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A masters is awarded to students who have completed postgraduate level study in a specific field of study or area of professional practice while demonstrating a high level of mastery during the process.

Aquaculture and fisheries programs may focus on the aspects of breeding and raising fish and caring for marine plant life. These programs usually teach students about topics that include fish health, water quality, fish bioenergetics, invasive species, and aquatic engineering.

Europe is the sixth largest continent and includes 47 countries and assorted dependencies, islands and territories. It is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the south, Asia to the east, and the Atlantic Ocean to the West.

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Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Centre: Faculty of Marine Sciences Qualifications: Master's Degree in Sustainable Management of Fisheries Resources. Type: Master. Rama Sciences. ECTS Credit Hours: 25 ... [+]

Master's Degree in Sustainable Management of Fisheries Resources

Faculty of Marine Sciences

Degree: Master's Degree in Sustainable Management of Fisheries Resources

Type: Master

Branch: Science

ECTS Credit Hours: 25

Degree of presence: 40%

Total credits: 60

Curriculum

FISHING AND STRATEGIES OF SAMPLING AND ANALYSIS Compulsory Compulsory fishing economy BIOLOGICAL, AND FISH POPULATION PARAMETERS Mandatory Compulsory EVALUATION MODELS MANAGEMENT AND FISHERIES MANAGEMENT Compulsory MODELS AND ECOSYSTEM CONSERVATION STRATEGIES Compulsory Compulsory WORK EXPERIENCE Compulsory END OF MASTER [-]
Spain Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
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September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
1 year
Campus
University of Dubrovnik

The graduate study in Mariculture lasts two years, i.e. four semesters (120 ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, students acquire the academic degree of ... [+]

Mariculture

The graduate study in Mariculture lasts two years, i.e. four semesters (120 ECTS credits). Upon completion of the graduate study, the student acquires the academic degree of Master in Mariculture. Finishing the graduate study, a student can opt for the postgraduate study Applied Marine Science.

Career prospects in aquaculture are multiple and primarily involve the possibility of employment directly related to production, such as cultivation, maintenance, feeding, fishing, transportation etc., but also those related to the management of spawning and farming centres. Smaller farming facilities in aquaculture are mostly managed by one expert in charge of the complete farming process, including company and financial management. Practical experience worldwide indicates that graduate experts in aquaculture may find employment in numerous accompanying services to aquaculture production, starting from the supply of equipment and food, the consumer sales of fish and shellfish, through to consultancy in commercial enterprises and in state institutions. Upon completion of the graduate study in Mariculture students will have gained the skills required for independent work on the introduction of new species of aquatic organisms into commercial aquaculture production.... [-]

Croatia Dubrovnik
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1
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

The Master's Program - Management of Fish and Wildlife Populations covers different aspects of the management and conservation of fish and wildlife, including scientific ... [+]

Master's Program - Management of Fish and Wildlife Populations

Why is wildlife important to human life? How do we handle depleted populations? Become a student and help solve the problem!

The program covers different aspects of the management and conservation of fish and wildlife, including scientific theory and methods, as well as relevant laws and conventions at the international level. It includes obligatory courses, a Master’s thesis, and elective courses. The program targets both Swedish and international students, including students from developing countries. It is offered by the Department of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies, where approximately 55 researchers and Ph.D. students actively conduct research in the fields of fish and wildlife management, biological conservation, and aquaculture.... [-]

Sweden Umeå Alsike Alnarp
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August 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Universidade da Coruña

This Master has been designed to provide the student with advanced, specific and multidisciplinary training geared towards academic training, research and professionaliza ... [+]

Introduction

This Master has been designed to provide the student with advanced, specific and multidisciplinary training geared towards academic training, research and professionalization in Aquaculture. It will provide students with the basic knowledge, skills and skills that will enable them to design and carry out research in the field of aquaculture, design, manage and control marine and continental facilities, assess their environmental impact and respond to R & D & I of the sector, implementing strategies that allow the future development of the aquaculture industry.

Why study the degree

Aquaculture is a strategic sector of economic development for Galicia that needs more and more day-to-day human resources of high level of training. There are already organizations such as the Galician Institute for Training in Aquaculture (IGAFA) that feed the labor market of excellent aquaculture technicians to different degrees, but both the industry and the administration need higher graduates that can mainly be incorporated both in companies and in Different public institutions (technological centers, research centers, universities, etc.) to perform R + D + i tasks in Aquaculture.... [-]

Spain A Coruña
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1
September 2019
Full-time
3 semesters
Campus
University of Algarve

The course provides a unique training for aquaculture production and fisheries. Starting with a common base, fisheries specialists will become experts in the assessment, ... [+]

About

The course provides a unique training for aquaculture production and fisheries. Starting with a common base, fisheries specialists will become experts in the assessment, management, conservation and sustainable exploitation of living resources, while aquaculture specialists will become experts in a variety of production systems. Thesis projects are often developed through placements in industry settings.

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Portugal Faro
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1
October 2019
2 years
Campus
Norwegian University of Life Sciences NMBU

AQFood focuses on the production of aquatic food throughout the entire production and food supply chain, linking primary production including aquaculture and wild catch w ... [+]

AQFood focuses on the production of aquatic food throughout the entire production and food supply chain, linking primary production including aquaculture and wild catch with processing and distribution to the consumers in terms of quality and safety.

What can you use this qualification for? An increased demand for aquatic food in the world requires highly qualified candidates throughout the entire food chain. The growing aquatic food industry becomes more and more integrated, meaning that individual companies cover several parts of the entire value chain. What will you learn?

The program gives you a global understanding of the aquatic food production. You will learn about the entire value chain for aquatic food, from fishery and aquaculture throughout processing, distribution until the product reaches the consumer. The program is focusing on safety and quality, from sea to table.... [-]

Norway As
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1
August 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus