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 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.
Our industry contacts enable great employment prospects. Typically over 50% Β of our 3rd year students return from work placements to sit their final exams with jobs already secured for graduation.
Lecturer – Fisheries Studies
“I am particularly interested in what makes fish βtickβ β their diversity and physiology.”
Fisheries Enforcement Officer; Ornamental Fish Farmer; Fish Farmer in Africa; Angling Journalist; Science Teacher; Salmon Farmer in Scotland; Coarse Fishery Manager; Product Developer; Research Technician; Ornamental Pond Designer…
The Aquatic Research and Conservation Centre, a purpose built teaching facility unrivalled in the UK; Salmonid Rearing and Trials Centre; Beautiful one-hectare fishing lake; Fully-equipped laboratories…