Master of Forestry Science

MForSc

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Duration

1-3 years full-time

Entry times

February or July (Semester 1 or 2)

Fees

NZD $8,471
$16,942

Based on 2018
total programme fee

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
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Duration

1-3 years full-time

Entry times

February or July (Semester 1 or 2)

Fees

NZD $34,900
$69,800

Based on 2018
total programme fee

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

Overview

The Master of Forestry Science will give you a head start into forest management, governance or research at an advanced level.

This degree offers a flexible structure – depending on your goals and experience you can study by examination and report, examination and thesis, or thesis only. This programme means you can complete a professional master's degree with coursework and a report in two years.

Students enjoy small classes and a wide variety of courses to choose from, ranging from silviculture to advanced IT applications in forestry.

Contact us

For full requirements see the Regulations for the Master of Forestry Science.

For study planning help contact the School of Forestry or the College of Engineering:

College of Engineering | Te Rāngai Pūkaha
University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

Phone +64 3 369 3500
Email forestry@canterbury.ac.nz