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The forest industries face major challenges today, both at home and abroad. Managing forests and rural landscapes sustainably in times marked by climate change and social and economic challenges vitally determines life in mountain and urban areas alike, and in the developing world too.
There is great demand for well-educated experts and innovative solutions in this exciting field. Our MSc in Forest Science equips you with the knowledge and skills you will need.
- During the MSc programme in Forest Science, you will gain comprehensive knowledge and become a top specialist in your selected area of special expertise.
You will develop the ability to delve quickly and independently into unfamiliar areas, then implement your new knowledge in practice.
You will master a broad spectrum of methodological and leadership skills and learn to manage complex projects competently.
- You will become adept at making scientific contributions in multidisciplinary teams.
You will attend modules offered in all Forest Science majors; such modules include Management and Leadership or GIS. Furthermore, you may select from a range of modules specific to the individual majors, which allows you to customise your studies based on your strengths, interests and area of specialisation.
At the heart of your studies will be your master's thesis, though which you will become an expert in the chosen topic.