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Kagoshima University Faculty of Fisheries Department of Fisheries

鹿児島大学 水産学部 水産学科, カゴシマダイガク スイサンガクブ スイサンガクカ
Representive : 学部長 野呂忠秀
Establishment year: 1975
Address: 4-50-20 Shimoarata, Kagoshima-shi, Kagoshima 890-0056 Japan
Telephone number: +81-99-286-4111
FAX number: +81-99-286-4015
History (1):
  • 1946/01
    Fisheries education and researches at Kagoshima University were first established at the College of Fisheries founded in 1946. In 1949, the College was replaced with the Faculty of Fisheries. The Faculty of Fisheries originally consisted of the Fishing Department comprising fishing gear and technology field andfisheries business management field, and Food Science and Technology Department.In 1968, the Aquaculture Department was established within the Faculty. In 1975,the Faculty unified the three Department to from the Department of Fisheries Science and Technology with eight specialized fields: (1) ocean physical environment, (2) marine biology, (3) fisheries resources and farming biology, (4) marineresource chemistry, (5) marine food science, (6) marine fisheries, (7) fishingnavigation, and (8) marine social science. In 1997, these eighth specialized fieldswere reshuffled into three programs for students: (1) general fisheries science,(2) science and technology for exploitation of fisheries resources, and (3)biological and chemical sciences of fisheries resources. At the same time, nineteenchairs, so-called "Koza" in Japanese, of the Faculty members for teaching and researches, were reorganized into five chairs.
Purpose of establishment:
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the Faculty of Fisheries.
Business overview:
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the Faculty of Fisheries.
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