IIT Kharagpur crop production technology syllabus
Aquacultural Engineering and Technology
Introduction to Aquaculture, Aquiculture, Mariculture, Pisciculture etc.
Morphological and anatomical features of the commercially important finand shell-fishes. Techniques of induced breeding and hatchery
management. Different aquaculture techniques – carp culture,prawn culture,
pearl culture, cage & pen culture, raft/rope culture etc. Applications of
aquaculture – Water treatment through aquaculture, Integrated
aquaculture, Aquaponics, Sea ranching etc.Site selection for aquacultural
farms, microlevel survey, types of ponds, design of dykes, tide-fed prawn
farm, pump-fed farms. Pump selection for aquacultural farms, Aerators,
Feeders, Filters, Hatcheries.
Water Quality Management