Fisheries College was started at Thoothukudi by Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) in October, 1977 as the second fisheries college in India. It was brought under Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (TANUVAS) on 19th September, 1989. The college was renamed as Fisheries College and Research Institute (FC&RI) in 1990 to focus more on research and extension activities.View more
National Fish Farmers’ Day 2019 Conducted at Fisheries College and Research Institute, Thoothukudi on 10.07.2019
TNJFU Vice Chancellor Inaugurated Renovated UG Boys Hostel, FC&RI, Thoothukudi
Campus Placement Drive at Fisheries College and Research Institute, Thoothukudi
Commencement Ceremony – 2019 Organized at Fisheries College and Research Institute, Thoothukudi
“Engine Maintenance and Sea Safety for Mechanized Fishing Vessel Operators” – One week Training Programme Inaugural Function
Four years programme in Fisheries Science. The revised curriculum / syllabi (105 working days) of the ICAR (based on 5th Dean’s Committee) has been adopted from 2016-17; The total credit load is 180 with student READY programme.