KMFRI undertakes a multidisciplinary Programme approach in research that is based on six research Programmes namely, Fisheries, Aquaculture research and development, environment and ecology, natural products and post harvest technology, socio-economics and information and data management. Two of these Programmes namely fisheries and aquaculture are core Programmes of the institute. Due to the government’s drive to promote fish farming under the Economic Stimulus Programme (ESP) as an economic enterprise in the country. This Annual report for the various programmes’ activities covers the 2010/11 FY i.e. from July 2010 – June 2011.