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Georg August University Goettingen


Forest and Ecosystem Sciences

Subjects: Forest and Ecosystem Sciences,Forest,Ecosystem Sciences,Science

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
344 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

Explore the forest and its ecosystem from multiple angles: ecosystem analysis and modelling, ecosystem sciences, and tropical forestry. You can choose one of these three areas as your main focus in forestry. Alongside the required modules, you have the freedom to broaden your studies with a variety of electives, internships, and international experiences. In ecosystem analysis and modelling, you'll delve into the intricate relationships within forest ecosystems, using advanced tools to predict and understand changes. Ecosystem sciences will immerse you in the study of biological and physical processes that sustain forest life. If tropical forestry is your chosen path, you'll focus on the unique challenges and opportunities within tropical forest environments. The study program offers a comprehensive curriculum that includes both theoretical knowledge and practical skills. You can tailor your learning journey with optional courses that align with your interests and career goals. Internships provide hands-on experience, while international visits expose you to global forestry practices and perspectives. This approach ensures you gain a well-rounded education, preparing you for a successful career in forestry. Whether you're analyzing ecosystems, studying their sciences, or focusing on tropical forestry, you'll be equipped with the expertise needed to make a meaningful impact.

Program Information

Study Location Göttingen
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 344 EUR
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IELTS No information
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TOEFL IBT No information

If English is not your first language, you must provide proof of proficiency in English at a level of at least B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

Qualification Requirements

Previous education Bachelor's Degree in Forestry or related subject with a total of at least 180 ECTS credits at least 150 ECTS at the time of application Eligibility: Verification required of academic performance in Forestry or Environmental Sciences, Resource or Ecosystem Management, Life Sciences and Applied Computer Science in the scope of at least 60 ECTS

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