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Mountain Forestry

University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences (BOKU)

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
1452 EUR/year
726 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Mountain Forestry from University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences (BOKU) introduces you to sustainable, science-based management of forests and woodlands in mountain areas.

Overview

Mountain Forestry from University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences (BOKU) emphasises interdisciplinary work and learning by doing, and it fosters intercultural communication and team-work, participatory thinking and bottom-up approaches.

Careers

As a graduate of the International Master's programme in Mountain Forestry students gain a wide range of technical, academic, and interpersonal skills enabling them to obtain top professional positions in both the national and international arena. Graduates are not only restricted to professional activities in highland or mountain regions but may be fully integrated into general forest sciences within research and development institutions, the public and private sector, non-government organisations or communitiy services. Graduates work in areas such as forest management, forest extension, wildlife management, forest policy and practice, research as well as administration.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ecology of mountain forests
  • Biodiversity and conservation of mountain forests
  • Air pollution effects on forest ecosystems
  • Chemistry for forestry
  • Forests and water
  • Economic and social dimensions in mountain forestry
  • Innovations for sustainable forest management
  • Applied development research
  • Remote sensing and GIS in natural resource management

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.
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Applicationform
  • evidence of previous studies (bachelor degree, diploma)
  • transcript stating subjects, marks, ECTS and contens of teaching
  • CV
  • Evidence of adequate proficiency of English (for English-language Master programmes)
  • evidence of adequate proficiency in German A2 or C1
  • Adequate English proficiency: Level B2/C1/ Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English/ Evidence of adequate proficiency of English - IELTS Academic results 6.0 or better and TOEFL (paper based 577 or computer-based 233 or 90-91 internet based)              
  • Fulfillment of the special University entrance qualification

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1452 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 726 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    726 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 363 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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