About Marine Science

Published: Monday, 06 June 2016

The marine science programme impart to students knowledge on the marine environment through lectures, laboratory classes and field excursions  aimed to expose the students to the diversity of marine life, marine ecosystems and its interconnectivity to the environment. This course encompass the management of marine resources, maritime policies, oceanic-atmospheric interactions and impacts of human activities and climate change on the oceans, to produce graduates who are able to understand and manage conservation and sustainable utilisation of marine resource.

Career Prospects

Administrative/enforcement officer (e.g.: officer in the Marine Department, Maritime Enforcement Agency, Fisheries, Marine Parks Department), marine conservation officer, marine park manager, environmental consultant, scientist/researcher,eco-tourism – SCUBA diveguide, aquarist, resident biologist in island resorts and public aquaria.