UG Programme Facilities

Facilities for Undergraduate B.F.Sc. Program

The college has various laboratories and farm facilities for undertaking practical’s for undergraduate students, the details are summarized below :-

Laboratories

Sr.No. Name Area Kind of work undertaken
1 Aquaculture Laboratory at College of Fisheries 40 m2 UG practical related to principles of aquaculture, freshwater aquaculture, ornamental fish production, etc
2 Fisheries Biology Laboratory at College of Fisheries 42 m2 Finfish and shellfish taxonomy, anatomy, biology, physiology related practical including dissections, age and growth studies, etc. Fish stock assessment and fish population dynamics related practicals
3 Fish Museum-cum-Laboratory at College of Fisheries 25 m2 Finfish and shellfish taxonomy, Finfish and shellfish specimen archive
4 Fish Processing and Biochemistry Laboratory at College of Fisheries 81 m2 Proximate composition, biochemical analysis TMA, TVB-N and other biochemical parameters like TBA, PV, glucose; sarcoplasmic, myofibrillar proteins, SDS PAGE, functional properties, histamine & bio-toxins, are studied.
5 Fisheries Hydrography Laboratory at College of Fisheries 81 m2 Estimations of physicochemical parameters of water and soil samples.
6 Fisheries Engineering Laboratory at College of Fisheries 42 m2 Studies related to scale drawing of different types of fishing gears, model net calculations, calculations of energy requirements of different gears, fishing gears through models of nets, design of otter boards and other accessories, deck lay outs of different types of fishing vessels and preparation of sketches and calculation of various dimensions of fishing vessels are done.
7 Feed Mill at MBRS, Ratnagiri 66 m2 Preparation of different kinds of extruded feeds
8 Ornamental Fish Breeding and Water Quality Analysis Laboratory at Fisheries Research Unit, Mulde 465 m2 UG practical for VII semester (Experiential Learning Program) students and experiments related to ornamental fish production are undertaken
9 Soil and Water Quality Analysis Laboratory at Kharland Research Station (KLRS), Panvel 35 m2 Work related to soil and water quality analysis is done