5. BME 102 Engineering Mechanics 1+1
6. BME 103 Thermodynamics 2+1
7. FBR 101 Fisheries Biology and Fisheries Resources 2+1
Total
13+7=20

III Semester

S.NO CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS
1. MAT 201 Differential Equations and Transform Theories 2+1
2. BCE 201 Strength of Materials 2+1
3. BCE 202 Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics 2+1
4. BME 201 Heat and Mass Transfer 1+1
5. BME 202 Machine Design and Computer Aided Machine Drawing 1+2
6. AQC 201 Principles and Practices of Aquaculture 2+1
7. FPT 201 Principles of Fish Processing and Preservation 2+1
Total
12+8=20

IV Semester

S.NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS
1. MAT 202 Numerical Methods for Engineering Applications 2+1
2. BCE 203 Surveying and Leveling 1+2
3. BEE 201 Electronics and Instrumentation 2+1
4. BME 203 Heat Power Engineering 1+1
5. AQE 201 Principles and Practices of Aquaculture Engineering 2+1
6. FPE 201 Unit Operations in  Process Engineering  2+1
7. FNM 201 Fishing Craft and Gear Engineering 2+1
Total
12+8=20

V Semester

S.No COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS
1. MAT 301 Engineering Statistics 2+1
2. BCE 301 Environmental Engineering and Management 1+1
3. BCE 302 Engineering Materials, Estimation and Costing 2+1
4. BME 301 Refrigeration Engineering and Freezing Technology 2+1
5. BME 302 Renewable Energy Engineering 1+1
6. FEM 301 Fisheries Economics and Business Management 2+1
7. AQE 301 Aquaculture Machineries and Equipments 1+1
8. FNM 301 Marine Engineering 1+1
Total
12+8=20

VI Semester

S.NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS
1. MAT 302 Operations Research 1+1
2. FEM 302 Industrial Engineering and Management 2+1
3. AQE 302 Coastal Engineering  and Management 2+1
4. FPE 301 Machineries and Plant Design for  Fish Processing and Feed Production. 2+1
5. FPE 302 Food Safety  and  Total Quality Management (TQM) 2+0
6. FNM 302 Navigation, Seamanship and Marine Electronics 2+1
7. FNM 303 Sea Safety and  Disaster Management 1+1
8. FEP 301 Project Work 0+2
9. FEL 301 Experiential Learning 0+3
10. FET 301 Study Tour I (6  Working  Days) NC
Total
12+11=23

VII Semester

S.NO CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS
1. FEE 401 Fisheries Extension  and Management 1+1
2. AQE 401 Advanced Aquaculture Systems 2+1
3. AQE 402 GIS and Remote Sensing in Fisheries and Aquaculture 2+1
3. FPE 401 Industrial Production of  Fishery Products 2+1
4. FPE 402 Fish Packaging and Ware House Engineering 2+1
5. FNM 401 Harbour Engineering and Fleet Management 2+1
6. FEP 401 Project Work 0+2
7. FEL 401 Experiential Learning 0+3
Total
11+11=22

VIII Semester

S.NO COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE CREDITS
1. FEP 402 Rural Fisheries Engineering Work Experience (RFEWE) 0+1
2. FET 401 Industry and Institutional Educational Tour (15 Days) NC
3 FEP 403 Industrial Internship Programme (80 Days) 0+5
Total
0+6=6