Master of Forestry Science

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Forestry Studies

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Entry requirements

Bachelor of Forestry Science or other appropriate bachelor's degree.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates can demonstrate advanced knowledge of a field of forestry science; apply and communicate effectively forestry principles and concepts; understand, evaluate, access and review critically, new information (including findings and discussions in the literature); engage in rigorous intellectual analysis, criticism and problem solving; work independently; carry out research, write a composite report and communicate effectively concepts, results, and conclusions. Completion of this degree can lead to professional employment or the possibility of doctoral study.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Agriculture, Environmental and Related Studies at this level can earn:

$64,000

Median earnings one year after study

$68,000

Median earnings two years after study

$77,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

86%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Murray King Memorial Scholarship

Provided by:

Masterton District Council - Community Services Manager

Website:

http://mstn.govt.nz/

Value:

Up to $2,000.

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Bashford-Nicholls Trust Vocational Study Scholarships

Provided by:

Royce Nicholls Trust/Margaret Bashford Trust

Website:

https://bashford-nicholls.org.nz/

Value:

$1,000

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999
Web: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

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