ICAR Sponsored Short Course

ICAR Sponsored Short Course

6th to 15th November 2017

Sponsored by


Education Division
Indian Council of Agricultural Research (CBP), New Delhi - 110 012

 For registration visit                        :  http://cbp.icar.gov.in/signUp. aspx
Download Application form           : http://cofm.edu.in/aem/icar- short-course/application-form. pdf
Download course brochure            : http://cofm.edu.in/aem/icar- short-course/brochure.pdf


To create awareness among the Scientist/ Researchers/ Managers/ Policy makers to protect, conserve and develop the aquatic resources for future.

Course contents

  • Aquatic pollution and abatement - an overview
  • Current status of rivers pollution in India
  • Surface waters and water balance
  • Ground water contamination and its impact
  • Standard methodology for collection and analysis of water and sediment samples
  • Heavy metals and pesticides pollution in aquatic ecosystems
  • Sewage pollution and treatment methods
  • Bioaccumulation and bio magnification of pollutants in aquatic ecosystem
  • Fate and effect of oil in marine environment
  • Use and abuse of antibiotics in aquaculture
  • Chemical contamination and its standards in fish and fishery products
  • Bio-indicator in pollution monitoring
  • Environmental toxicology and toxicity assessment
  • Immunotoxicology in fish
  • Reclamation of alkaline and saline soils
  • Environmental ethics and social issues
  • water quality criteria - National and International standards
  • Eligibility
  • The short course is open for participants to the rank of Assistant Professors/ Scientists/ Researchers working in ICAR/ SAUs/ KVKs/ CAUs/ Fisheries Departments/ Deemed Universities/ Administrators/ Managers may apply for this training programme.

Important dates

Last date receipt of application                          : September 15, 2017
Intimation of selection                                         : September 16, 2017
Confirmation of participation by candidates   : September 20, 2017

Contact Address

Course Director:

Dr. Gangadhara Gowda
Professor and Head, Dept. of AEM &
Head of Division (Fisheries Science)
Cell: +91 97414 79589
E-mail: ggaem25@gmail.com

Course Co-ordinators:

Dr. H.R.V. Reddy
Cell: +91 9448147335
E-mail: hrvreddy@yahoo.co.in

Dr. Lakshmipathi M.T.
Associate Professor
Cell: +91 99451 45452
E-mail: drlakshmipathi@gmail.com

Dr. A.T. Ramachandra Naik
Associate Professor
Cell: +91 99169 24084
E-mail: atrnaik@gmail.com

Dr. Shivakumar M.
Cell: +91 99457 83906
E-mail: shivakumarmagada@gmail.com