Mission, Vision, Mandate


Excellence in research for developing sustainable and diversified freshwater aquaculture practices for enhanced productivity, quality, water use efficiency and farm income.


Making Indian freshwater aquaculture globally competitive through eco friendly and economically viable fish production systems for livelihood and nutritional security


  • Basic and strategic research for the development of sustainable culture systems for freshwater finfish and shellfish.
  • Species and systems diversification in freshwater aquaculture.
  • Human Resource Development through training, education and extension.