O que eu aprenderei?

Forest and nature areas have many important functions. They protect biological diversity, provide pure drinking water, produce wood and provide the setting for outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing and recreation.

The programme is offered in English.

As a graduate from the 2-year MSc programme in Forest and Nature Management, you will be involved in finding a sustainable balance between ecology, economy and society. You will have completed a modern and international management programme which enables you to develop the world’s forests and natural areas in a sustainable manner.

Graduates from the MSc programme in Forest and Nature Management are sought-after, and the programme offers plenty of opportunities for making a career in Denmark or internationally.

If you choose this programme, you acquire competences which:

Enable you to manage forest and natural areas in a way which does not impact the environment and the climate
Prepare you for advising and managing companies engaging in production based on natural resources in a way which offers a financial profit as well as takes the environment into account
Enable you to contribute, by means of legislation, to finding a sustainable balance between ecology, economy and the global community’s need and requirement for forest and natural areas

Competence Description

The programme also provides you with knowledge and tools within areas and issues such as for example:

Forest biology, soil and ecological cycles
Economy, management and the rules and legislation which govern our use of forests and nature
Strategic and holistic management, planning and administration
Taking responsibility and turning ideas and visions into action
Collaboration and conflict resolution.

The programme provides good opportunities for study stays abroad

Career Opportunities.

Graduates from the MSc programme in Forest and Nature Management find employment in both the public and private sectors and can work with forestry, nature and the environment worldwide, for instance:

As a head of section or head of division in a ministry, e.g. the Danish Ministry of the Environment.
As a nature and environmental manager in the municipalities.
As a manager of nature restoration projects.
With sustainable management and project management in private companies, e.g. within corporate social responsibility (CSR).
As a project manager in consultancy firms.
As a forest supervisor or master of forestry in a private forest or state forest district.
As a forestry consultant on private forest properties in Denmark and abroad.
Within research and education at universities and other institutions of higher education.

De qual departamento farei parte?

Faculty of Science

Opções de estudo

Período integral (2 anos)

kr110.000,00 (R$ 91.608) por ano
DKK 55,000 per semester
Data de início

Esperado Setembro 2021


University of Copenhagen

Nørregade 10,

PO Box 2177,



1017, Denmark

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Estados Unidos

Applicants must have a bachelor program or equivalent with the specific major for each program. Other English language requirements: The minimum acceptable score for TOEFL is 560 on the paper test.

Para estudantes internacionais

If you have completed a Bachelor’s degree or are enrolled in the final semester of a Bachelor’s programme you are eligible to apply for the Master’s programme in Forest and Nature Management.

IELTS (Academic): 6.5 (overall test score), only the overall score will be considered; TOEFL Internet-based test (IBT) minimum score: 83, ITP TOEFL- test minimum score: 560; Cambridge Advanced (CAE): Passed at level C1 or C2; Cambridge Proficiency (CPE): Passed at level C1 or C2.

Application deadline: 15 January

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