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INDACON 07-09 March 2019, NIOT, Chennai

Advances in Coastal Research with Special Reference to Indo Pacific-2019 (AdCoRe IP-2019) during 17-19 Dec 2019, NCCR, Chennai

Brochure of International symposium on Advances in Coastal Research with special reference to Indo Pacific AdCoRe IP-2019

NIOT has won the NRDC National Meritorious Invention Awards - 2018 for the “Underwater Remotely Operated Vehicle for Polar and Shallow Water Research”. Congratulations to the DST team under the leadership of Dr. G.A.Ramadass, Group Head, DST, NIOT.

"SAVe competition PROGRAMME SCHEDULE 2019"

Workshop of Indian Coastal Ocean Radar Network

BRAQCON-2019 - World Brackishwater Aquaculture Conference

ICAR - Central Institute of Brackishwater Aquaculture (ICAR - CIBA) and Coastal Aquaculture and Fisheries (SCAFi) are jointly organizing "World Conference on Brackishwater Aquaculture" (BRAQCON 2019) during 22-25 January 2019 at CIBA Chennai. The theme of conference is "Brackishwater Ecosystem, Aquaculture, Food Security and Societal Development. This conference is expected to bring together over 500 Indian and overseas stakeholders including researchers from research institutions, university, academia, policy makers, aqua farmers, Govt. official, seafood exporters, aquaculture corporate and private sector stakeholder.

video of Successful Launching of CRV Sagar Tara on 25th Dec 2018

New Lease of Life - NIOT has designed two 900-tonne offshore 'steel' reefs to restore 3km of beach in Puducherry


The National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT) was established in November 1993 as an autonomous society under the Ministry of Earth Sciences, Government of India. NIOT is managed by a Governing Council and the Director is the head of the Institute. The major aim of starting NIOT under the Ministry of Earth Sciences, is to develop reliable indigenous technology to solve the various ...


  • To develop world class technologies and their applications for sustainable utilization of ocean resources.
  • To provide competitive, value added technical services and solutions to organizations working in the oceans.
  • To develop a knowledge base and institutional capabilities in India for management of ocean resources and environment.