Project possibilities for bachelor and master students

At DTU Aqua you can make bachelor and master projects within aquaculture, fisheries, oceanography and management of aquatic ressouces

How to get started

You may find inspiration for master thesis or bachelor projects from the project suggestions below. If you have a project idea yourself, you are welcome to contact a supervisor directly in order to formulate another topic, perhaps with an external supervisor from the industry. All student projects are based on a project contract with a supervisor.
Student projects at DTU Aqua Deadline Posted
Area: Nordjylland
Reef Effects of Mussel Farms

Farming mussels for the primary goal of mitigating eutrophication is under investigation in the Limfjord. Ecological impacts such as nutrient extraction and improving...

Area: Nordjylland

Deadline: 06 Aug
Posted: 14 Apr
06 Aug
14 Apr
Area: København og omegn
Effect of DOM diversity on bacterial car...

Climate change has been predicted to bring increased precipitation in northern Europe, which will enhance the export of terrestrially derived dissolved organic...

Area: København og omegn

Deadline: 01 May
Posted: 11 Apr
01 May
11 Apr
Area: København og omegn
Development of a rapid method for mappin...

There is a current movement to develop a simple approach to perform microplastic analyses using lower cost equipment. The method would be suitable for screening...

Area: København og omegn

Deadline: 01 May
Posted: 10 Apr
01 May
10 Apr
Area: København og omegn
Developing an approach to compare polyme...

The greatest bottle neck in current research into microplastics is the development of suitable methods to quantify and characterise a large number of samples...

Area: København og omegn

Deadline: 01 May
Posted: 10 Apr
01 May
10 Apr
Area: København og omegn
Microbial degradation of dissolved organ...

Increasing amounts of terrestrial organic matter will be supplied to the Arctic Ocean because of accelerating permafrost thaw, increased plant growth in catchments...

Area: København og omegn

Deadline: 01 May
Posted: 10 Apr
01 May
10 Apr
Area: København og omegn
Growth and stability of fish populations...

Please see PDF for full description. Project Background. Estimating fish demography in the sea by trawling is a standard method of assessing the size and health...

Area: København og omegn

Deadline: 31 Dec
Posted: 09 Apr
31 Dec
09 Apr
Area: Nordjylland
Shellfish and Seaweed projects at the Da...

Aim: we are open to suggestion to work in the area of shellfish (mussels, oysters flat and gigas, cockles), seaweed, invasive species. Please do not hesitate...

Area: Nordjylland

Deadline: 31 Dec
Posted: 06 Apr
31 Dec
06 Apr
Area: København og omegn
The use of concrete as bio receptive mat...

Reef restoration and the development of artificial reefs that provide important marine habitats and act as coastal protection offer an interesting engineering...

Area: København og omegn

Deadline: 01 Aug
Posted: 21 Mar
01 Aug
21 Mar
Area: Nordjylland
Efficiency of aeration and degassing ins...

In the production of fishes in recirculating aquaculture systems oxygen is consumed from the water from respiration of fish and bacteria, as well as from the...

Area: Nordjylland

Deadline: 31 Dec
Posted: 22 Dec
31 Dec
22 Dec
Area: Nordjylland
Swimming as a tool to manipulate feed in...

Exercise in fish is known to manipulate a number of physiological functions. It has been shown that exercise increases the growth rate of salmonids fishes, and...

Area: Nordjylland

Deadline: 31 Dec
Posted: 22 Dec
31 Dec
22 Dec
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Research facilities

DTU Aqua has dedicated research facilities at DTU's campus in Lyngby as well as in Silkeborg, Hirtshals and Nykøbing Mors in Jutland. At all four localities it is possible to do thesis or bachelor projects.

Learn more about DTU Aqua's research facilities

Find out more about studying at DTU Aqua in Silkeborg

Find out more about studying at DTU Aqua in Hirtshals

http://www.aqua.dtu.dk/english/Education/Projects
23 APRIL 2018