National Institute of Oceanography(NIO) – UPSC Prelims

National Institute of Oceanography(NIO):
  • NIO is an autonomous research organization established in 1966.It is one of the 37 constituent laboratories of the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi.
  • Focus: The principal focus of research has been on observing and understanding special oceanographic characteristics of the Indian Ocean.
  • Headquarters: Goa