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Forestry Science

University of Canterbury

Master
12 months
Duration
24668 USD/year
4840 USD/year
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Tuition fee
Anytime
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About

The Master of Forestry Science at University of Canterbury will give you a head start into forest management, governance or research at an advanced level.

Overview

This Forestry Science degree at University of Canterbury may be taken by:

  • examination and report: six courses and a project report equivalent to two courses
  • examination and thesis: four courses and a thesis equivalent to four courses
  • thesis only.

Career 

Postgraduate study can bring many career benefits eg, specialist skills and enhanced knowledge, entry into specific occupations, higher starting salary/progression rates, research capability/achievement and evidence of high academic attainment/self-discipline.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Forest Harvest Planning
  • Forest Transportation and Road Design
  • Forest Products Marketing and International Trade
  • Forest Economics 
  • Biosecurity Risk Management
  • Wood Processing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

It is recommended to apply as early as possible in advance of your intended start date, to allow for visa and other arrangements. 

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree in Forestry, or other relevant degree, or a Postgraduate Diploma in Forestry.The standard and relevance of previous study will be the criteria for selection, and for determining the options available in the degree.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24668 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24668 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    4840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4840 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National Students - 7,535 NZD
  • International Students - 38,400 NZD

Funding

Scholarships, grants and awards are a great way to fund your university study.

Student loans and allowances

For domestic students, the most common option for funding your study is the New Zealand government's student loans and allowances. Here you can learn more about what they cover, and how to apply.

Overseas financial aid

If you are an international student coming to UC, you may be eligible for tuition or other financial aid from your home country, so make sure to check all your overseas financial aid options.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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