Being an institution that comes under minority status and the geography of a coastal belt where the college is located, the undergraduate Programme offered by the department namely B.Sc. Aquaculture is the best of its kind helping in the career attainment and/or self employability of the students. The area of the College is thickly populated with fishermen community or people depending on fishing as their livelihood and so also are a lion part of student clan of the department.
Renowned fishery scientist late Dr. K.H. Alikunhi, Ex. Director, Central Institute of Fisheries Education (CIFE) and former consultant to FAO and a native of Eriyad took active interest in instituting the department and beginning of B.Sc. Course in Aquaculture. The Department was established in 1995. The course got permanent affiliation as regular programme in 1998. The course was restructured in 2009 under choice based credit and semester system (CCSS). Yet another revision of syllabi occurred in 2014 at the time of introduction of CUCBCSS system by the affiliating University.
|B. Sc. Aquaculture||6 Semesters||+2 or equivalent|