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Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies in Kochi



Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies is an autonomous public funded institution established on 20th November 2010, and governed by the Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies Act, 2010 passed by the Kerala Law. College of Fisheries , Panangad, Kochi and the Fisheries Research Station, Puduvype were disaffiliated from Kerala Agricultural University to form KUFOS which started functioning from 1 st April 2011.This is the primary and principal instrumentality of Kerala State in providing human resources, skills and technology required for the sustainable development of Fisheries and Ocean Studies. It acts as a center of excellence for human resource development in Fisheries and Ocean Studies and the nodal agency to establish relationship with institutions and universities functioning at national and international level.His Excellency the Governor of Kerala is the Chancellor and the Hon.Minister for Fisheries is the Pro-Chancellor of the University.

Mission– The mission of the University is to serve as a flagship University of higher learning through demonstrated and growing excellence in teaching, research, extension, training, scholarship and creative work in Fisheries and Ocean studies, comparable with global standards that will benefit the country and the world at large.

Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies Programmes and Courses

Following courses are offered by the university, some new courses are also added this year given below-

  • Bachelor degree in the Fisheries Science (B.F.Sc)
  • Master degree in the Fisheries Science (M.F.Sc)
  • School of Aquaculture
  • School of Fisheries Resources Management
  • School of Aquatic Products and Technology
  • M B A : Fisheries Management & Finance/Marketing/ H.R./ Rural Management.
  • M.Sc. : Physical Oceanography & Ocean Modelling
  • M.Sc. : Biological Oceanography & Biodiversity
  • M.F.Sc.: Fish Nutrition and Feed Technology
  • M.F.Sc.: Fisheries Economics

Educational Details of Programmes

Results-http://www.kufos.ac.in/results.htm

Admission Details– http://www.kufos.ac.in/KUFOS_new_courses.htm

Placement Cell-http://www.kufos.ac.in/placements_cell.htm

Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies Facilities

  • Student Union
  • Cultural Events
  • NSS
  • Compartments– Residential accommodation for staff are available within the campus.
  • Guest Houses– Well Furnished guest house are provided in the capus area
  • Sports Facilities– Infrastructure facilities for Basket Ball , Volley Ball , Shuttle Badminton and Table Tennis, Foot Ball , a six -track ground and a Gymnasium are available in the campus. Sports & games practices are given under the supervision of the Physical Education Teacher.
  • Transport facilities are also provided to staff and students

Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies Location

Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies is located in Panangad 12 km from kochi city. The university sprawls over an area of 69.10 acres. Kochin International Airport is the nearest airport to the University.




Phone Nos:
0484 2700964, 0484 2700598, 0484 2700274
0484 2700596, 2703782, 2701095, 2701085

Email Ids:
utypanangad@kufos.ac.in

Website:
www.kufos.ac.in

Address:
Panangad P.O., Kochi
Kerala, India
Pin 682 506



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