The campus was initially started in the year 2000, and it located at Port Blair, the picturesque capital of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. It has sophisticated laboratory facilities equipped with latest equipments for field investigations in ocean related sciences. These facilities are to impart education and training to the students of Marine Biology and Coastal Disaster Management and for carrying out R & D activities in and around islands and other parts of India.
This campus consists of the following Departments:
Department of Ocean Studies and Marine Biology
Department of Coastal Disaster Management
The Departments in the campus has the following basic and sophisticated equipments for teaching and research.
i. Hydrolab – Quanta
ii. Ultracentrifuge, Laminar air flow, Rotary evaporator
iii. Water and Sediment Samplers and Plankton Nets
iv. Side Scan Sonar and Total Organic Carbon Analyser
v. UV Spectrophotmeter – Double Beam
vi. Remote Sensing and Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
vii. Current Meter
viii. Resistivity Variometer and Resistivity Imaging System
ix. SIR 2000 Ground Penetrating Radar
x. Seismograph – Underground field Seismic Imaging System – 12 Channel.
xi Electromagnetic Sounder
xii Automatic Weather Station
xiii Differential Global Positioning System (DGPS)
Contact Details :
Dr. P. M. Mohan
Post Bag No.26,Junglighat
Port Blair - 744 103, Andamans
Ph : 03192-213086/213126 , 03192-261566/261600