January 31, 2019 at 15:00 (GMT+2).



Finland,France,Germany,Romania,Spain,Austria, Europe.

(Fully Funded)


MSc European Forestry programme

MSc European Forestry (MSc EF) is a top class taught Erasmus+: Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree Programme (EMJMD) in the field of forest sciences. The quality of our programme is acknowledged by the European Commission, which awarded the MSc European Forestry Erasmus Mundus status for years 2004–2014 and for years 2016–2019.

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Our programme is a two-year interdisciplinary programme that provides academic education in the field of sustainable resource management with an emphasis on current bioeconomy issues. MSc EF offers a new approach to forestry and nature management markets and it connects the increasing number of forest-related issues with a European dimension at international as well as national levels.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Agriculture.
  • Forestry.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

Two years.

  • The first year studies will take place in Joensuu, Finland.
  • The second year studies are carried out in one of the Consortium Universities in Austria, France, Germany, Romania or Spain.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

-Minimum Eligibility Criteria:

  • Bachelor’s degree in forestry or related field with good grades issued by an internationally recognised university.
  • Good command of English language. TOEFL iBT 90 or IELTS 6.5 or PTE 59.
  • Recommendation letter.

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Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded) 

-Which Includes :

  • Student participation costs.
  • Contribution to travel and installation costs.
  • Contribution to the subsistence costs.
  • Tuition Fees:
    • EU/EEU Nationals: 4,250 €/academic year
    • Non EU/EEU Nationals: 4,250 €/academic year

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How to Apply

First Step: When the application period begins (3/12/2018 at 08:00), press fill in application form here and make sure you have attached the required application enclosures (in pdf format).

-The Application Enclosures Are:

  1. The original degree certificate (in the original language) and an English, Finnish or Swedish translation of the degree certificate
  2. The original transcript of records (in the original language) and an English, Finnish or Swedish translation of the transcript of records.
  3. English language certificate
  4. Two recommendation letters, use the template here
  5. Curriculum vitae. CV must be presented in chronological order and must not have gaps longer than 12 months during the most recent five years.
  6. A certificate of residence*
  7. A copy of your passport
  8. Two passport-size photos of you.

-In addition, as a part of the admission requirements, in the on-line application form you will be requested to write a motivation letter (max. 1000 characters) and include information about your work experience (max. 500 characters) and international experience (max. 500 characters).

* The place of residence should be verified on the basis of the provision of the documents listed on the PRADO website.

Second Step: send recommendation letter forms to below address :

University of Eastern Finland
Admissions Office/MSc European Forestry
P.O. Box 111 (Yliopistokatu 2)
FI-80101 Joensuu

Finally:The university will inform the applicants on their admission results by the latest on 5 April 2019 by email.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Mohamed Ismail/ Sudan

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