Due to the COVID pandemic, the call for the Master's program in Tropical Aquaculture has been postponed to 2023. An announcement for the application will be launched early next year.

 

DEPARTMENT OF COASTAL AQUACULTURE

Background

The missions of the department are to offer education, research and technology transfer in seed production and brackish water aquaculture.

Education

The teaching subjects of department to undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students are hatchery seed production and farming of crustaceans, marine fish, mollusk, shellfish, seaweed, and live food culture.

Research

The main research fields of the department are focused on development of new applied technologies for seed production and farming systems of important marine and brackish water species such as black tiger shrimp, whiteleg shrimp, giant freshwater prawn, pompano, eel, kingfish, oyster, mangrove snail, geoduck, seaweed, and artemia.

Training and technology transfer

The department regularly organizes training courses on technology transfer with topics following:

Seed production of whiteleg shrimp, black tiger shrimp, giant freshwater prawn, mud crabs, and marine fish in different farming systems such as RAS, Bio-floc.

Shrimp farming practices, giant freshwater prawn, marine fish, a mollusk with integrated farming system, RAS, Bio-floc.

Artemia culture

Study tour on coastal aquaculture in the Mekong Delta.

Facilities

The department has five (5) brackish water hatcheries in the College of Aquaculture and Fisheries and one (1) research center in the Soc Trang province for services of education, research, and technology transfer.

Contact address

Assoc. Prof. PhD. Le Quoc Viet

Head, Department of Coastal Aquaculture

College of Aquaculture and Fisheries

Can Tho University, 3/2 street, Can Tho City, Vietnam

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List of staff members

L = Lecturer, R = Researcher, AA = Administrative Assistant

No Name Title Role Email Fields of Interest
1 Le Quoc Viet  (Head) Assoc. Prof. PhD. L This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Marine fish
2 Vo Nam Son  (Vice head) Assoc. Prof. PhD. L This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Brackish water aquaculture
3 Nguyen Thanh Phuong Prof. PhD. L This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Aquaculture
4 Tran Ngoc Hai Prof. PhD. L This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Crustacean and marine fish
5 Nguyen Van Hoa Assoc. Prof. PhD. L This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Artemia
6 Ngo Thi Thu Thao Assoc. Prof. PhD. L This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Mollusk
7 Nguyen Thi Ngoc Anh Assoc. Prof. PhD. L This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Seaweed
8 Chau Tai Tao Assoc. Prof. PhD. L This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Crustacean
9 Tran Nguyen Duy Khoa PhD. L This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Marine fish
10 Nguyen Thi Hong Van MSc. L This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Artemia
11 Cao My An MSc. R This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Marine fish
12 Tran Huu Le MSc. R This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Artemia
13 Duong Thi My Han MSc. R This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Artemia
14 Le Van Thong MSc. R This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Artemia

 

 

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CAN THO UNIVERSITY - College of Aquaculture and Fisheries
Address: Campus II, 3/2 Street, Nink Kieu District, Can Tho City, Viet Nam
Tel: (+84-292) 3 834307. Fax: (+84-292) 3. 830323 - 830247
Email: kts@ctu.edu.vn