Master Of Science In Forestry

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Undergraduate or Graduate Level : Graduate Level
Duration of Program : 3 Years

About this Program

Master Of Science In Forestry offers advanced training aimed at enhancing knowledge and skills of graduate trainees in forestry and allied resources management, utilization and conservation of forests.Equips students with advance knowledge and skills in conducting (planning,implementation, analysis, interpretation and reporting) forestry research.
Applicants should hold a good first degree in Forestry or any of the following disciplines: Bsc (Agriculture),Bsc(Botany or Zoology) or a Bachelor of science in statistics and Economics or its equivalent.

Courses

Year 1
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Advanced Biodiversity Conservation FBM 7203 4 Graduate Level
Ecophysiology and Agronomy FBM 7204 4 Graduate Level
Graduate Seminars FNC 7201 4 Graduate Level
Forestry Resource Assessment FOM 7201 4 Graduate Level
Environment Management FOM 7203 4 Graduate Level
Forestry Business Management FOM 7204 4 Graduate Level
Forestry Research Methods CFE 7201 4 Graduate Level
Gender Issues in Forestry CFE 7202 4 Graduate Level
Advanced Forestry for Rural Development CFE 7204 4 Graduate Level
Natural Resources Project Planning and Management F0M 7205 4 Graduate Level
Semester 1
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Land Use Planning and Watershed Management FOM 7103 4 Graduate Level
Applied Statistics and Biometrics FOM 7101 4 Graduate Level
Natural Resource Economics FOM 7102 4 Graduate Level
Agroforestry Systems, Practices and Technologies CFE 7102 4 Graduate Level
Drylands Agroforestry CFE 7103 4 Undergraduate Level
Advanced Community Forestry CFE 7104 4 Graduate Level
Forest Products FPE 7101 4 Graduate Level
Advanced Silviculture FBM 7101 4 Graduate Level
Year 2
Semester 2
Course Title Course Code Credit Units Level
Tropical Forest Ecology and Management: FBN 7202 4 Graduate Level
Natural Resource Management FOM 7202 4 Graduate Level