University of Göttingen

Sustainable Forest and Nature Management [Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Program]

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Agriculture, Environmental and Nutritional Sciences
M.Sc.
Degree
20
No. of places
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  15 Jan/01 Mar
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free / €4500
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in agriculture, biology, forestry, Geography and geoinformatics, natural resources, agrobiology, or landscape engineering â€“ or an equivalent bachelor’s degree.

Language Requirements


The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

languageEnglish
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Specification: Passed at level C1 or C2.
IELTS
min 6.5
TOEFL iBT
min 83
TOEFL pBT
min 560
Cambridge
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Specification: Passed at level C1 or C2.
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
If you are from the following countries, you do not need to present an English Language Proficiency exam. A copy of your passport will suffice: Anguilla, Antigua, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Barbuda, Belize, British Virgin Islands, Canada (except Quebec), Dominica, Grand Cayman Islands, Grenada, Guyana, Irish Republic, Jamaica, Montserrat, New Zealand, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos Islands, United Kingdom: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland & Wales and United States of America. English language knowledge can also be proven by a full degree in English, or document that you have passed Danish secondary school 'English level B' (Engelsk B). IELTS, TOEFL, CAE and CPE tests older than 2 years are not accepted (from the application deadline). There is no period of limitation for the validity of Danish secondary school 'English level B' (Engelsk B).

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester:January 16 (German)January 16 (EU)October 15 (Non EU)
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
No. of places available:
20
Application:
directly at University
Application Fee:
none

Application Documents


  1. Transcript of grades. Please upload an official transcript of grades of the degree you have completed or are currently enrolled in which carries: an official stamp and a signature from your university. If the transcript is in a language other than English:
    1. Please include an official English translation. An official translation must carry the stamp and signature of your educational institution.
    2. If your educational institution cannot provide you with an official translation, an authorized translator, who stamps and signs the document, must carry out the translation.
  2. CV. Please upload an updated version of your C.V. (curriculum vitae of a maximum of three pages) including a chronological overview of your academic history. A photo is not necessary.
  3. Proof of English language proficiency (see language requirements).
  4. Copy or scan of passport. A copy of an official national id document or id card in English is also accepted as long as it includes:
    1. Photo.
    2. Your full name.
    3. Date of birth.
    4. Nationality.
    5. Gender.
      If you have more than one citizenship, please copy the passport which you will use to travel to Denmark/Germany/UK.
  5. Motivational letter. A short explanation of approximately 500 words, as to why you have chosen to apply for admission to the SUFONAMA EMJMD program and why you have prioritized the chosen mobility track(s). You may also elaborate on your planned career path upon completion of the program.
  6. Official diploma. If you apply for admission to the program only, you are required to document that you have completed your bachelor’s degree no later than June 30th (September 20th for EU applicants). If the diploma is in a language other than English, please include an official English translation. If your university cannot provide you with an official translation, an authorized translator, who stamps and signs the document, must carry out the translation.

Non-EU applicants must also provide the following documents:

  1. Reference letters (only if you wish to apply for the Erasmus Mundus Scholarship). Please upload two letters of recommendation in English. At least one of the letters must be from an academic contact (teacher, supervisor).
  2. Proof of residence (only if you wish to apply for the Erasmus Mundus Scholarship). In order to confirm your eligibility for the Erasmus Mundus Scholarship, you must provide proof of residence that fulfill one of the following requirements: This can either be:
    1. A residence certificate issued (signed and stamped) in accordance with your municipality, region, or states normal registration rules.
    2. In the form of an official letter (signed and stamped) by your current place of work, study, or training confirming your current place of residence.
      Please ensure that the following information is included and clear and legible in any of the above-mentioned documentation: first name, surname, birth date, address, issue date.

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website