Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA) | Chennai
Brackishwater Aquaculture has been identified by the Government of India as one of the high potential area for increasing fish and shell fish production and also to achieve maximum economic and social benefits. Institution of an All India Coordinated Project on Brackishwater Fish Farming by Indian Council of Agricultural Research in early seventies transformed the traditional activity of brackishwater aquaculture into a scientific activity.
Sensing the need for R&D support to the sector, ICAR established Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture in 1987, with the mandate to conduct research for development of techno-economically viable and sustainable culture system for finfish and shellfish in brackishwater and to undertake transfer of technology through training, education and extension programmes.
- Finfish Culture Division
- Crustacaen Culture Division
- Nutrition, Genitics and Division
- Aquatic Animal Health and Environment Division
- Social Science Division
Usually the institute calls in for various posts of Project Officer, Research Associate, Technical Assistant, Senior Research Fellows, JUnior Research Fellows, Technical Assistants.More details can be found here.
Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (CIBA)
75, Santhome High Road, R.A. Puram, Chennai – 600 028
Phone : 91-44-24616948, 24610565
Fax : 91-44-24610311