Sustainable Aquaculture

Advanced Diploma - Sustainable Aquaculture
Skills and Interests

You want to feed the world through sustainable and healthy food production.

Work Environment

Marine and freshwater fish farms, hatcheries

Government agencies

Research institutes

Program Location:

Marine Institute Campus, Ridge Road (St. John's)

Program Length:

One year

Courses:

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Practical Experience:

One work term

Application Deadline:

Fall Admission:  Fall entry only. Application acceptance is ongoing. This program does not accept applications for the winter or spring semesters.

Program Description

Aquaculture has been identified as an important economic priority for the Canadian and provincial governments. Currently, there's a large demand for leaders and managers in the aquaculture sector across Canada and around the world.

Program Structure

This one-year program consists of two in-class semesters and a 13- week work term.

Admission Requirements

An appropriate bachelor's degree, a three-year diploma of technology or a combination of work experience and formal education acceptable to the Admissions Committee.

What Alumni Say

"The program provides a wide range of hands-on and classroom experiences in a communal, family-like setting; preparing students to make valuable contributions to the field of aquaculture and to support this vital method of food production.”

- Max Licker
MI Graduate