Central Island Agriculture Research Institute

Post Graduate Cell

Coordinator : Dr. T.Sujatha, Senior Scientist


Central Agricultural Research Institute is a premier institute engaged in research, extension, teaching and education. To facilitate use of the infrastructure by the M.Sc and Ph.D. scholars one Post Graduate Cell has been created. Every year the institute receives large number of application from various colleges and universities for seeking permission to undergo dissertation work under various disciplines from different Institute/ Universities at Mainland.


The guidelines for selection of the students for M.Sc dissertation work and Ph.D work have been finalized by the Council and are being displayed in the Institute website. The following Umbrella memorandum of understanding between ICAR-CIARI, Port Blair and following respective Universities were signed for the purpose of conducting research related to the thesis requirement of the students who are pursuing PG and PhD programme from the Island and Mainland.

Sl. No Name of Universities Date of Signing
1 West Bengal University of Agriculture & Fisheries Science, Kolkata 20th May, 2018
2 Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswa Vidyalaya, Nadia, West Bengal 20th July, 2018
3 Tamil Nadu Dr. J. Jayalalitha Fisheries University, Chennai 23rd October, 2018
4 Odisha University of Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar 26th November, 2018

The institute is also trying to establish MoU with the other Universities and Institutes located at mainland for the Ph.D. scholar who wants to carry out their research work at this institute


Guidelines for the students to conduct research for their degree programmes as trainees at ICAR institutions


Proceedings of the Doctoral Committee meeting held at CIARI, 16th April, 2013


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