Aquaculture Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Greenwich 71% - 0% £6165 £14500 86 London On campus Part-time
Sparsholt College Hampshire 88% - 5% £9250 £9800 - Winchester On campus Full-time
Sparsholt College Hampshire 88% - 5% £9250 £9800 - Winchester On campus Full-time
University of Greenwich 67% - 0% £8630 - 135 London On campus Full-time
University of Stirling 67% - 0% - - 135 Stirling On campus Full-time
Plymouth University 67% - 0% - - 135 Plymouth On campus Full-time
Sparsholt College Hampshire 63% 5% 20% £9250 £9800 - Winchester On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

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Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Aquaculture

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £23015 £18639 £21856
25-75 percentile range £18598 - £26742 £13955 - £25088 £16293 - £28734

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £24151 £22731 £27210
25-75 percentile range £21127 - £27140 £18589 - £27871 £20521 - £33456

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Aquaculture

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Aquaculture who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Aquaculture

  • Large Commercial Fisheries
  • Biological Research Companies
  • Government Environmental Agencies
  • Parkd and Aquariums

Specialisations within Aquaculture

  • Sustainable Aquaculture
  • Aquatic Health
  • Aquaculture and Fisheries
  • Aquaculture Management

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Aquaculture who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Aquaculture (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Aquaculture at Askham Bryan College

25% Elementary occupations
25% Animal care and control services
15% Sales occupations
10% Leisure, travel and related personal service occupations
5% Managers, directors and senior officials
5% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals
5% Artistic, literary and media occupations
5% Skilled trades occupations
5% Customer service occupations

Grading Distribution

Students of Aquaculture in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Aquaculture

Do you not fulfill the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements?
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still be able to join Aquaculture.

FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Aquaculture studies:
  • Foundation Degree in Science - FdSc
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Master of Science - MSc

The median salary of graduates of Aquaculture was £23015 15 months after graduation, £18639 3 years after graduation and £21856 5 years after graduation.

Aquaculture and Fishery Management (Top-up) at Sparsholt College Hampshire received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 88 out of 100 among 17 respondents.