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Sustainable Forest and Nature Management (SUFONAMA)

University of Copenhagen

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
9000 EUR/year
Free
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Tuition fee
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About

The Sustainable Forest and Nature Management (SUFONAMA) programme at the University of Copenhagen qualifies you to deal with the challenges of the sustainable management of forests and natural areas in an integrated landscape context.

Overview

During the Sustainable Forest and Nature Management (SUFONAMA) programme at the University of Copenhagen, you work with the enormous challenges of balancing the use of natural resources, and society’s demand and need for forests. 

You become an expert in managing the use of natural resources in profitable and sustainable ways and in managing major forest and nature preservation projects.

Opportunities

This two-year MSc Course in Sustainable Forest and Nature Management (SUFONAMA) qualifies graduates to deal with the complex aspects of the challenges in the sustainable management of natural resources.

The programme provides the students with:

  • a firm theoretical foundation
  • ability to function on the international scene, and openness to foreign cultures
  • all competencies needed for working as a researcher or in forest practices, e.g. development agencies, consultancies, NGOs, international organisations, ministries, governmental agencies, or district forest offices.

Programme Structure

Specializations:

  • Management of forest and nature for society
  • Conservation biology and land management
  • Forest and nature management in changing climate
  • Sustainable Foresty in the Boreal and Temparate Zones of Nothern Europe
  • Sustainable Forest and Watershed Management in Mountain Areas

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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.
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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

Applicants with a Bachelor’s degree in the following are directly academically qualified for admission to the MSc Programme:

  • Bachelor's degree in Agriculture, Biology, Geography and Geoinformatics, Natural Ressources or Economics from the University of Copenhagen.
  • Bachelor's degree in Biology, Agrobiology or Economics from Aarhus University.
  • Bachelor's degree in Biology or Geography from Aalborg University
  • Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Technological and Socio-Economic Planning (TekSam-Miljøplanlægning), Natural Sciences or Geography as well as the International Bachelor’s degree in Natural Sciences from Roskilde University
  • Bachelor’s degree in Biology from University of Southern Denmark

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4500 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Sustainable Forest and Nature Management (SUFONAMA)
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