Master in International Nature Conservation

University of Göttingen

Program Description

Master in International Nature Conservation

University of Göttingen

Master in International Nature Conservation (M.Sc./M.I.N.C.)

Degree: Master of Science/Master of International Nature Conservation (M.Sc./M.I.N.C.) (double degree)
Standard duration of study: 4 semesters
Starting semester: winter semester
Admission: limited admission (application to the Faculty)
Admission requirements: Bachelor’s in ecology, biology, forest sciences or related subjects
Language requirements: English (proof required); knowledge of German language not required
Application: Information
Application deadline: May 15th (for the winter semester)
Language of the Programme: English

Programme description

The programme is held in English.
It deals with:

  • International problems of nature conservation in the context of conservation biology
  • Learning contrasts through integrated study semesters at Lincoln University, New Zealand (continent-island; north-south hemisphere; different conditions and approaches to nature conservation)
  • Support through the advisory board of well-known nature conservation experts from international nature conservation organisations, practice-oriented with Internship-semester at an organisation of nature conservation

Programme structure

  • One study semester at Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany
  • One study semester at Lincoln University, New Zealand
  • One Internship semester including a practical project
  • Master Thesis

Occupation field

Service in conservational agencies, the media, botanical or zoological gardens, organisations of nature conservation

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated July 15, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Oct. 2016
4 semesters
Full time
Start date Oct. 2016
Germany Göttingen, Lower Saxony
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Duration 4 semesters
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