University Governing Council
As per the KUFOS 1st Statute the Governing Council shall be reconstituted in every four year. In exercise of the Powers conferred under clause 72(1) Chapter II of KUFOS Statute Hon’ble Chancellor of KUFOS has reconstituted the Governing Council of KUFOS vide Notification No. GS3-3255/2020 dated 19.04.2021 as the term of former Governing Council expired on 23.11.2020. Hence the constitution of the 3rd Governing Council of Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies is hereby notified w.e.f. 19.04.2021 with the following members.
I.the Vice Chancellor
II.the Pro Vice Chancellor
III.the Secretary to Government, Fisheries Department or an officer not below the rank of Joint Secretary of the Fisheries Department nominated by him.
IV.the Secretary to Government, Higher Education Department or an officer not below the rank of Joint Secretary of the Department of Higher Education, nominated by him.
V.the Secretary to Government, Finance Department or an officer not below the rank of Joint Secretary of the Finance Department nominated by him.
VI.the Law Secretary or an officer not below the rank of Joint Secretary nominated by him.
VII.the Dean of all faculties
- The Dean, Faculty of Fisheries Science
- The Dean, Faculty of Ocean Science & Technology
- The Dean, Faculty of Fisheries Management
- The Dean, Faculty of Fisheries Engineering
i)Each teacher elected from each faculty by a single transferrable vote from among the Heads of the Departments and the teachers of the University Faculty; of whom at least one shall be a woman and their order shall be in the English alphabetical order of the faculty.
a)The Faculty of Fisheries Science – Vacant
b)The Faculty of Ocean Science & Technology – Vacant
c)The Faculty of Fisheries Management – Vacant
d)The Faculty of Fisheries Engineering – Vacant
ii)One member elected by voting from the full-time regular students in the University
Shri.Muhammed Shibily L.F.
i)two members of the Legislative Assembly, as nominated by the Government :Vacant
ii)one representative of the Director General of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)
Dr. G. Venkateshwarlu
ADG (EQR), ICAR, New Delhi- 110012
iii)one representative from fishing community having knowledge in the field of Fisheries and Marine Studies, nominated by the Government : Vacant
iv)an Excellent Scientist in Ocean Studies, nominated by the Ministry of Geology
Dr. T. Srinivas Kumar
Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS)
(Ministry of Earth Sciences),
‘Ocean valley”, Pragathi Nagar
Nizampet (S.O.), Hyderabad – 500 090
v)one representative of Fish farmer, nominated by the Government :Vacant
vi)an eminent educationalist having expertise in the field of Fisheries and not below the rank of Professor, outside the University
Dr. N. Felix
Directorate of Incubation and Vocational Training in Aquaculture
Tamil Nadu Dr. J. Jayalalithaa Fisheries University
ECR, Muttukadu, Chennai – 603112
vi)one representative from the registered Fishermen Organization, nominated by the Government: Vacant
vii)one representative from the Fisheries Industry, nominated by the Government: Vacant
viii)a woman social worker : Vacant
The tenure of Governing Council shall be 4 years w.e.f. 19.04.2021.