CBU Master in Forestry
CBU Master's Degree Program in Forestry is based on bilateral and international collaboration in the fields of forest and environmental sciences with aims to promote the ecologically and socially sustainable use of natural resources. As well as teaching based on high-level scientific research the aim of this program is to develop student's cross-cultural understanding and knowledge of different working environments.
This program is designed for students, who already have their Bachelor's or comparable degree, recognized by the university. The working language is English, and the studies are made both in Finland and Russia. The extent of these two-year-long studies is 120 ECTS points. The program has been fully implemented since autumn 2007.
Competence in cross-border working environment
The teaching program provides students with knowledge and skills, which enable them to serve multinational organizations in the field of creating rational strategies and operations especially for territories and forests of Finland and Russia. The program provides the students with high quality and diversified training in forestry and bioenergy, with emphasis on social and ecological sustainability.
The four partner universities in the program are:
- University of Eastern Finland (coordinator),
- Petrozavodsk State University,
- Moscow State Forest University and
- St. Petersburg State Forest-Technical University.
Strong expertise in various fields
The program utilizes the strong expertise of its partner universities in:
- ecology and forestry
- bioenergy production
- forest resource management and planning
- forest economics and policy
- forest technology and forest products marketing
Start dates and application deadlines
Starts in August 2017 Deadline is: 13 January 2017
In CBU FOR the tuition fee is 8000 euros per academic year for non-EU/ETA students. There are no tuition fees for students coming from EU/ETA countries.
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Last updated January 25, 2018