DBT Sponsored 3 Months National Training In Molecular Biology & Biotechnology For Fisheries Professionals

  •  Date: 7th March 2017 to 6th June 2017 at CIFE
     Date: 15th February 2017 to 13th May 2017 at CIFA & CMFRI

    Venue: ICAR-CIFE, Panch Marg, Off. Yari Road, Versova, Andheri (west), Mumbai 400 061.
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    To create a core group of fisheries scientists equipped with knowledge of molecular biology and biotechnology tools and to promote such research through post-training mentoring.


    Assistant Professors/ Scientists and Post-doctoral fellows employed/ associated in SAUs, CAUs, Fisheries Colleges, research institutes, traditional universities and engaged in research and teaching in the area of aquaculture, fisheries and allied disciplines. The candidates should be interested in applying molecular biology and biotechnology tools for addressing issues in the fisheries and aquaculture sector and are required to submit a ‘Statement of Purpose’ highlighting any issue of their interest.

    Centres and Specializations:

    • ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai – ‘Molecular Biology, Genomics & Transgenics’;
    • ICAR-Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture, Bhubaneswar – ‘Aquaculture Biotech, Genomics & Molecular Breeding’,
    • Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi – ‘Marine Biotech’.

    Total participants:

    Ten for each batch at each centre.


    Train AC 2Tier fare is permissible for joining of selected participants and boarding and lodging will be provided as permissible under the project.

    Address for communication:

    Dr. Gopal Krishna, National Project Coordinator and Director, CIFE, Versova, Mumbai - 400061. Duly forwarded applications with detailed CV and Statement of Purpose should reach latest by 20.01.2017. Advance copies may be communicated earlier. Queries can be addressed to dbthrd@cife.edu.in.

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