Animals & Fisheries Science
Animals & Fisheries science is the academic discipline of managing and understanding animals & fisheries. It is a multidisciplinary science.
State Government: Every state government has a Fisheries Department in which fisheries graduate can apply for the post of Inspector of Fisheries/Research Assistants
Sub-Inspector of Fisheries
Assistant Fisheries Development Officer ( AFDO ) / Fisheries Extension Officer ( FEO ) and Fisheries Development Officer(FDO).
Central Government: Apart from Central Fisheries Institute listed previously
one can get job in central agencies like as Technical Officers and Assistant Directors in Marine Product Export Development Authority (MPEDA) Export Inspection Agency ( EIA)
Coastal Aquaculture Authority of India (CAA)
Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) and as Technical Officers and Scientists in Fisheries Survey of India (FSI)
National Institute of Oceanography(NIO)
Indian National Centre for Ocean and Information Services(INCOIS)
Academic Institutes: Candidates having degree ( B.F.Sc ) can apply for the post of Instructor
Nationalised Banks: Fisheries graduates can get jobs as an Assistant Development Officer in NABARD
Rural Development Officer
Managers in agriculture loan section in nationalized as well as private banks.
Top Colleges In India
Maharashtra College of Animal and Fisheries Science
Futala Lake Road, Nagpur - 440 001
Karnataka Veterinary Animal And Fisheries Sciences University
Nandinagar, P.B.No. 6
Phone : +91-8482-245313
Courses to be pursued
B.Sc. in animals and Fisheries
M. SC. in animals and Fisheries
An animal and fisheries scientist works to ensure agricultural productivity and food safety. Most animal scientists work in research universities, private industry, or for the federal government. They work in offices, laboratories, and/or the field. Those working in processing plants may sometimes work in unpleasant conditions.
- Critical thinking - Operating and monitoring - Judgment and Decision Making - Team Coordination - Equipment Maintenance - Social Perceptiveness
Minimum- 10+2 with Science background