Announcement and call for abstracts for the International Fisheries Symposium – IFS 2016

It is our great honor to announce and call for abstract submission for the International Fisheries Symposium – IFS 2016. This is the sixth symposium which co-organized by18 university members of ASEAN-Fisheries Education Network (ASEAN-FEN), co-hosted by Can Tho University, Nong Lam University, Nha


International Short Training Programs - Announcement

Seed production of mud crab
Time: 1-30 March 2016
Place: CAF-CTU
Artemia and livefood culture
Time: 1-30 April 2016
Place: CAF-CTU
Fisheries biodiversity and stock assessment
Time: 01-30 October 2016
Place: CAF-CTU
Tropical aquaculture
Time: 15 July - 15 August 2016
Place: CAF-CTU

International Projects in Focus

ASEAN Fisheries Education Network - ASEAN-FEN

In order to strengthen and promote collaboration in education, research, information exchange as well as staff and student exchange in aquaculture and fisheries among ASEAN countries and with other international institutions and organizations for sustainable development of aquaculture and fisheries in the region, nine Universities including Can Tho University (Vietnam), Kasetsart University (Thailand), Nong Lam University (Viet Nam), Prince of Songkla University (Thailand), Rajamangala University of Technology Srivijaya (Thailand), Universitas Airlangga (Indonesia), Universitas Brawijaya (Indonesia), Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (Malaysia), Universiti Sains Malaysia (Malaysia) has jointly established and made the Declaration of the  ASEAN Fisheries Education Network (ASEAN-FEN) on 30 October 2014 during the International Fisheries Symposium – IFS2014, Surabaya, Indonesia. Please visit the website (http://www.aseanfen.org/) for further information about the ASEAN-FEN. 

As the results, IFS will be one of important activities of the ASEAN-FEN which will be co-organized by the nine core universities every year. Please visit the annual IFS websites for further information

IFS 2011 - Malaysia IFS 2012 - Viet Nam IFS 2013 - Thailand IFS 2014 - Indonesia
IFS 2015 - Malaysia IFS 2016 - Viet Nam     

Recent achievements

College of Aquaculture and Fisheries

Upcoming Visits

Time: 29/9/2016
Delegation: US Department of Agriculture (USDA)
Leader: Betsy Baysinger

Time: 26/9 - 01/10/2016
Delegation: Nagasaki University, Japan
Leader: Prof. Atsushi Ishimatsu

Time: 20/9 - 20/10/2016
Delegation: To...


Advanced Program in Aquaculture

  • Courses offered in English
  • International training approach
  • International & national instructors
  • High capability for working & further study

Upcoming Seminars - Conferences

Time: 15:30pm, 14 Dec 2016
Seminar: Zooplankton diversity in Hau River
Speaker: MSc. Nguyen Thi Kim Lien

Time: 15 :30pm, 09 Dec 2016
Seminar: Rearing black tiger shrim...


VLIR Network

 The VLIR - Netword program in Aquaculture was found with collaboration between Flemish Universities and Vietnamese Universities. The overall objectives are to strengthen the collaboration between the universities to develop and consolidate research-based education in Aquaculture; to train highly qualified staff for sustainable development of the aquaculture sector; and to establish a strong and sustainable network system in Aquaculture between Vietnamese universities