Postgraduate Studies in Blue Resources for the Blue Economy

The objective of this Joint International Postgraduate programme is to offer an add-on learning opportunity for students to be prepared for the rapidly evolving demands of the blue economy sector. The Blue Economy can be defined as activities related to oceans, seas and coasts for economic growth, improved livelihoods and jobs.

Postgraduate Studies
1 year 40 credits
Faculty of Sciences
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Application Deadline (for International degree students)

This programme starts in January, ALL STUDENT (both Flemish and international students) need to hand in their application by October 31st. A committee will evaluate the application and enrolment can be completed after a positive evaluation.


Information on enrolment at Ghent University.

Enrolling institution(s)

  • Ghent University
  • Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology

Organising institutions

This course is jointly organised by:
  • Ghent University
    Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 25
    9000 Gent (Belgium)
  • Atlantic Technological University
    Dublin Road 0
    null Galway (Ireland)

Tuition Fee

More information on tuition fees.

Programme contact

Prof. Ellen Pape