University of Stirling

University of Stirling

Aquatic Pathobiology

The Institute of Aquaculture is one of a handful of institutions worldwide wholly devoted to aquaculture science. Our goal is to develop and promote sustainable aquaculture and in pursuit of this carry out research across most areas of aquaculture science including: Reproduction and genetics; health management; nutrition; environmental management; aquaculture systems and international development.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply.

Course modules

Foundation modules: Principles of aquaculture; aquaculture production.
Advanced modules: Aquaculture diseases & diagnosis; aquaculture disease treatment.

Assessment methods

The assesment methods are based on a research project that is graded on your activities during the project, your dissertation and a seminar presentation made in front of your peers, supervisors and examiners. The dissertation is examined by Aquaculture and external examiner.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 15,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Block-release September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Block-release September 2016 GBP 15,900 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
MSc Block-release September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Block-release September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Block-release September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Stirling Campus Stirling FK9 4LA Scotland

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Key information

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01786 467046