Department of Fisheries Engineering

Department of Fisheries Engineering

Department of Fisheries Engineering is a constituent department of College of Fisheries, Shirgaon, Ratnagiri. This Department is equipped with different Models of Fishing Gears, Crafts, Marine Engines, Advanced Navigation, Communication & Fish Finding Equipment’s.


  • To conduct B.F.Sc. and M.F.Sc (Fisheries Engineering & Technology) programs.
  • To carry out research in the field of fisheries engineering aspects.
  • To conduct extension programs

The Department has well developed infrastructure facilities such as Smart Classroom, Laboratory-cum-workshop.

Courses Offered in B.F.Sc. Program:
For Undergraduate program a total of 14 credits (8+6) are offered

  • Aquaculture Engineering
  • Refrigeration and Equipment Engineering
  • Fishing Craft Technology
  • Navigation and Seamanship
  • Fishing Gear Technology
  • Fishing Technology

Courses Offered M. F. Sc. (Fisheries Engineering & Technology) Program:
For Postgraduate a total of 55 credits are offered including course and research work

  • Advanced Fishing Gear Technology
  • Advanced Fishing Craft Technology
  • Acoustics, Navigation and Seamanship
  • Responsible Fishing
  • Marine Engines
  • Fishing Harbour and Fleet Management
  • Fish Processing Machinery


Engine Practical

Life Jacket Practical

Dr. Ashish S. Mohite

Professor & Head, Department of Fisheries Engineering

College of Fisheries, (DBSKKV, Dapoli),
Shirgaon, Ratnagiri. Pin 415 629,
Maharashtra, India


Mobile: +91 9404158808