|Bachelor of Fisheries Science|
Fisheries Science is a science that is concerned with the capturing of fish and other marine species from inland and sea waters. In the academic parlance, this science is all about managing and understanding piscatory. Students will be taught about the biological life of fishes, breeding techniques, farming and husbandry of fishes and marine organisms, sustainable fish production, etc. There are many highly specialized areas that one can pursue such as farm managers, aquaculture, exporters, research and development etc.
Employment Opportunities :
With the development in science and technology numerous avenues have been thrown open for those completing the course. One can find placement at government as well as private sectors. The government organizations include the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI), Central Institute of Fisheries Technology (CIFT), Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPEDA), Fisheries survey of India (FSI). In the national and private banking sectors you may eligible for the agriculture loan manager post. Those with Masters Degree can opt to get into the academic line. It may also be noted that fisheries graduates are in great demand in the Middle East and African countries.