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DAAD scholarships are now available for the MSc Course in TROPICAL FORESTRY . The course is taught in English at Technische Universität Dresden (TUD), one of the 11 German Universities of Excellence.

Over many decades, the international orientation and socioeconomic focus have made this 2-year MSc course unique in Europe. Students will benefit from the international background of our research & lecturing scientists who supervise the field research in the tropics. Besides socioeconomic, management and general aspects of tropical forestry, the course also includes specific topics of climate change related carbon forestry, agroforestry and land use change. Some of the best Master Students are offered to enter into the PhD program.

Presently, over 300 graduates from the courses are working in tropical countries and international organizations, many of them in top positions.

Another benefit: As a public university TUD exempts students from tuition fees!

For more information, please visit the following website: And  blog:

Deadline is *30 October 2018* for scholarship applications starting the course in *October 2019*. However, applicants with own source of funding can apply until *31 May 2019 *.

* This information is shared by AFF on behalf of the Institute of International Forestry and Forest products, Germany.

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