Welcome To NBFGR

The National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources (NBFGR) was established in December 1983 in a rented premises at Allahabad under the aegis of Indian Council of Agricultural Research to undertake research related to the conservation of fish germplasm resources of the country. The Bureau’s permanent infrastructure was developed at Canal Ring Road, Telibagh, Lucknow, U.P in 1999 comprising an administrative block, laboratories, farm and residential complex covering an area of 52 acres. The Institute's vision is assessment and conservation of fish genetic resources for intellectual property protection, sustainable utilization and posterity.

Mission & Vision

Collection, Cataloguing and documentation of fish genetic resources using operational strategies of partnership and cutting edge technologies.

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Exploration, characterization and cataloguing of fish genetic resources., Maintenance and preservation of fish genetic resources for conservation andutilization of prioritized species.

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Salient Achivements

The Institute has emerged as a Centre of Excellence for research on fish genetic resource management and has made significant contributions...

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Dr Kuldeep Kumar Lal, Director, ICAR-NBFGR.

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  • National Technology Day Celebrations at ICAR-CIFT

    National Technology Day was celebrated on 11thand 12th of May 2017 at ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, Cochin. The two day programme commenced with the Inaugral session by the Dr. C N Ravishankar, Director, ICAR-CIFT who emphasized the

  • Secretary, Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries, GOI visited ICAR-CIFT

    Shri Devendra Choudhary, IAS, Secretary, Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying and Fisheries (AHDF), Govt. of India accompanied by Dr. S. Karthikeyan, IAS, Director, Deptt. of Fisheries, Govt. of Kerala visited ICAR-CIFT, Cochin on 22 July, 2017.