The programme is organised by four Nordic universities:
- University of Gothenburg (Sweden)
- Nord University (Norway)
- Holar University (Iceland)
- University ofi Akureyri (Iceland)
A mandatory mobility is included, which means that through the program you will have a fantastic opportunity to visit three countries!
We will prepare you for a number of different job opportunities – as a PhD student or within the industry – within marine circular economy and blue growth. You will develop knowledge and skills within marine food production systems. You will build networks and partnership opportunities with academic institutions, the industry, authorities and the seafood trade, and product and marketing institutes.
Our programme targets inter- and transdisciplinary approaches to the interactions between aquaculture, fisheries, and production and utilization of marine bioresources. The programme addresses the entire value chain “from ocean to table” and have a clear focus on entrepreneurship.
A global challenge
Do you want to help solve this major global challenge? One of the greatest challenges of our time is to find solutions for increased production of healthy food to meet the needs of a growing world population.
Are you one of the next generation professionals aiming to reduce the ecological footprint, protecting natural resources and ecosystems and advancing rural development? Would you like a career within the area of sustainable marine circular economy?
If so, you should apply for our Nordic Master Program in Sustainable Production and Utilisation of Marine Bioresources – MAR-BIO!