The Central Institute of Fisheries Technology (CIFT) set up in 1957 is the only national center in the country where research in all disciplines relating to fishing and fish processing is undertaken. The institute started functioning at Cochin in 1957. Research centers function at Veraval (Gujarat), Visakhapatnam (AP) and Mumbai (Maharashtra). The institute functions with the following mandate: Basic and strategic research in fishing and processing. Design and develop energy efficient fishing systems for responsible fishing and sustainable management Development of implements and machinery for fishing and fish processing. Human resource Development through training, education and extension.
The following is the list of articles by scholars from Central Institute of Fisheries Technology that are published in OMICS International journals.