MSc in Aquatic Production and Veterinary Health

Programme Aims

The main objective of the programme is to give students training in the wide range of disciplines and skills necessary for the investigation, prevention and control of aquatic animal diseases. Students will gain an understanding of the biology, husbandry and environment of farmed aquatic species, in addition to specialist expertise in aquatic animal diseases. The graduates will be able to appraise aquaculture operations and contribute to management decision making. It is also intended to prepare students who later plan to pursue a PhD in the area of aquacultural science.