Full funding plus opportunities to connect with industryThe Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) is offering up to 15 fully-funded Scholarship places on the Institute of Aquaculture's renowned taught Masters programmes in 2015/2016. The Scholarship places are available for Home/EU applicants on these MSc courses:
- MSc in Sustainable Aquaculture
- MSc in Aquatic Veterinary Studies
- MSc in Aquatic Pathobiology
- MSc in Aquatic Food Security
In addition to full funding, SAIC Scholars will have opportunities to connect with industry and employers through research projects and networking events. Project work will align with one or more of SAIC's priority innovation areas: sea lice control research; rapid detection of viral pathogens; alternative sustainable feeds for finfish; shellfish.
The Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre is working closely with its industry partners and the Institute of Aquaculture to develop topical industry-relevant project opportunities for the 2015/16 course. A number of firms have expressed interest in connecting and collaborating with the 2015/2016 SAIC Scholars.