The course in Oceanography deals with the
Physical and biological aspects of the ocean
And covers the study of ecosystem,
Geological and geophysical aspects of
Oceans; ocean waves, currents, plate
M. Sc. Oceanography and Coastal Area Studies.
M. Sc. Oceanography
M. Phil. Chemical Oceanography
M. Tech Ocean Technology
M. Sc. Marine Biology
10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Maths/Biology and followed by B. Tech. Or BSc in Zoology/ Botany/ Chemistry/ Fishery Science / Earth Science/ Physics/ Agriculture/ Microbiology/ Applied Sciences or equivalent or related subjects
Indian Institute of Information Technology Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
Indian Institute of Information Technology Kharagpur, West Bengal.
Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu
University of Science and Technology, Cochin, Kerala.
Mangalore University, Karnataka.
SKILLS REQUIRED FOR OCEANOGRAPHY
Communication skills. Oceanographers write reports and research papers.
Critical-thinking skills. Oceanographers base their findings on sound observation and careful evaluation of data.
Outdoor skills. Oceanographers may spend significant time outdoors.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES FOR OCEANOGRAPHY
Collecting and analyzing data from the ocean, ocean floor and atmosphere.
Examining life forms and matter in seawater.
Investigating hypotheses using statistical models.
Going on research expeditions.
Submitting research proposals to obtain grants.
Writing reports and research papers.