Why choose the International Forestry from University of British Columbia?
Today’s forest conservation and resource management decisions are made in the context of global agreements and international competition for forest products and services. Decision makers and practitioners must be prepared to compete in rapidly changing social, economic or cultural settings.
The MIF empowers graduates to seek, negotiate, and implement solutions for complex global forest challenges, and most importantly, to adapt and succeed in changing landscapes.
The program’s curriculum is a mix of experiential learning and real-world experiences taught through:
Courses covering a wide range of topics, including:
- Forests and society
- Social, community, and Indigenous forestry
- Integrated natural resources management
- Natural resource economics and environmental finance
- Forest business enterprise
- International forest governance and policy
- International forestry institutions, diplomacy, and negotiations
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- Forests and Society
- Social, Community & Indigenous Forestry
- Natural Resources Planning
- Natural Resource Economics and Environmental Finance
- International Forest Governance and Policy
- Topics in International Forestry
- Forest Business Enterprise.
- 10 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesInternational Development Public Policy Forestry View 14 other Masters in International Development in Canada
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- All applicants have to submit transcripts from all past post-secondary study. Document submission requirements depend on whether your institution of study is within Canada or outside of Canada.
- A minimum of three references are required for application to graduate programs at UBC. References should be requested from individuals who are prepared to provide a report on your academic ability and qualifications.
- Many programs require a statement of interest, sometimes called a "statement of intent", "description of research interests" or something similar.
- Permanent Residents of Canada must provide a clear photocopy of both sides of the Permanent Resident card.
International35854 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 35854 CAD per year during 10 months.
National19420 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19420 CAD per year during 10 months.
Living costs for Vancouver
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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