Research Institutes in Andaman

Updated on: May 15, 2013
These are the following research institutes in Andaman & Nicobar Island are the following:
  1. Central Agricultural Research Institute
  2. Regional Medical Research Centre Institute (ICMR)
Central Agricultural Research Institute

Central Agricultural Research Institute intend to provide a research base to conduct the productivity of important agri-horticulture, livestock and fisheries of Andaman, to build appropriate plans for conservation of natural resources and their long term usage.

Central Agricultural Research Institute falls under Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR).

Moreover, this particular institute also standardizes technologies for animal health coverage and also standardizes the techniques for capture and culture fisheries including coastal aquaculture.

Undergoing research projects at Central Agricultural Research Institute;
  • Social Science
  • Animal Science Division
  • Fisheries Science
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Horticulture and Forestry
  • Field Crops
There are several externally funded research projects being conducted at the institute.

Regional Medical Research Centre, Port Blair (ICMR)

Post Box no.13, Port Blair-744101
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Phone: 91-3192-251158, 251159
Fax: 91-3192-251163
E-mail: [email protected], [email protected]

Central Agricultural Research Institute
P.B.No.181, Port Blair-744 101, Andaman & Nicobar Islands
Phone: 250436, 251068(Off), 233370, 233281(Res)
EPABAX: 250234(Off), 250340(Res), 250239
Fax: 03192-251068/233281

Regional Medical Research Centre Institute (ICMR)

Regional Medical Research Centre Institute is located at Port Blair in Andaman & Nicobar Islands, a permanent institute of the Indian Council of Medical Research, conducts numerous research subjects revolved on diseases and health related topics relevant to Andaman & Nicobar Islands with special stresses more on the health problems of indigenous primitive tribes.

Regional Medical Research Centre falls under Indian Council of Medical Research.

The special area for research in this institute is ‘Leptospirosis’. For this very research, a Centre has been designated in the name of National Reference Centre for ‘Leptospirosis’ in India. It is also the WHO Colloborative Centre for Diagnosis, Reference, Research and Training in Leptospiosis.

Courses offered by Central Agricultural Research Institute
  • PhD in Microbiology & Entomology
  • Training in Undergraduate and Post Graduate courses in Microbiology, Biotechnology and Molecular Biology
  • Custom training for deserving candidates
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