How to study Master of Fishery Science in Abroad?


There are lots of opportunities for students who wish to pursue their master degree in fishery science abroad. Many universities and colleges provides masters degree in fishery science and those students who are financially sound can do heir further studies in Canada, USA, UK, Australia etc.

Students need to qualify the entrance examinations along with language test like TOEFL and IELTS for getting admission in foreign universities. The candidates need to really prepare well for these exams. A master’s degree in fisheries makes the students aware of the issues and problems related to fishing and aquatic resources worldwide. They develop skills which is necessary to manage and undertake research in the related area.

Application Procedure for doing Masters in Fishery Science

The candidates need to apply through online mode for doing their Masters Degree in Fishery Science abroad. The fees for the course application can be remitted through credit card or by money order. The amount remitted for the form is not refundable. The candidates need to attach the GRE test score along with the application form. Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores should be submitted by those students whose native language is not English. The application form of the international students should reach the authority in charge before three months to the beginning of the term.

Eligibility Criteria to apply for Master of Agriculture in Fishery Science

The minimum requirement for a student to apply for the master’s degree in fisheries is a bachelor’s degree in fisheries or zoology or related subjects. The candidates with a second class honors degree are considered eligible and can apply for the course. The degree of the student should be from a recognized university. They should also have knowledge in the introductory subjects corresponding to the university to which the candidate has applied for the course.

Exam Qualification Criteria for admission to Masters in Fishery Science

The candidate should mange to score 1000 in verbal and quantitative aptitude in the GRE exam and the individual score of the subjects should not be below 400. The score of TOFEL really matters for those candidates who are not the native speakers of English. The candidates score for the TOFLE exam should be more than

  • 550 in the written exam
  • 213 in the computer based TOFLE
  • 79 internet based TOEFL (iBT).

The score may differ according to the country the candidate has chosen to do the course. Candidate can appear for IELTS International English Language Testing System to get admission in UK.

List of Colleges Offering Master of Fishery Science

  • University of Troms
  • Texas University
  • University of Hull – Hull
  • Arkansas Tech University, US
  • Marine Estuarine Environmental Sciences, University of Maryland

These are some of the top universities which offer a Masters degree in Fishery Science abroad.



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2 Responses to “How to study Master of Fishery Science in Abroad?”

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    edwin b ere:

    please i need full information on the course masters on animal science and fishery, i want to know if the section will start january

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    iyonmana osayuki:

    Are there available scholarship for these programmes