Guru Angad Dev Veterinary And Animal Sciences University
ਗੁਰੂ ਅੰਗਦ ਦੇਵ ਵੈਟਨਰੀ ਐਂਡ ਐਨੀਮਲ ਸਾਇੰਸਜ਼ ਯੂਨੀਵਰਸਿਟੀ

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College of Fisheries

Faculty Detail

Dr. Prabjeet Singh

Designation: Assistant Professor (Fisheries)
Contact Address:Department of Fisheries Resource Management, College of Fisheries, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary & Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana – 141 004
Telephone : 0161-2414061
Mobile: 8289027508,

Academic Credentials

  • B. F. Sc.
  • M. F. Sc. (Fisheries Science)
  • Ph. D. (Fisheries Resource Management)

Teaching and Other Appointments

Fresh Water Aquaculture, Resource Management, Taxonomy of Shell and Finfish, Fin and shell fish breeding, Population dynamics and Stock Assessment, Limnology, Marine Fisheries, Fisheries Regulations, Fish Biology

Other Appointments

  • Fish Farm Manager(2014-2017)
  • Chairman College Placement Committee
  • Member Secretary College Extension Committee
  • Member College Academic Affairs Committee
  • Member Secretary College Disciplinary Committee
  • Member Anti-Ragging Squad
  • Incharge Water Quality Lab

Area of Research Interests

Immunomodulation in Fin and Shell Fish, Hydrobionts and their commercialization, Collagen and Gelatin from Fish waste, Aquatic Resource Management using GIS and Remote sensing, Aquaculture Packages and Practices, Development of complete package of practices for brackish water shrimp farming in Inland Saline waters of Punjab, Screening of herbal plants for immunomodulation in fishes, Stock assessment and population dynamics studies of reservoirs of Punjab, Fish biodiversity of water bodies of Punjab, Pollution studies of water bodies of Punjab with fish as a biomarker with emphasis on heavy metal and pesticide pollution.

Ongoing Projects

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Funding Agency

Year of Start


Ecological survey of salt affected areas of South West Districts for developing inland saline water aquaculture in Punjab





Research Honour’s /Awards

  • Recipient of the Junior Young Scientist Award by Society of Biological and Rural Development.
  • Received UGC Junior Research Fellowship (JRF) and Senior Research Fellowship for Ph.D.
  • Recipient of International Fellowship from Thai Government to pursue research in Prince of Songkla University, Thailand.
  • Appreciation certificate as “Outstanding Performer” in 21 days winter School held at CIFT, Kochi (5th to 25th, January,2018)

No. of Publications

Research: 20Extension: 18Books: 04Manuals: 02


  • Kaur S, Singh P and Hassan S.S.2018. Studies on Gonado-somatic index (GSI) of selected fishes of River Sutlej, Punjab. Journal of Entomology and Zoology Studies. 6: 1274-1279. (NAAS: 5.53)
  • Kaur S and Singh P. 2017. Seasonal Variations in Water Quality Parameters of River Sutlej around Ludhiana as Affected by Pollution. Research Journal of Agricultural Sciences.8:324-328. (NAAS: 4.54)
  • Kaur N and Singh P. 2017. Gonadosomatic Index (GSI), Gastrosomatic Index (GaSI), Hepatosomatic Index (HSI) and Condition Factor (K) of Selected Cyprinid Fishes of River Sutlej in Response to Pollution. Research Journal of Agricultural Sciences.8:294-299. (NAAS:4.54)
  • Kaur S and Singh P .2017. Studies on plankton diversity of River Sutlej, Punjab. Journal of Entomology and Zoology Studies. 5: 620-628.(NAAS:5.53)
  • Singh P and Benjakul S. 2017. Extraction and characterisation of gelatin from the skin of striped catfish (Pangasianodon hypophthalmus) and studies on its colour improvement. African Journal of Biotechnology.16:1-9.
  • Kumari A, Ansal M.D, Singh P & Holeyappa S.A.2017. Evaluation of Aquaculture Units Established in Salt Affected Areas of District Sri Muktsar Sahib, Punjab. Indian Journal of Ecology. 44(3): 632-636 (NAAS:4.96).
  • Datta S.N, Dhawan A, Ansal M.D, Singh P and Holeyappa S.A.2016. Prospects and Constraints of Pangas Catfish Culture in Punjab-A Case Study. Indian journal of Ecology. 43:900-902. NAAS:4.96)
  • Singh P and Benjakul S.2011. Isolation and characterization of collagen extracted from the skin of striped catfish (Pangasius hypophthalmus).Food Chemistry. 124 :97-105. (NAAS:10.53)
  • Singh P, Maqsood M, Samoon M.H, Phulia V.K, Danish M and Chalal R S. 2011. Exogenous supplementation of papain as growth promoter in diet of fingerlings of Cyprinus carpio. International Aquatic Research. 3: 1-9.
  • Maqsood M, Samoon M.H and Singh P. 2009. Immunomodulatory and growth promoting effect of dietary levamisole in Cyprinus carpio fingerlings against the challenge of Aeromonas hydrophila. 5 (2), 111-120. (NAAS:6.48).