Programme Name Bachelor of Science in Fisheries
Programme Description
The programme is three years full-time programme. Graduates will be equipped with technical expertise and research skills in area of aquaculture, offshore and inshore fisheries, postharvest preservation, fisheries biology, conservation and management and fisheries administration. The graduates will have acquired an education at a level that will equip them for employment, self-employment and lay the foundations for a lifetime of continuous learning and personal development.
Majors Fisheries
Minimum Requirement
a) Applicant must have passed Fiji Seventh Form Examination or equivalent with a minimum of 200 marks and pass (50%) in Math, English, Biology/Agriculture/ Chemistry and  any  one  from  the  following subjects such  as Biology/Agriculture/  Chemistry/Geography/Food & Nutrition Technology/Physics/Computer Science/Economics/Introduction to Technology/Technical Drawing/Accounting.  

b) The Applicants who have done Foundation Course with English,  Mathematics  and  Biology or Aquatic Biology (Trade Diploma in Aquaculture/Applied Fisheries Unit) or Agriculture Biology (Trade Diploma in Agriculture Unit) or Forest  Biology (Trade Diploma  in  Forestry Unit) or Chemistry are also eligible.  

c)Applicants with Diploma in Tropical Agriculture are also eligible to apply for admission.  

d)Applicants with qualification of Trade Diploma in Applied Fisheries/Trade Diploma in Aquaculture/Diploma in Applied   Fisheries Technology/Traden Diploma in Agriculture/Trade Diploma in Forestry/Trade Diploma in Agroforestry/Trade Diploma in Wood Processing and Value  Adding/Diploma in Tropical Forestry/Trade Diploma in Animal Husbandry/Diploma in Ocean Resources Management & Policy/ Diploma in Industrial Technology are also eligible to apply for admission.

e)Applicants with Higher Education Certificate in Fisheries are eligible for admission in first semester of second year of the B.Sc. in Fisheries programme. All the units of Higher Education Certificate in Fisheries except Industrial Attachment will be cross credited with the units of first year B.Sc. in Fisheries programme.

f)Applicants with Higher Education Diploma in Fisheries are eligible for admission in first semester of third year of the
programme. All the units of Higher Education Diploma in Fisheries except Industrial Attachment will be cross credited with the units of first and second year of B.Sc. in Fisheries programme.

g) Applicants may also be admitted to the programme who may not meet the requirement on the years of continuous education progression, but who are able to demonstrate their ability to succeed in the respective programmes on the basis of their maturity, work experience or prior learning and are 21 years of age.
Programme Type Bachelors Degree
Credit Points Required 360
Campus Koronivia
Duration 3
Estimated Tution Fees - Local (FJD) $12,677.00
Estimated Tution Fees - Regional $38,030.00
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