Introduction

Career  opportunities

Zambia is endowed with vast water resources inherent in lakes, swamps and riverine and riparian systems and fish serve as main source of protein as well as being indicators of the state of environments. Experts in fisheries and aquaculture are sought-after as researchers, fisheries and aquaculture production managers and conservationists of endangered species and species habitats. The following organizations offer job and career prospects for graduates in the fisheries and aquaculture programme

  • Government Departments (MACO, Ministry of Education),
  • Non Governmental Organizations,
  • Fisheries and Marine Private Firms,
  • Banks,
  • Development Agencies,
  • Consultancy Firms,
  • International Organizations,
  • Research Institutions,
  • Zambia Wildlife Authority,
  • Universities,
  • As an Entrepreneur (Self employment)