Associate Partners

Polytechnic University of Catalonia

The Polytechnic University of Catalonia is the largest engineering university in Catalonia, Spain. They offer an extensive range of courses, with over 200 Master’s degree programmes, ranking as the best Spanish University and one of the world’s 50 best universities in Science and Technology.

Norwegian Veterinary Institute

The Norwegian Veterinary Institute is the national leading centre of expertise in biosecurity in fish and land animals delivering research-based knowledge and contingency support in the fields of animal health, fish health, and food safety.

Kasetsart University

KU is Thailand’s first agricultural university and Thailand’s third oldest university, established to promote subjects related to agricultural science. Since then, they have expanded their subject areas to cover life sciences, science, engineering, social sciences, and humanities.

Can Tho University

Can Tho University is a leading multidisciplinary university in the Mekong Delta with a leading agricultural research centre. CTU has 15 faculties, three research institutions, and more than 45,000 students offering 95 undergraduate, 37 master’s, and 15 doctoral training programmes in various areas.

University Malaysia Terengganu

University Malaysia Terengganu began as University Pertanian; Malaysia’s Centre for Fisheries and Marine Science, and is located at Mengabang Telipot, Kuala Terengganu. It provides facilities for both students and lecturers from the Fisheries and Marine Science programmes to conduct practical sessions and research.


WorldFish is an international, nonprofit research organisation with headquarters in Penang, and offices in Asia, Africa, and the Pacific. Their mission is to harness the potential of fisheries and aquaculture to reduce poverty and hunger in developing countries.

ASEAN Fisheries Education Network

Acting secretariat of ASEAN-FEN, the Southeast Asian Network of Fisheries and Aquaculture Education. This network unites more than 20 most prominent Asian universities in aquaculture education and research.