Bangor University

Bangor University

Tropical Forestry

The course provides part-time students from across the world with training in the management of forest resources, understanding of the scientific, academic and practical principles which underpin forest management, forest measurement and forest ecosystem function and the interrelationships between government, industry and communities� forests and associated land-use.

Entry requirements

Undergraduate degree; the applicants curriculum vitae (CV); documentation of proficiency in English (and French if choosing Montpellier); the applicants personal statement of motivation; recommendations from 2 references (of which at least 1 academic).

Course modules

Modules include: silviculture; agroforestry systems and practice; forest inventory, assessment and monitoring; sustainable use of NTFPs; social issues in forest management; tropical forestry study tour; distance learning dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning £ 6,500 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bangor Campus Bangor (Wales) LL57 2DG Wales

Key information

Telephone number: 
01248 383634