Forest Ecology and Management, Ph. D.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    16000
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
University rank #301 ,
Research covers the environmental, economic and social factors underpinning sustainability in forest systems, studying processes ranging from individual ecological interactions to those acting at a landscape level.

About

Study Overseas

We offer 'split' PhD/MPhil programmes for international students with part of the study taking place in the student's own country or a third country. Many of our British and other European students also carry out fieldwork overseas for their research.

Qualification

PhD/MPhil

Duration

PhD: 3 years full-time or 5 years part-time; MPhil: 2 years full-time or 3 years part-time

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 60 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Research Areas

Forest Ecology and Management with specialisations in:

  • Ecophysiology of the impact and tolerance of heavy metals
  • Plant Nutrition
  • Mycorrhizas in forest ecosystems
  • Impact of CO2
  • Forest Genetics and tree breeding
  • Forest inventory
  • Conservation and restoration of forest eco-systems

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score: 7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

A first degree or MSc in a relevant subject is required.

Student Visa

Students from United States of America need a visa in order to study in the United Kingdom.
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Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 16000 International

Funding

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