Master of International Forestry

General

Program Description

The University of British Columbia’s Master of International Forestry (MIF) is an intensive, 10-month, course-based master’s program that provides the knowledge, skills, and tools required to address the social, environmental, and economic challenges of the global forest and natural resources management.

Why choose the MIF program?

Today’s forest conservation and resource management decisions are made in continuously changing landscapes and global agreements are being negotiated. International competition for forest products and services is increasing. Decision-makers and practitioners must be prepared to compete in a rapidly changing social, economic, and cultural setting.

Get the skills major international employers want

The MIF empowers graduates to seek, negotiate, and implement solutions for complex global forest challenges, and most importantly, to adapt and succeed in a rapidly changing world.

Expand your professional network

Gain exposure to the world’s leading forest institutions and connect with networks of internationally experienced forestry and natural resource management professionals.

Study at a top 20 University

UBC is amongst the World’s leading universities for forest issues, it is a founding partner in the International Partnership for Forestry Education and consistently ranks among the top 20 universities in the world.

Last updated Aug 2020

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The University of British Columbia (UBC) is a global centre for teaching, learning and research, consistently ranked among the top 20 public universities in the world and recently recognized as North America’s most international university. Read less