An undergraduate degree or MSc in a relevant subject is required.
Months of entry
Research covers the environmental, economic and social factors underpinning sustainability in forest systems, studying processes ranging from individual ecological interactions to those acting at a landscape level. Research areas: forest ecology and management with specialisations in: ecophysiology of the impact and tolerance of heavy metals; plant nutrition; mycorrhizas in forest ecosystems; impact of co2; forest genetics and tree breeding; forest inventory; conservation and restoration of forest eco-systems.
Fees and funding
UK Research Councils (UK students only); DfID; Foreign and Commonwealth Office (via British Council); European Union; University scholarships (UK students only); Overseas Research Student scheme; Charities and Trusts; Commonwealth Scholarships; International agencies; Overseas Government Scholarships.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Chris Parry
- 01248 382314