A multidisciplinary master's degree programme

The Master’s Programme in Forest Sciences offers a broad and versatile perspective on forests and their use. The studies focus on and apply knowledge in biology, biogeochemistry, business economics, environmental sciences, logistics, geoinformatics and information technology. As a graduate in forest sciences you will be a professional in forest ecology, the management and use of forest resources, forest bioeconomy business and policy, with ample career opportunities in Finland and abroad. Come and study forest sciences at the University of Helsinki, in one of the world’s foremost degree programmes in the field. You can study and complete your master's degree either in English, Swedish or Finnish.

Research

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Application process

The application period for the International Master's Programmes starting in autumn 2019 closed on Jan 11, 2019. The next application period will start towards the end of 2019. To keep updated about the application dates, sign up for our Admissions Newsletter.

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