Programme Name Bachelor of Science in Forestry
Programme Description
The programme is three years full-time programme. The graduates will be equipped with technical expertise and research skills in the area of forest management, biodiversity conservation, climate change adaptation and mitigation, forest health and protection, agroforestry and land use, harvesting operations, non-timber forest products and value adding, forest business and entrepreneurship. The graduates will acquire an education at a level that will equip them for employment, self-employment and lay the foundations for a lifetime of continuous learning and personal development.
Majors Forestry
Minimum Requirement
a) Applicant must have passed Fiji Seventh Form Examination or equivalent with a minimum of 200 marks and pass (50%) in Math, English, Biology/Agriculture/Chemistry and any one from the following subjects such as Biology/Agriculture/ Chemistry /Geography/ Food & Nutrition Technology/Physics/Computer Science/Economics/Introduction to Technology/Technical Drawing/Accounting.

b) The Applicants who have passed Foundation Course with English,  Mathematics,  and  Biology  or  Agriculture  Biology
 (Trade Diploma in Agriculture Unit) or Forest Biology (Trade Diploma in Forestry Unit) unit/ Chemistry are also eligible for admission. 

c)Applicants with qualification of Trade Diploma in Agriculture/Trade Diploma in Forestry/Trade Diploma in Agroforestry/Diploma in Tropical Forestry/Trade Diploma in Wood processing and Value Adding/ Trade Diploma in Animal Husbandry/Trade  Diploma  in  Applied  Fisheries/Trade Diploma  in  Aquaculture/Trade Diploma  in  Agricultural Engineering are also eligible for admission.

d)Applicants who have passed Advanced Certificate in Forest Management or Advanced Certificate in Wood Craft
Technology are also eligible for admission.

e)Applicants  with  Diploma  in  Tropical  Agriculture are also eligible to apply for admission.  

f)Applicants with Higher Education Certificate in Forestry are eligible for admission in first Trimester of second year of the B.Sc. in Forestry programme. All the units of Higher Education Certificate in Forestry except Educational Tour and Industrial Attachment will be cross credited with the units of first year B.Sc. in Forestry programme.  

g)Applicants with Higher Education Diploma in Forestry are eligible for admission in first Trimester of Third year of the
programme. All the units of Higher Education Diploma in Forestry except Educational Tour and Industrial Attachment will be cross credited with the units of first and second year of B.Sc. in Forestry programme.  

h)Applicants may also be admitted to the programme who may not meet the requirement on the years of continuous
education progression, but who are able to demonstrate their ability to succeed in the respective programmes on the basis of their maturity, work experience or prior learning and are 21 years of age. The Dean may require such an applicant to sit for any specific or general examination as a prerequisite for any such enrolment, or may restrict enrolment only to certain prescribed units that must be passed to progress further as per the UASR.
Programme Type Bachelors Degree
Credit Points Required 360
Campus Koronivia
Duration 3
Estimated Tution Fees - Local (FJD) $12,908.00
Estimated Tution Fees - Regional $38,725.00
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