Valmynd Leit

Fisheries Science

This programme is taught in Icelandic

Fisheries. Photo: Daníel Starrason.

The BS programme in Fisheries Science provides an interdisciplinary basis that is useful for working with management or for further studies. The programme features basic courses in business and applied science subjects. Special courses in the programme focus on marine ecology, fishery and processing of fish, marine science and aquaculture.

Emphasis is placed on collaboration with companies in the field and institutes conducting research in marine and fishery science.

The aim of the study is to provide students with a sound basis of knowledge for work in fisheries and the seafood industry on completion of studies while also providing a broad foundation for further study.




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University of Akureyri

Nordurslod 2         600 Akureyri, Iceland         S. + 354 460 8000 

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