Bangor University

Bangor University

Forestry (with International Commonwealth Scholarship)

The course is designed to provide students with detailed knowledge of direct relevance to the modern forest manager.

Entry requirements

Only international students who have been awarded a CSC scholarship are eligible to study on this course; applicants are expected to have at least an upper 2nd Class degree in a relevant subject (forestry, conservation, land management, natural sciences, economics); candidates with lower qualifications (e.g. lower 2nd Class degree or professional qualifications) who have sufficient, relevant work experience may also be considered.

Course modules

Modules include: agroforestry systems (20 credits); forest inventory, assessment and monitoring (20 credits); sustainable use of non-timber forest products (20 credits); location specific knowledge (15 credits); joint summer module (study tour) (15 credits); contemporary tropical forests and climate change: the science, the policy and the practice (10 credits); social issues in forest management (20 credits); MSc dissertation (60 credits).

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Telephone number: 
01248 383762