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Marine Institute of Memorial University

The Fisheries and Marine Institute of Memorial University (MI) is Canada’s most comprehensive Centre for education, training, applied research and industrial support for the ocean’s industries. MI provides more than 20 industry-driven programs ranging from Technical Certificates to Master’s degrees. It also offers advanced diplomas, diplomas of technology, and technical certificates.

MI is a world’s oceans institute, setting the standard in education, training, innovation, and research. The main campus and its complex of facilities is the setting for education and research in the areas of fisheries resource management, ocean technology, aquaculture, ocean mapping, ROV's, AUV's, agri-seafood processing, post-harvest technology, food safety, quality management systems, marine environment, fisheries technology, marine communications, marine safety and navigation, curriculum development, community-based training, extension training methodologies and strategic planning and project management for all these sectors/fields.

Students enjoy a learning environment were competitive tuition rates, small class sizes, and hands on instruction put an internationally-recognized education well within reach. MI also runs a variety of short courses and industrial response programs designed to provide students with knowledge and skills required for success in the workforce.

The Institute has three Schools – the School of Fisheries, the School of Maritime Studies and the School of Ocean Technology - and a number of specialized centres and units that lead the Institute, both nationally and internationally, in applied research and technology transfer and training to a variety of industry clients.


Service Provided:
  • Marine vessels
  • Ocean technology
  • Research & education
  • Engineering
  • Marine trades & operations
  • Professional Services
  • Device Developer
  • Geotechnical
  • Government
  • Certification
  • Software / modelling
Markets served:
  • Navy / Defence
  • Renewable Energy
  • Architectural
  • Industrial
  • Marine / Boatbuilding
  • Other energy


Member news:


12 Oct 2017
Acadia-led tidal energy research team receives CFI Innovation Fund award
  • Capabilities: Research & education
  • Companies: Acadia Tidal Energy Institute Marine Institute of Memorial University