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Aquaculture and Marine Resource Management (Aquaculture and Marine Resource Management: Specialisation in Aquaculture )

Master (ISCED 2011 level 7)


Duration 4 semesters
Entry level Master
Cost € 2083 / Year

The MSc Aquaculture and Marine Resource Management (MAM) is a two year programme, which comprises of 120 credits (ECTS). The programme consists of various courses, an internship and a research thesis which are carried out within one of the three specialisations.

Structural components

Application procedure

To apply for admission to the MSc programme you have to submit several documents. This process is described step by step on the website of the Student Service Centre (SSC).


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Learning outcomes

It requires thorough knowledge and skills to maintain the biological, physical and chemical integrity of water bodies, animal physiology and insight in economic and social driving factors. The learning outcome of this specialisation is to design optimal and sustainable production of fish and other marine organisms in a global perspective.


Enrolment in an MSc programme at Wageningen University & Research requires:

  1. A BSc degree (or equivalent) in a field of science relevant to your selected programme
  2. A Grade Point Average (GPA) for this BSc of at least 70% of the maximum grade
  3. Fluency in English, both written and spoken

Relevant BSc programmes

Applicants should have a relevant BSc degree in animal science, aquatic science, biology, ecology, fisheries, marine science, environmental sciences or natural/technical sciences related to marine or aquatic environment or should have a Dutch bachelor's degree related to the topics mentioned above (see Dutch students below)

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