SHORT TERM TRAINING COURSES AT TFRI, JABALPUR

 

Tropical Forest Research Institute, Jabalpur established as a regional centre of Forest Research Institute and colleges, Dehra Dun in 1973 was upgraded in 1988, to a full fledged premier institute of the country under the Indian Council of Frestry Research & Education. The Campus of the institute spreads over an area of 109 ha with various laboratory facilities and amenities of residential complex, Kendriya Vidyalaya, student/ scientist hostels, rest houses, etc., besides an experimental are of 300 ha, situated only 8km away from the main campus.

 

The institute houses a central library for providing up-to date literature search. It has its own service branch to look after instruments and vehicles. A mini telephone exchange, bank, post office and dispensary are also located within the institute campus. Laboratories of the institute are equipped with sophisticated analytical instruments and are capable of addressing research problems related to forestry sector. All the research divisions are provided with computers for composing, data analysis and reprography. The institute houses SEM for morphological investigation at cell and tissue level, atomic absorption spectrophotometer for quantification of trace elements and heavy metals in plants and GC/HPLC for identification and quantification of bimolecules of economical and physiological value. New additions to the lab equipment include AFLP, thermal cycler, ultra centrifuge and deep freezer.

 

Course Fees

Sl. No. Name of Course Name of Division Apr May June July Aug sep

Oct

Nov Dec
1

Seed technology

Silviculture and JFM

  9-10              
2

Nursery and plantation technology

Silviculture and JFM

    27-28            
3

Ethnobotany - with reference to tribal and rural people of central India

Biodiversity and sustainable Management

          13-14      
4

Biodiversity conservation 

Biodiversity and sustainable Management

  22-23              
5

Clonal propagation

Genetics and Plant Propagation

10-12                
6

Genetic improvement of trees

Genetics and Plant Propagation

    12-13            
7 Molecular marker analysis Genetics and Plant Propagation       12-13          
8 Agroforestry Agroforestry 24-25                
9 Eco restoration of wastelands Ecology and Rehabilitation               20-22  
10 Management of insect pests in nurseries Forest Entomology       25-27          
11 Management of insect pests in plantation Forest Entomology             8-10    
12

Cultivation and utilization of medicinal and aromatic plants

Non Wood Forest Produce

        22-24        
13 Strategies for production, processing and development of bio fuels Non Wood Forest Produce               13-15  
14 Bio-fertilizers Forest Pathology             10-11    
15 Mushroom cultivation Forest Pathology                

4-6

Upcoming short term training courses

  1. Training on  components of integrated pest management and their application  - 19th - 21st Sept., 2016
  2. One Week Course, Training on Instrumentation- September 26 - 30, 2016
  3. Short term training programme on Taxonomy of Plant Kingdom - 3-7th October 2016
  4. Training on statistical applications in entomological and other biological experiments - 13 to 15th October., 2016
  5. Training on Collection, identification and storage of insect specimens - 16 to 18 November, 2016
  6. Short term training programme on Taxonomy of Animal Kingdom - 5-9th December 2016

 

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