Welcome to NCAOR

National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research (NCAOR) is India’s premier R&D institution responsible for the country’s research activities in the polar and Southern Ocean realms.

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Scientific Research at NCAOR

Polar

The Geoscientific Programmes at NCAOR seek to carry out a systematic geoscientific survey of the Ocean realm around India.

Polar

The mandate of NCAOR is currently confined to the exploration of gas hydrate occurrences within the EEZ as well as Multi-metal hydrothermal mineralisation in the Indian ridge area.

Polar

Glacial - interglacial climatic variations at Schirmacher Oasis ...

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