%0 Journal Article
	%A A. Vinay and  Mary Josephine and  Shreesha. S. Rao and  Dhande Kranthi Kumar and  J. Nandini
	%D 2016
	%J International Journal of Educational and Pedagogical Sciences
	%B World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology
	%I Open Science Index 118, 2016
	%T Fisheries Education in Karnataka: Trends, Current Status, Performance and Prospects
	%U https://publications.waset.org/pdf/10005584
	%V 118
	%X This paper looks at the development of Fisheries education in Karnataka and the supply of skilled human capital to the sector. The study tries to analyse their job occupancy patterns, Compound Growth Rate (CGR) and forecasts the fisheries graduates supply using the Holt method. In Karnataka, fisheries are one of the neglected allied sectors of agriculture in spite of having enormous scope and potential to contribute to the State's agriculture GDP. The State Government has been negligent in absorbing skilled human capital for the development of fisheries, as there are so many vacant positions in both education institutes, as well as the State fisheries department. CGR and forecasting of fisheries graduates shows a positive growth rate and increasing trend, from which we can understand that by proper utilization of skilled human capital can bring development in the fisheries sector of Karnataka.
	%P 3423 - 3427