Research in aquaculture
Researchers at the Institute are seeking solutions for some of the biggest challenges of our times: the impact of a growing population worldwide; and how to develop sustainable, healthy and secure ways of living.
We are recognised as one of the foremost centres of excellence in aquaculture research and education, transforming the global aquaculture sector.
Find out more about our research in Aquaculture.
PhD opportunities in aquaculture
We offer a vibrant, supportive environment for postgraduate researchers in Aquaculture. Take a closer look at the subject areas we offer PhD supervision in and find out how to apply.
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Our Institute of Aquaculture's priorities reflect a global interest in understanding how aquaculture can support the rapidly increasing human population without depleting wild-fish stocks.
New landmark assessment finds fish, shellfish and algae offer untapped potential for global development if the right policies and investments are put in place
A University of Stirling scientist has been awarded £1.5 million for an innovative four-year data project that will enable marine aquaculture to respond to impacts from climate change.