The Nature Conservation study programme from Czech University of Life Sciences Prague programme is best suited for those wishing to acquire advanced knowledge and research-based skills in nature conservation.
The NCO programme provides a solid understanding in both applied and theory-based resource conservation and management, based on principles of applied landscape ecology. NCO is an accredited degree programme required for practice of management of protected landscape areas with the Nature Conservation Agency of the Czech Republic, the EU and applicable international locations as well.
The studies center on sustainable natural resources; students will acquire advanced knowledge on a range of methods for conserving the biosphere, applied landscape ecology, land reclamation, game management, and methods of environmental assessment.
In addition to applied biological disciplines, the courses emphasise legislation, the economy and the use of GIS tools.
Due to the field’s wide scope, graduates will have very good success at many institutions which deal with the conservation of nature and landscapes. They will be able to find and process information from various industries and transform multidisciplinary knowledge into practice in modern nature conservation.
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- Conservation Genetics
- Ecological Data Processing
- River Restoration
- Animals Ecology and Conservation
- Ecosystems Conservation and Management
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesBiodiversity & Conservation Natural Sciences View 3 other Masters in Biodiversity & Conservation in Czech Republic
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Bachelor's diploma (in Czech or in English)
- Transcript of records from bachelor's degree programme (in Czech or in English)
- Letter of motivation in English
- CV in English
- One recommendation letter in English or Czech from a teacher or employer
International480 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 480 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEA480 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 480 EUR per year during 24 months.
The tuition fee (charged in Czech koruna - CZK) is 12 500 CZK (i.e. approx. 480 EUR).
Living costs for Prague
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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