M.Sc. Sustainable Tropical Forestry
The two-year M.Sc. program in Sustainable Tropical Forestry (SUTROFOR) offers the best instruction in the field of tropical forestry in Europe. Students will work with the growing challenges in contemporary tropical forestry in a global context, and acquire valuable real-life experience by doing field work in a tropical country.
Students receive the chance to become an expert in the connection between the exploitation of tropical forest and nature areas for profitable production that can benefit a local community on the one hand and the preservation of biodiversity and the environment for the benefit of the global society on the other hand.
Some of the specialization options for this program include, among others:
- Forests and livelihoods in developing countries;
- Tropical forest management;
- Environmental management and policies for tropical forests;
- Social and environmental responsibility in tropical forestry.