Course Scheme - Tropical and International Forestry (TIF) - Start in Winter


1. Semester (Winter semester, 30 Credits)

6 C
M.Forst.1511



Tropical forest ecology and silviculture

6 C
M.Forst.1512



International forest policy and economics

6 C
M.Forst.1513



Monitoring of forest resources

6 C
M.Forst.1514



Forest utilization and wood processing

6 C
Elective

2. Semester (Summer semester, 30 Credits)

6 C
M.Forst.1521



Ecopedology of the tropics and subtropics

6 C
M.Forst.1522



Project planning and evaluation

6 C
M.Forst.1523



Biometrical research methods

6 C
M.Forst.1524



Biotechnology and forest genetics

6 C
Elective

3. Semester (Winter semester, 30 Credits)

12 C
M.Forst.1531




Project: Development of a forest region

6 C
Elective

6 C
Elective

6 C
Elective

4. Semester (Summer semester, 30 Credits)

30 C




Master’s thesis
(Time: 6 months)

Compulsory elective courses
(altogether 60 Credits)
Elective courses *
(altogether 30 Credits)
Master's thesis
(30 Credits)


* Unlike demonstrated here, these do not have to be obtained in the 1st, 2nd and 3rd semester, but can rather be earned whenever you like. Hence, the number of elective credits obtained can vary from semester to semester.

Information on the available courses (modules), including their contents and the form of exam, can be found in the digital module catalog.



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