Profile and Career - MSc in Sustainable Forest and Nature Management – University of Copenhagen

Profile and Career

PLEASE NOTE: Application for this programme is closed in 2017.

The SUFONAMA programme qualifies you to deal with the huge challenges in Europe’s pursuit of an evermore sustainable management of its natural resources, namely seeing the management of forest and nature areas in an integrated landscape context.

You will aquire a broad range of central management tools as well as economic, ecological and social competences. You will acquire a solid theoretical foundation and understanding of the new paradigm in forest and nature management.

You can choose to specialise in Conservation Biology and Land Management, Management of Forest and Nature for Society, Forest and Nature Management in Changing Climate, Forest Management in Scandinavia and the Baltic Region or Mountain Forestry and Watershed Management.

Career opportunities

Graduates will gain the required competences for working with sustainable forest and nature management issues: a significant theoretical foundation, practical and international experience and a cross-disciplinary approach. The successful student will be able to apply to high-level PhD programmes or pursue a career in, for example, international and government agencies, district forest and nature offices, consultancy, private companies and NGOs.

Read about the Programme Structure