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The Marine Affairs Program (MAP) seeks to enroll students from a wide variety of disciplines.


Making waves in Marine Management

Find out what students and researchers in the Marine Affairs Program are up to.


Master of Marine Management

Developing interdisciplinary approaches to contemporary marine management issues.


About the Marine Affairs Program


Given the interdisciplinary nature of the Marine Affairs Program, our student body is drawn from a very diverse group that includes social scientists, humanists, engineers and scientists. Despite differences in their backgrounds, individuals converge on characteristics common to our graduates, namely a broad overview of the issues, critical thinking, the ability to communicate clearly and the shaping of “honest brokers”.   Find out more.

Faculty & Research


In Marine Affairs at Dalhousie students learn from experts and frequently work with them on projects ranging from conservation to public policy issues. The university currently attracts more than $150 million each year from external grants and contracts making it the most research-intensive academic institution in Atlantic Canada.  Meet our faculty.