Right to Information

Page updated on 05/07/2021


The Right to Information Act 2005 came into force for its enactment from 12th October 2005 to promote transparency and accountability in the working of every public authority in India. Under this act, we are committed to provide the following information on our website to every citizen of India.

 

(i)

Particulars of Organisation, Functions and Duties

(ii)

Powers and Duties of Officers and Employees

(iii)

Procedure followed in the decision making process, including channels of supervision and accountability

(iv)

Norms set by NIOT for the discharge of its function.

(v)

Rules, regulations, instructions, manuals and records, held by NIOT or under its control or used by its employees for discharge its function.

(vi)

Particulars of any arrangement that exists for consultation with, or representation by, the members of the public in relation to the formulation of its policy or implementation thereof.

(vii)

A statement of boards, council, committees and other bodies consisting of two or more persons constituted as its part or for the propose of its advice, and as to whether meetings of these boards, councils, committees and other bodies are open to the public, or the minutes of such meetings are accessible for public.

(viii)

Directory of the officers and employees of NIOT.

(ix)

Monthly Remuneration Received By Each of its Officers and Employees, Including the System of compensation.

(x)

Budget Allocated to NIOT and to each Agency under its control.

(xi)

The manner of executed of Subsidy Program.

(xii) 

Particulars of Recipients of Concessions, permits or authorization granted by NIOT.

(xiii)

Details in respect of the information available to or held by NIOT, reduced in an electronic form.

(xiv)

Particular of the facilities available to citizens for obtaining information including the working hours of a library or reading room, if maintained for public use

(xv)

The names, designations and other particulars of the Public Information Officers.

(xvi)

RTI Annual Return.

(xvii)

Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above.

   


While formulating the research and development programmes, stress is laid on development of applied technology and that the benefits of these will reach the society.

 

For detailed information please refer NIOT's Website http://www.niot.res.in

 
(i)

Particulars of Organisation, Functions and Duties

   
 
To develop world class technologies and their applications for sustainable utilization of ocean resources.
   
 
To provide competitive, value added technical services and solutions to organizations working in the oceans.
   
 
To develop a knowledge base and institutional capabilities in India for management of ocean resources and environment.

click to access the detailed Vision,Mission and Key Objectives.

Functions and Duties

The major aim of NIOT is to develop reliable indigenous technology to solve the various engineering problems associated with harvesting of non-living and living resources in the Indian Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), which is about two-thirds of the land area of India.

NIOT contributes to the nation in the areas of 

  • Ocean Energy and Desalination
  • Ocean Structures
  • Deep Sea Technologies
  • Ocean Acoustics
  • Marine Sensors System
  • Ocean Electronics
  • Ocean Science and Marine Biotechnology
  • Coastal Environmental Engineering
  • Ocean Observation Systems
  • Ocean/Coastal Research Vessels
 

(ii)Powers and Duties of Officers and Employees

(i) Powers and duties of officers (administrative, financial and judicial)


Administration
Director
Scientist

(ii) Power and duties of other employees


Administration Under Establishment and Personnel

(iii) Rules/ orders under which powers and duty are derived and


Administration Under Establishment and Personnel

(iv) Exercised

(v) Work allocation

 

NIOT carries its activities via following technology groups.

  • Ocean Energy and Freshwater
  • Ocean Structures and Island Desalination
  • Deep Sea Technologies
  • Ocean Acoustics
  • Marine Sensors System
  • Ocean Electronics
  • Ocean Science and Marine Biotechnology
  • Coastal Environmental Engineering
  • Ocean Observation Systems
  • Vessel Management Cell
  • Computer Maintenance Cell
  • Establishment and Personnel
  • Stores and Purchase Section
  • Finance and Accounts Section
(iii)

Procedure followed in the decision making process, including channels of supervision and accountability

iii.(a) Final decision making authority

Director is the chief executor and responsible for the day to day management of the activities of the Institute and overall administration in accordance with the Rules and Bye-laws and other instructions issued by the Governing Council from time to time. All the decisions relating to finance and administration are taken by him.

(iv)
Norms set by NIOT for the discharge of its function.

While performing the duties assigned to the different officers/staff, they exercise by and large the powers prescribed by the guidelines issued by the Government form time to time as well as those prescribed under different manuals, rules like General Financial Rules, Delegation of Financial Power Rules, Manual of Office Procedures, etc.

iv(a) Nature of functions/ services offered

To develop reliable indigenous technology to solve the various engineering problems associated with harvesting of non-living and living resources in the Indian Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), which is about two-thirds of the land area of India.

iv(b)Norms/ standards for functions/ service delivery

While performing the duties assigned to the different officers/staff, they exercise by and large the powers prescribed by the guidelines issued by the Government from time to time as well as those prescribed under different manuals, rules like General Financial Rules, Delegation of Financial Power Rules, Manual of Office Procedures, etc.

iv(c) Process by which these services can be accessed

Director, NIOT is to be contacted in matters related to function of NIOT or related services.

iv(d) Time-limit for achieving the targets

Time limit to achieve NIOT’s targets is outlined in RFD documents and/or Administrative Orders issued time to time by Ministry of Earth Sciences.

iv(e) Process of redressal of grievances

The grievances can be sent to the designated Grievance Officer

Timeline:

Acknowledgment of the Complaint: 3 working days

Redressal of the complaint: 60 Days

In case the complainant is not satisfied with redressal of his/her complaint, he/she can escalate unsettled grievance to the Director.

External grievances:

External grievances can be raised also through website contact page and RTI application.

View contact Page
 
(v)

Rules, regulations, instructions, manuals and records, held by NIOT or used by its employees for discharges its functions

The officers/staff of NIOT discharge their functions based on the guidelines issued by the Government from time to time as well as those prescribed under different manuals, rules like General Financial Rules, Delegation of Financial Power Rules, Manual of Office Procedures, etc.

V(a) Title and nature of the record/ manual /instruction.

The officers/staff of NIOT discharge their functions based on the guidelines issued by the Government from time to time as well as those prescribed under different manuals, rules like General Financial Rules, Delegation of Financial Power Rules, Manual of Office Procedures, etc

V(b) List of Rules, regulations, instructions manuals and records.

The officers/staff of NIOT discharge their functions based on the guidelines issued by the Government from time to time as well as those prescribed under different manuals, rules like General Financial Rules, Delegation of Financial Power Rules, Manual of Office Procedures, etc

No. of employees against whom disciplinary action has been

(i)      Pending for Minor penalty or major penalty proceedings


NIL

(ii)        Finalised for Minor penalty or major penalty proceedings

 

NIL

 
(vi)

Particulars of any arrangement that exists for consultation with or representation by, the members of the public in relation to the formulation of its policy or implementation there of

 

There is no provision to seek direct consultation/ participation of public or its representation formulation of policies of NIOT or its implementation. The policies after due process and with approval of the Governing Council of NIOT/the Government.

(vii)

A Statement of boards, council, committees and other bodies consisting of more persons constituted as its part or for the propose of its advice, and as the meetings of these boards, councils, committees and other bodies are open public, or the minutes of such meetings are accessible for public.

Custodian of documents:

  • Group Head of each technology group is custodian of the documents pertaining to the corresponding group.
  • Administrative Officer is custodian of the documents pertaining to Establishment and Personnel.
  • Respective Section Heads are custodians of the documents pertaining to Stores and Purchase (S&P) and Finance and Accounts (F&A).


 

The work of various programs/schemes being implemented by the Institute is carried out by the Governing Council headed by the Secretary, Ministry of Earth Sciences. The meetings of the Governing Council/any of the Committees constituted are not open to public. The minutes of such meetings are also not accessible to the public. The Governing Council consists of the following members:


1.
Dr.M.Rajeevan,
Secretary to Govt. of India
Ministry of Earth Sciences (Ex-Officio)

Chairman
From 7th December 2015

 

2.
Shri Vishvajit Sahay
Additional Secretary & Financial Adviser/
Joint Secretary & Financial Adviser,
Ministry of Earth Sciences (Ex-Officio)

Member

3.
Ms Indira Murthy
Joint Secretary,
Ministry of Earth Sciences (Ex-Officio)

Member

 

4.
Dr.P.S.Goel,
Chairman-SAC,NIOT &
Former Secretary, NIOT

Member
From 16th September 2016

 

5.
Dr. T. SRINIVASA KUMAR
Director, INCOIS, Hyderabad (Ex-Officio)

Member
 

6.
Dr.S.A.Sannasiraj
HOD, Ocean Engineering Department,
IIT-M,Chennai

Member
From 9th May 2018
till 20th February 2020

 

Dr.K.Murali
HOD, Ocean Engineering Department,
IIT-M,Chennai

Member
From 21st February 2020

 

7.
Dr.M.V.Ramana Murthy
Director, NCCR, Chennai (Ex-Officio)

Member
From 30th May 2017

8.
Programme Head (NIOT),
Ministry of Earth Sciences (Ex-Officio)

Permanent Invitee

9.

Shri. S.Anantha Narayanan,
Former Director, NPOL

Member
From 9th May 2018

10.

Dr.B.N.Suresh,
Former Director, ISRO

Member
From 9th May 2018

11.

Dr. G. A. Ramadass
Director, ESSO-NIOT, Chennai

Member Secretary
From 30th December 2020


Management Council

Designation

Name

Telephone
(Office)

E-mail
address

Director

Dr.G. A. Ramadass

6678 3303

ramadass@niot.res.in

Scientist G

Dr. Purnima Jalihal

6678 3350

purnima@niot.res.in

Scientist G

Dr.R. Venkatesan

6678 3535

venkat@niot.res.in

Scientist G

Dr.M.V.Ramanamurthy

6678 3586

mvr@niot.res.in

Scientist G

Dr.Dhilsha Rajapan

6678 3394

krd@niot.res.in

Scientist G

Mr.D. Rajasekhar

6678 3500

rajasekhar@niot.res.in

Scientist G

Dr.G. Latha

6678 3399

latha@niot.res.in

Scientist G

Dr. Tata Sudhakar

6678 3525

tata@niot.res.in

Scientist G

Dr RAMESH SETHURAMAN

6678 3379

sramesh@niot.res.in

Senior Administrative Officer

Mr SANKARA RAMASUBRAMANIAN

6678 3307

sankararaman.niot@gov.in

Joint Manager

Shri S. Krishnamohan

6678 3322

mohan@niot.res.in

(viii)

Directory of the officers and employees of the NIOT:

 

Directory of the officers and employees of NIOT can be accessed via following link
Employees Profile Page


(ix)

Monthly Remuneration Received By Each of its Officers and Employees,  including the System of compensation:

 

Basic Pay of the Officers/Staff of the NIOT is given below. In addition, the Officers/Staff are drawing admissible allowances per the order of the Government of India issued from time to time.



Name

Designation

Pay Level

Basic Pay

DR G A RAMADASSDirector14205600
DR PURNIMA JALIHALGroup Head - EFW & CEE, SCIENTIST-G14211800
DR M.V. RAMANA MURTHYGroup Head - OS, SCIENTIST-G14-
DR VENKATESAN RAMASAMYGroup Head - OOS, SCIENTIST-G14205600
DR DHILSHA RAJAPANGroup Head - MSS, SCIENTIST-G14205600
DR RAJASEKHAR DGroup Head - VMC, SCIENTIST-G14199600
DR LATHA GANESANGroup Head - OA, SCIENTIST-G14193800
DR TATA SUDHAKARGroup Head-OE,SCIENTIST-G & Scientist In-Charge, CMC14188200
DR BASANTA KUMAR JENASCIENTIST-G14188200
DR VIJAYA RAVICHANDRANGroup Head - SFD, SCIENTIST-G14188200
DR RAMESH SETHURAMANScientist-in-Charge DST,SCIENTIST-G14177400
DR PHANIKUMAR S V SScientist-InCharge,OS SCIENTIST-G14177400
MR RAJU ABRAHAMSCIENTIST-F13A176200
MR GOPKUMAR KUTTIKRISHNANSCIENTIST-G14153000
MR SANKAR MANISCIENTIST-F13A161300
MR DEEPAK CRSCIENTIST-F13A171100
DR VEDACHALAM NSCIENTIST-F13A161300
DR DHARANI GOPALGroup head - MBT SCIENTIST-F13A156600
MR RAMESH N RSCIENTIST-F13A152000
DR VENKATESAN GSCIENTIST-F13A156600
MR MUTHUKRISHNA BABU SSCIENTIST-F13A152000
MR MUTHUKUMARAVEL SSCIENTIST-F13A156600
DR N.V. VINITHKUMARSCIENTIST-F13A151290
MR MUTHUVEL PANAYANSCIENTIST-F13A152000
MR M PALANIAPPANSCIENTIST-F13A135000
MR SARAVANAN RAJENDRANSCIENTIST-F13A143300
MR SUBRAMANIAN ANNAMALAISCIENTIST-F13A143300
MR ARUL MUTHIAH MSCIENTIST-F13138371
MR SRINIVASAN RANGANSCIENTIST-E13142700
DR SATHIANARAYANAN DSCIENTIST-F13A147600
MS CHITHRA KRISHNASWAMYSCIENTIST-E13142700
MS MALARKODI ASCIENTIST-E13134500
MR SHIBU JACOBSCIENTIST-E13138500
MR SUSEENTHARAN VELUCHAMYSCIENTIST-E13138500
DR SUNDARARAJAN SRINIVASANSCIENTIST-E13134500
MR RAJESH SHIVASCIENTIST-E13134500
MR ARUNA KUMAR AVULASCIENTIST-E13 130600
MR RAMESH RAJUSCIENTIST-E13130600
MS AMUDHA KRISHNANSCIENTIST-E13130600
MR HARIKRISHNAN GSCIENTIST-E13130600
MS JOSSIA JOSEPH KSCIENTIST-E13130477
DR DHINESH GANAPATHYSCIENTIST-E13130600
MR MULLAI VENDHAN KSCIENTIST-E13130600
DR PRINCE PRAKASHSCIENTIST-E13126800
MR RAJKUMAR JANAKIRAMANSCIENTIST-E13126800
DR SANJANA M CSCIENTIST-E13126800
MR RAMASUNDARAM SSCIENTIST-E13126800
MR JANARTHANAN CSCIENTIST-E13126800
DR TAMSHUK CHOWDHURYSCIENTIST-E13126800
MR BALAJI DILLISCIENTIST-E13126800
MR PRASAD DUDHGAONKARSCIENTIST-E13126800
MS NIDHI VARSHNEYSCIENTIST-E13123100
DR SRIDHAR MUDDADASCIENTIST-E13126800
MR SAMSON PACKIARAJSCIENTIST-E13123100
DR PRANESH S BSCIENTIST-E13123100
MR ANBU ARAVIND GNANARAJSCIENTIST-E13123100
MR KIRAN A SSCIENTIST-E13123100
MR MANOJ VASUDEVANSCIENTIST-D12105900
MR BIREN PATTANAIKSCIENTIST-E13123100
MR BOLEM SRINIVASSCIENTIST-E13123100
MS BALA NAGA JYOTHISCIENTIST-D1299800
MR DEVENDER GUJJULASCIENTIST-D1288700
MR SELVA KUMAR MADASAMYSCIENTIST-D1288700
MR SREEDEV DEVARAJANSCIENTIST-D1288700
MR MURUGESH POTHIKASALAMSCIENTIST-D1291400
DR KALYANI MANTHRIPRAGADASCIENTIST-D1283600
MR SRINIVASA RAO SARIPALLISCIENTIST-D1286019
MR SUNDAR RANGANATHANSCIENTIST-D1283600
MR ASHWANI VISHWANATHSCIENTIST-D1283600
MR KESAVA KUMAR BSCIENTIST-D1283600
MS SHYAMALA VARTHINI DSCIENTIST-D1283600
MR THIRUMURUGAN KARUPPIAHSCIENTIST-D1183600
MR TRISHANU SHITSCIENTIST-D1283600
MR PRABHAKARAN KALIDASSSCIENTIST-D1283600
MR UMAPATHY ARUNACHALAMSCIENTIST-D1283600
MISS SAROJANI MAURYASCIENTIST-D1283600
MR TAVVA ABHISHEKSCIENTIST-D1283600
DR ANBU RAJAN LAWRENCESCIENTIST-D1283600
MR DOSS PRAKASH VITTALSCIENTIST-D1278800
MR ABHIJEET SAJJANSCIENTIST-D1278800
MR BISWAJIT HALDARSCIENTIST-C1171800
MR ANAND KISHORSCIENTIST-C1171800
MISS ANULEKHA MAJUMDARSCIENTIST-C1171800
MR T.S. KUMARSCIENTIST-B1057800
DR DILIP KUMAR JHASCIENTIST-B1057800
MR KRUPA RATNAMSCIENTIST-B1057800
MR S. RAGUMARANSCIENTIST-B1057800
MR HEMANT KUMAR MEENASCIENTIST-B1057800
RAHUL BHARTISCIENTIST-B1056100
SMT. ROSMY CHERIYANSCIENTIST-B1057800
MR GOWTHAMAN VALLUVANSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II876500
MR KARTHIKEYAN AVUDAIYAPPANSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II872100
MR MEENATCHI SUNDARAM ASCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II872100
MR VENGATESAN GOPALAKRISHNASAMYSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II872100
MS LATHA DAMODHARANSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MR SAJEEV KSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MS RAJESHWARI P MSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MR SUNDAR JESURAJ SABASTIONSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MS SASIKALA THANGAMANISCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MR RAGURAMAN GOVINDAN SCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MR RAMASUNDARAM KUTTHALINGAMSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MS THAMARAI PRAKASHSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MR VISHWANATH BILLAVARASCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MR SRIDHARAN RSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MR CHANDRAN VASUSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MR MUTHUKUMARAN DURAIRAJSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MR CHANDRASEKARAN ESCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MR NARASIMHA RAO Y VSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MR MURUGESAN MUNUSAMYSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II858600
MS JAYANTHI KANNAIYAHSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II8 58600
MR SURESH RUTHIRAKUTTISCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II858600
MR RAMESH KRISHNA MOORTHYSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II858600
MR SARAVANAN MANICKAMSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE II860400
MS MARY LEEMA THILAKAM JSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE I758600
MR KANTIPULI SUDARSANSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE I758600
DR SANTHANAKUMAR JAYAPALSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE I758600
MR THIRUNAVUKKARASU AYYADURAISCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE I758600
MR MAGESH PETER DHASSIAH PETERSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE I756900
MR ELANGOVAN SELVANATHANSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE I758600
MR MUTHUKUMAR CHINNASAMYSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE I755200
MR PANDURANGAN VISWANATHANSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE I755200
MR NAGARAJAN GSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE I755200
MR SUNDARAMOORTHI VSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE I755200
MR VENKATESAN KANDANSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE I755200
MR VADIVELAN ARUMUGAMSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE I755200
MR CHANDRASEKAR GOVINDANSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE I755200
MR SUNDARAVADIVELU NSCIENTIFIC OFFICER GRADE I755200
MR KARUPPASAMY MOOKANScientific Assistant753600
MR NAVEEN AScientific Assistant644900
MR JARPULA LAXMANScientific Assistant644900
MR PRAKASH TESIGANScientific Assistant643600
MR ASHOK KUMAR KTECHNICIAN GRADE B430500
MR JOTHI CHITHIRAVELTECHNICIAN GRADE B433300
MR JUNAID AHMED C M HANIFTechnician Grade B436400
MR CHARLES SATISH KUMAR SELVARAJTECHNICIAN GRADE B436400
MR V S SURESH TECHNICIAN GRADE B430500
MR PARMESWAR BTECHNICIAN GRADE B429600
MR RAJAN JAMES ALEXANDERTECHNICIAN GRADE B429600
MR SURESH KUMAR NANDAKUMARTECHNICIAN GRADE A224500
MR GOPALAKRISHNAN STECHNICIAN GRADE A224500
MR G. VELUTechnician-Grade-A221100
MR C. DHANARAJTechnician-Grade-A221100
MR M. CHANDRASEKARTechnician-Grade-A221100
MR G. DANDIS ANANDA KUMARTechnician-Grade-A221100
MR ELANCHEZHIYAN KRISHANANTechnician-Grade-A220500
MR SHEIK MEERAN MOHIDEENTechnician-Grade-A220500
MR M ATHIAMANTechnician-Grade-A221100
MR T. NAMBIRASANTechnician-Grade-A221100
MR D. RAJANTechnician-Grade-A221100
MR S. SARAVANANTechnician-Grade-A221100
MR S. RAVICHANDRANTechnician-Grade-A221100
MR D. MUTHURAJANTechnician-Grade-A221100
MR S. PALAIYAMTechnician-Grade-A220500
MR P. RAMESHTechnician-Grade-A221100
MR N. ANANDTechnician-Grade-A220500
MR S. SASIKUMARTechnician-Grade-A221100
MR SANKARA RAMASUBRAMANIANSenior Administrative Officer1174000
MR KRISHNAMOHAN SESHADRIJoint Manager982600
MS RATHIKUMARI RAMANKUTTYASSISTANT MANAGER766000
MS ANURADHA RAM KRISHNANASSISTANT MANAGER760400
MR GOPALAKRISHNAA S MCOORDINATOR GRADE IV760400
MS HEMAVATHI GOPALANSENIOR EXECUTIVE653600
MS VATCHALA KUPPURAMANSENIOR EXECUTIVE646200
MS LATHA THEAGARAJANSENIOR EXECUTIVE646200
MS A.S. VIJAYALAKSHMISenior Executive637600
MS I. SRILAKSHMISENIOR EXECUTIVE637600
MS K. LAKSHMISr Executive637600
MR M. VADIVELUSENIOR EXECUTIVE637600
MS NEETUJr Hindi Translator 635400
MS SONITHA S SARAFJunior Hindi Translator639900
MS VASANTHI KRISHNASWAMIExecutive559200
MS AHALYA G VExecutive533900
MR K. STALINExecutive531000
MS S. ISABEL DERICKS SELVAMExecutive531000
MS EASWARI CJunior Executive444800
MS VASANTHI SESHADRIJunior Executive448900
MR GURUPRASAD RAO SARANGAPANI RAOJunior Executive447500
MS LAVANYA NJUNIOR ASSISTANT227600
MS VIJAYALAKSHMI KARUNAKARANJUNIOR ASSISTANT227600
MS VAIDEHI LAKSHMIKANTHANJUNIOR ASSISTANT227600
MS JENITHA JULIETJUNIOR ASSISTANT223800
MR SULABH SRIVASTAVHindi Typist221700
MR R.MAHENDRANScientific Assistant635400
MR SALOMAN RAJ PMULTI TASKING STAFF132000
MR VINODH KUMAR MANIMULTI TASKING STAFF134000
MR JAYAPRAKASH PUNNIYAMOORTHYMULTI TASKING STAFF125600
MR AROKIA PRABHU LAWRENCEMULTI TASKING STAFF125600
MR ANANDAN KANDASAMYMULTI TASKING STAFF134000
MR PRADEEP GOPI PRADEEPMULTI TASKING STAFF125600
(x)

Budget Allocated to NIOT control

Scheme-wise Budget Estimates for 2019-20 (plan)


S.No

Particulars

Budget 2019-20 (Rs. in Crores)

A
O-Smart Scheme
1
Development of Technologies for Energy & Fresh Water

11.00

2
Development of Technology for Marine Sensor & Systems

1.30

3
Ocean Acoustics

0.50

4
Ocean Electronics

2.00

5
Ocean Science and Technology for Islands

9.65

6
Development of technologies for Offshore Structural components

7.91

7
Deep Ocean Mission

10.50

8
AUV and Deep Sea Mooring System

25.00

9
Operation & Maintenance of Research Vessels

49.89

10
Acquisition of two Coastal Research Vessels

31.90

11
Ocean Observation Network and HF RADAR

21.08

12
Scientific studies & technology development for exploration & extraction of Gas Hydrates

0.75

13
Geoscientific Studies of Exclusive Economic Zone - (EEZ)- East Coast Shallow Water

6.00

 
Total (A)

177.48

B
Core Grant
14
Manpower, Operational Expenses and Maintenance of NIOT

50.78

 
Total(A+B)

228.26

(xi)

The manner of executed of Subsidy Program.

There is no programme being executed by NIOT, which involve grant of subsidy to any person/Organization.

(xii)

Particulars of Recipients of Concessions, permits or authorization granted by NIOT.

The activities of the NIOT do not involve sanction for the grant of Concession/Permits/Authorization of any kind.

(xiii)

Details in respect of the information available to or held by NIOT, reduced in an form.

Location where available Website : http://www.niot.res.in
Publications :Click to View/Download
Annual Reports : Click to View/Download
Newsletter : Click to View/Download
Contact us page on website : Contact Us
Link to access Social media Pages: Facebook / Twitter

Details in respect of the information available to or held by NIOT is contained in the following web site:

S.No.

Organisation

Address

Name of website

1.

National Institute of Ocean Technology

Velachery-Tambaram Road, Pallikaranai
Chennai -600100

Phone :91+44-22462039
Fax      :91+44-22460275

Replies to questions asked in the parliament
NIOT provides information to MoES in response to questions asked in Parliament and/or Rajyasabha pertaining NIOT. Details can be found on the website of MoES. https://moes.gov.in/parliament
Result Framework Document (RFD)

NIOT follows result framework formulated by Ministry of Earth Sciences which publishes RFD document time to time on its website. https://moes.gov.in/rfd
(xiv)

Particular of the facilities available to citizens for obtaining information including the working hours of a library or reading room, if maintained for public use.

The desired information can be obtained by the general public from the following means, which are open from 0900 hrs to 1730 hrs (except holidays);

 
 
Name & location of the faculty Display board
 
Library
 
Display board
 
Visitor s room
 
Office Library
 
Facilitation Centre
 
Through Newsletter
 
Exhibitions
 
Notice Board
 
Website of NIOT
(xv)

The names, designations and other particulars of the Public Information Officer,Vigilance Officer and Grievance Officer.

National Institute of Ocean Technology has designated the following officers as  First Appellate Authority:-

 
Dr. G A Ramadass
First Appellate Authority

Director , NIOT
Velacherry-Tambaram Main Road, Narayanapuram, Pallikaranai,
Chennai - 600 100, Tamil Nadu, INDIA Tel.: 044-66783303
Email Id: ramadass@niot.res.in, ramadass.niot@gov.in

National Institute of Ocean Technology has designated the following officers as  Current Central Public Information Officer (CPIO), Vigilance Officer and Grievance Officer :-

Central Public Information Officer

Vigilance Officer

Grievance Officer

Shri.Prasad Dudhgaonkar,
Scientist-E
NIOT Chennai-600100, Tamil Nadu;
Tel: 044-66787091.

Dr.S.Ramesh,
Scientist-G
NIOT Chennai-600100, Tamil Nadu;
Tel: 044-66783388.

Dr.G.Latha,
Scientist-G
NIOT Chennai-600100, Tamil Nadu;
Tel: 044-66783399.

Earlier CPIO & FAAs

Earlier CPIO

Earlier FAAs:

Dr G A Ramadass,
Scientist-G,
NIOT, Chennai-600100, Tamil Nadu. (28 till Dec 2020)

Dr. Purnima Jalihal,
Scientist-G,
NIOT, Chennai-600100, Tamil Nadu (1st Oct 2020 to 21st Dec 2020)

Dr M A Atmanand,(retired)
Scientist-G,
NIOT, Chennai-600100, Tamil Nadu (8th Feb 2018 - 30th Sept 2020)

Form for specific information other than above:
The relevant provisions of the Act towards charging fee are as under:
 
1.
A request for obtaining information under Sub-section (1) of Section 6 shall be accompanied by an application fee of Rs.10.00 by way of cash against proper receipt,postal order or by demand draft in the name of the 'Accounts Officer, National Institute of Ocean Technology ' payable at Chennai.
   
2.
For providing the information under Sub-section (1) of Section 7, the fee shall be charged by way of cash against proper receipt,postal order or by Demand draft payable to the 'Accounts Officer, National Institute of Ocean Technology' at following rates:
 
a.
Rs.2.00 for each page (in A4/A3 size paper) created or copied
b.
Actual charge or cost price of a copy in larger size paper.
c.
Actual cost or price for samples or models; and
d.
For inspection of records, no fee for first hour; and a fee of Rupees 5.00 for each  fifteen minutes (or fraction thereof) thereafter.
   
3.
For providing the information under Sub-section (5) of Section 7, the fee shall be charged by way of cash against proper receipt,postal order or by Demand draft payable to the 'Accounts Officer, National Institute of Ocean technology' at following rates:
 
a.
For information provided on CD Rs.50.00 per CD; and
b.
For information provided in printed from at the price fixed for such publication or Rs.2.00 per page of photocopy for extracts from the publications.
   
The payment is required to be despatched to:
 

Shri.Prasad Dudhgaonkar,
(Central Public Information Officer)

NATIONAL INSTITUE OF OCEAN TECHNOLOGY,
NIOT Campus, Velachery - Tambaram Main Road,
Narayanapuram, Pallikaranai,
Chennai - 600 100,
Tamil Nadu, INDIA.


Phone: 6678 3300 (7091)
Fax: 6678 3335

Email Id: prasad@niot.res.in, prasad.niot@gov.in

 

Training of CPIO/APIO

1.Two day e-Training Programme on “Right to Information Act: 2005” during February 15-16, 2021 organised byNational Productivity Council (NPC) Jaipur  was attended by Shri. Prasad Vinayak Dudhgaonkar (CPIO) and Smt. Vansi Philomina (PJA). 

 

2.Two day Online Workshop on “Transparency Audit with respect of compliance under Section 4 of RTI Act, 2005” on May 20 & 21, 2020 by IRMRA was attended by Shri Prasad Vinayak Dudhgaonkar (CPIO).

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RTI Annual Return.

 
Right To Information Annual Return 2010 - 2011
Right To Information Annual Return 2011 - 2012
Right To Information Annual Return 2012 - 2013
Right To Information Annual Return 2013 - 2014
Right To Information Annual Return 2014 - 2015
Right To Information Annual Return 2015 - 2016
Right To Information Annual Return 2016 - 2017
Right To Information Annual Return 2017 - 2018
Right To Information Annual Return 2018 - 2019
Right To Information Annual Return 2019 - 2020
Right To Information Annual Return 2020 - 2021



   

Ministry / Department / Organization : National Institute of Ocean Technology, Chennai.
  : Ministry of Earth Sciences
Year : 2013-2014 (Apr 2013 - Mar 2014)
 

 

 

Annual Returns 2013-14

 

  Opening Balance as on 01.04.2013 No. of applications received as transfer from other PAs u/s 6(3) Received during the Year (including cases transferred to other Public Authority) No. of cases transferred to other Public Authorities Decisions where requests / appeals rejected Decisions where requests / appeals accepted
Requests 2 15 10 0 3 20
First Appeals 0 0 1 0 1 0
 
Amount of Charges Collected (in Rs.)
Registration Fee Amount Additional Fee & Any other charges Penalties Amount
100/- 750 0
 
No. of times various provisions were invoked while rejecting requests
Relevant Section of RTI Act 2005
Section 8 (1) Sections
a b c d e f g h i j 9 11 24 Others
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Ministry / Department / Organization : National Institute of Ocean Technology, Chennai.
  : Ministry of Earth Sciences
Year : 2012-2013 (Apr 2012 - Mar 2013)
 

 

 

Annual Returns 2012-13

 

  Opening Balance as on 01.04.2012 No. of applications received as transfer from other PAs u/s 6(3) Received during the Year (including cases transferred to other Public Authority) No. of cases transferred to other Public Authorities Decisions where requests / appeals rejected Decisions where requests / appeals accepted
Requests 0 10 18 0 1 25
First Appeals 0 0 2 0 0 2
 
Amount of Charges Collected (in Rs.)
Registration Fee Amount Additional Fee & Any other charges Penalties Amount
290/- 0 0
 
No. of times various provisions were invoked while rejecting requests
Relevant Section of RTI Act 2005
Section 8 (1) Sections
a b c d e f g h i j 9 11 24 Others
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
 
 

 


 


 




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Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above:



National Institute of Ocean Technology, Chennai
Ministry of Earth Sciences
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-April-2021 to 30-June-2021
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. G.A.Ramadass Director, Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.(Smt) Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Dhilsha Rajapan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. D. RajaSekhar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G. Latha Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Tata Sudhakar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Basanta Kumar Jena Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.(Smt) Vijaya Ravichandran Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.S.Ramesh Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.S.V.S.Phani Kumar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-January-2021 to 31-March-2021
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. G.A.Ramadass Director, Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.(Smt) Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Dhilsha Rajapan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. D. RajaSekhar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G. Latha Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Tata Sudhakar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Basanta Kumar Jena Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.(Smt) Vijaya Ravichandran Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.S.Ramesh Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.S.V.S.Phani Kumar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-October-2020 to 31-December-2020
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. G.A.Ramadass Director, Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.(Smt) Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Dhilsha Rajapan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Mr. D. RajaSekhar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G. Latha Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Tata Sudhakar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Basanta Kumar Jena Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.(Smt) Vijaya Ravichandran Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.S.Ramesh Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-April-2020 to 30-September-2020
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. M.A. Atmanand Director, Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.(Smt) Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G.A. Ramadass Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Dhilsha Rajapan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Mr. D. RajaSekhar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G. Latha Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Tata Sudhakar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Basanta Kumar Jena Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.(Smt) Vijaya Ravichandran Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.S.Ramesh Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-January-2020 to 31-March-2020
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. M.A. Atmanand Director, Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr.(Smt) Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G.A. Ramadass Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Dhilsha Rajapan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Mr. D. RajaSekhar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G. Latha Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Tata Sudhakar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Basanta Kumar Jena Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr(Smt) Vijaya Ravichandran Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-October-2019 to 31-December-2019
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. M.A. Atmanand Director, Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G.A. Ramadass Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Dhilsha Rajapan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Mr. D. RajaSekhar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G. Latha Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Tata Sudhakar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-July-2019 to 30-September-2019
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. M.A. Atmanand Director, Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G.A. Ramadass Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Dhilsha Rajapan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Mr. D. RajaSekhar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G. Latha Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Tata Sudhakar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-April-2019 to 30-June-2019
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. M.A. Atmanand Director, Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G.A. Ramadass Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Dhilsha Rajapan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Mr. D. RajaSekhar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G. Latha Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-January-2019 to 31-March-2019
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. M.A. Atmanand Director, Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G.A. Ramadass Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Dhilsha Rajapan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Mr. D. RajaSekhar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G. Latha Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-October-2018 to 31-December-2018
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. M.A. Atmanand Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G.A. Ramadass Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Dhilsha Rajapan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Mr. D. RajaSekhar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G. Latha Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-July-2018 to 30-September-2018
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. M.A. Atmanand Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G.A. Ramadass Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Dhilsha Rajapan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Mr. D. RajaSekhar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G. Latha Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-October-2017 to 31-June-2018
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. M.A. Atmanand Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G.A. Ramadass Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Dhilsha Rajapan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Mr. D. RajaSekhar Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G. Latha Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-July-2017 to 31-September-2017
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. M.A. Atmanand Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G.A. Ramadass Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Dhilsha Rajapan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-April-2017 to 31-June-2017
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. M.A. Atmanand Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G.A. Ramadass Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Dhilsha Rajapan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-January-2017 to 31-March-2017
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. M.A. Atmanand Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G.A. Ramadass Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-January-2015 to 31-December-2016
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. M.A. Atmanand Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. M.V. Ramanamurthy Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G.A. Ramadass Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Foreign/Domestic official tours of officials of the rank JS and above during the period 01-July-2012 to 31-December-2014
Name Designation Tour Details
Dr. M.A. Atmanand Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. Purnima Jalihal Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. M.V. Ramanamurthy Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. G.A. Ramadass Scientist - G Click here to Download/View
Dr. R. Venkatesan Scientist - G Click here to Download/View