Fisheries and Marine Institute
Vice-President Pro Tempore (Marine Institute)
P.O. Box 4920
St. John’s, NL A1C 5R3
Telephone: (709) 778-0200
The Fisheries and Marine Institute, headquartered on Ridge Road in St. John's, is Canada's leading centre of education, training, applied research and technology transfer for the ocean industries. It offers undergraduate and graduate degrees, advanced diplomas, diplomas of technology, certificates in such fields as marine transportation, food and water quality, naval architecture, aquaculture, underwater vehicles, ocean mapping, marine environmental, marine studies, technology management and maritime management.
It has three primary units - the School of Fisheries, the School of Maritime Studies and the School of Ocean Technology.
The Holyrood Marine Base, 45 kilometres west of St. John’s, is home to the Centre for Applied Ocean Technology. The Marine Institute also operates the Offshore Safety and Survival Training Centre in Foxtrap, and the Safety and Emergency Response Training Centre in Stephenville on the west coast.