From collaborative studies with The National Trust on the diversity of fish stocks to an investigation into commercial feed alternatives for carp, find out about the Undergraduate and Postgraduate research we've been carrying out...
University Centre Sparsholt, based in Hampshire is recognised worldwide for its expertise in providing education in fishery, aquaculture and marine studies.
Our lecturing staff are known to be the experts in the industry and can often be found at conferences and industry forums discussing the latest techniques and their supporting research.
Students gain real industry experience on and off-site that is under-pinned by the high level of technical lecture content to prepare them for a range of careers or progression to courses at Master’s level.
Of our current 3rd year students (2015), 50% have returned from their work placements to sit their final exams with jobs already secured for graduation.
National Aquatics Training Centre based at Sparsholt
Strong industry links provide work placements
On-site facilities and student access to resources
Overall Satisfaction - National Student Survey 2014
The National Aquatics Training Centre, a purpose built teaching facility unrivalled in the UK; Salmonid Rearing and Trials Centre; Beautiful one-hectare fishing lake; Fully-equipped laboratories…