Updated On - November 25th 2023, Updated By - Aksh


Tamil Nadu Fisheries University 2024: TNFU is founded in 2012 in Nagapattinam, Nagapattinam district. It was established under Tamil Nadu Fisheries University Act, 2012. The Act was amended in 2014. The main Motto of the University is Educate, Innovate, Elevate. University has 8 affiliated colleges.

Tamil Nadu Fisheries University, Tamil Nadu

University NameTamil Nadu Fisheries University-TNFU
University TypeState
Accredited byUGC
LocationNagapattinam, Tamil Nadu
Application ModeOnline & Offline 
ChancellorBanwarilal Purohit
Vice-ChancellorDr. G. Sugumar
Accommodation FacilityFor both (Boys & Girls)
Founded In2012
Sports FacilitiesYes
Distance LearningYes
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Tamil Nadu Fisheries University Admission 2024

TNFU offers UG & PG, and Research courses in the discipline of fish quality, aquaculture, resources of fisheries, Technology of fish processing. University also provides Diploma and Certificate courses in fish feed and fish farming.

Tamil Nadu Fisheries University organized entrance exams for PG courses and obtained marks in UG course are must for Research programs. The final round of Selected students in Entrance exams are calling by University for counseling and they are eligible for admission. University offers B.F.Scand BE in the discipline of Fish science, and they offer M.F.Sc in Fish technology, Aquatic environment, Fisheries Engineering, Aquaculture, Aquatic animal health, Fisheries economy.

TNFU also provides the Ph.D. program in Fisheries extension, Aquatic environment, Fish Processing Technology, etc. In the whole state, Tamil Nadu Fisheries University is the best and single university that arranges the study material in Fishery research education.

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Tamil Nadu Fisheries University Offered Courses

TNFU UG Courses

  • Bachelor of Fisheries Science (B.F.Sc.,)
  • B.Tech (Fisheries Engineering)
  • B.Tech (Biotechnology)
  • B.Tech (Food Technology)
  • B.Tech (Energy and Environmental Engineering)
  • B.Tech (Fisheries Nautical Technology)
  • BBA (Fisheries Business Management)
  • B.Voc. (Industrial Fish Processing Technology
  • B.Voc. (Industrial Aquaculture)
  • B.Voc. (Industrial Fishing Technology)
  • B.Voc. (Aquatic Animal Health Management)

TNFU PG Courses

  • Aquaculture
  • Aquatic Animal Health
  • Aquatic Environment Management
  • Fisheries Economics
  • Fisheries Engineering and Technology
  • Fisheries Extension
  • Fish Processing Technology
  • Fisheries Resource Management
  • Fish Biotechnology
  • Fish Genetics and Breeding
  • Fish Nutrition and Food Technology
  • Fish Quality Assurance Management
  • Fish Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • M.Tech (Aquaculture Engineering)
  • M.Tech (Fish Processing Engineering)
  • MBA- Fisheries Enterprises Management


  • Aquaculture
  • Aquatic Animal Health
  • Aquatic Environment Management
  • Fisheries Economics
  • Fisheries Engineering & Technology
  • Fisheries Extension
  • Fish Processing Technology
  • Fisheries Resources Management
  • Fish Quality Assurance and Management
  • Fish Nutrition & Feed Technology
  • Fish Biotechnology
  • Fish Pharmacology & Toxicology

Tamil Nadu Fisheries University Admission Last Date 2024

CourseLast Date
M.SCTo be Announced
B.TECHTo be Announced
PH.DTo be Announced
M.TECHTo be Announced
B.VOCTo be Announced
M.F.ScTo be Announced

Main Features Of Tamil Nadu Fisheries University 

  • TNFU arranges aqua farming, testing, laboratories for students where they learn in brief.
  • University provides different training courses for fish farming, prawn farming, fishermen, and rural men and women.  


  1. Tamil Nadu Fisheries University listed 54th number in a top public university in the whole of India.
  2. In the top 200 University list, Tamil Nadu Fisheries University scored 68th number in India.
  3. India’s most idolized science and Technology University list, Tamil Nadu Fisheries University ranked 36th number.  

Contact Details Of Tamil Nadu Fisheries University


Address:- Tamil Nadu Dr. J. Jayalalitha Fisheries University

                 First Line Beach Road

                 Nagapattinam- 611001.

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