Course Curricula


MS in Aquaculture consists of three semesters (duration of each semester is 6 months). First two semesters for course works and third semester is for doing research and writing thesis.

 

July-December Semester

Credits

A

Compulsory Courses: 4 x 2 = 8 Credits

 

 

AQ 501: Advanced Freshwater Aquaculture

2

 

AQ 503: Aquatic Animal Health Management

2

 

AQ 505: Aquafarm Operation

2

 

AQ 507: Advanced Aquaculture Feed Technology

2

B

Elective Courses (any two): 2 x 2 = 4 Credits

 

 

AQ 517: Advanced Mariculture

2

 

AQ 519: Culture of Fish Food Organisms

2

 

AQ 521: Advanced Fish Parasitology

2

 

AQ 523: Sustainable Aquaculture and Climate Change

2

 

FM 507: Water Quality and Environmental Impacts

2

 

STAT 529: Methods of Biostatistics

2

C

AQ 502: Research Work

3 (S/U)

 

Total

15

 

 

 

 

January-June Semester

 

A

Compulsory Courses: 4 x 2 = 8 Credits

 

 

AQ 509: Advanced Coastal Aquaculture

2

 

AQ 511: Integrated Aquaculture

2

 

AQ 513: Aquaculture Nutrition

2

 

AQ 515: Advanced Fish Pathology

2

B

Elective Courses (any two): 2 x 2 = 4 Credits

 

 

AQ 525: Ornamental Fish Culture

2

 

AQ 527: Mangrove Aquaculture

2

 

AQ 529: Fish Immunology

2

 

AQ 531: Geographical Information System (GIS) in Aquaculture

2

 

FT 525: Project Design and Management

2

 

FBG 509: Fish Breeding and Stock Improvement

2

C

AQ 502: Research Work

3 (S/U)

 

Total

15

 

 

 

 

Research Semester (10 Credits)

Credits

A

AQ 502: Research Work

2

B

AQ 504: Thesis Evaluation

5

C

AQ 506: Thesis Defense

3

 

Total

10

 

 

 

 

Grand Total

40