Studyportals
Ph.D. On Campus

Ecology and Natural Resource Management

Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)

36 months
Duration
Free
Free
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Unknown
Start date

About

The Ecology and Natural Resource Management programme of the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU) is offered at the Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management.

Overview

The Ecology and Natural Resource Management programme of the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU) is a doctoral programme that will educate independent researchers of international calibre in conjunction with national and international research communities.

Job opportunities

The PhD programme in Ecology and Natural Resource Management shall qualify candidates for research of international standard within all subject areas at the Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management and for other work in society where there are high demands on scientific insight and analytical thinking, in accordance with recognized principles of academic and research ethics.

Programme Structure

INA has a particularly broad subject profile and performs comprehensive research and teaching activities in many biological disciplines and in the management of natural resources. Examples of subject areas (also mentioned above in point 11 Societal relevance) include:

  • Behavioural ecology
  • Biodiversity
  • Evolution genetics
  • Conservation biology
  • Bioeconomics
  • Botany
  • Zoology
  • Forest management
  • Fish and wildlife management
  • Renewable energy
  • Environmental impacts of land use and habitat change
  • Market and natural resource economics and planning
  • Nature-based tourism, population and community ecology
  • Mapping of resources
  • Wood technology
  • Ecophysiology and ecotoxicology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Rolling admissions

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
92

Credits

180 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
92

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A master's degree with a scope of at least 120 credits (ECTS) that is based on a bachelor’s degree of minimum 180 credits (ECTS), or a cand.med.vet. degree, or an integrated master’s degree with a scope of minimum 300 credits (ECTS).
    • English language skills.
    • You must be able to document provision of full funding for the entire contract period (i.e. 3 years full-time study). The most common form of financing is the appointment of a PhD fellowship position.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 36 months.

Since NMBU is a publicly funded state university, there are no tuition fees. However, most students must pay a small semester fee.

Living costs for Ås

9420 - 15000 NOK /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 6 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Ecology and Natural Resource Management
-
Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!