Diploma in Aquaculture
Faculty of Applied Sciences and Computing
- SPM - 3 Credits in the relevant subjects
- O Level - 3 Grade C in the relevant subjects
- UEC - 3 Grade B in the relevant subjects
- Certificate - Relevant Certificate accreditated by MQA
SPM Pass/ O Level Grade E (Pass)/ UEC Grade C in one relevant science subject AND English Language*
*Grade C and above in AELE0364 English Language conducted by TAR UC is accepted as having fulfilled the English Language requirement for applicants who fail English Language at SPM/O Level/UEC level.
This programme provides students with the scientific knowledge and skills in aquaculture and forms a link for those who wish to embark on a career in aquaculture industries. The programme covers a wide range of topics in aquaculture setup, water quality, system preparation, feed and nutrition, seed production and nursery, harvesting, aquaponics etc. This programme also offers hands-on practices, fieldwork, industrial visit and prepares graduates with aquaculture skills and techniques, as well as analytical skills in laboratories, leading to the professionalism in the area of aquaculture. Students will also be taught the fundamental of business and entrepreneurship to help the graduates to venture in aquaculture industries.