Programme Name Trade Diploma in Forestry
Programme Description
The programme is two years full-time programme.  The graduates will be equipped with technical expertise and skills in the area of forest conservation and biodiversity, climate change adaptation and mitigation, forest protection, nursery management and propagation, agroforestry, 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) Completion of Fiji  Year 12  Certificate Examination or Fiji Year 12 internal Annual Exam/Assessment with a pass in Mathematics, English and either Biology or Agriculture or Chemistry or 12 years of education with continuous progression or equivalent. 

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

c)Applicants with a Certificate IV in Forestry are eligible for admission in first Trimester of second year of the programme. All the units of Certificate IV in Forestry except Educational Tour and Industrial Attachment will be cross credited with the units of first year Trade Diploma in Forestry programme.

d) 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 17 years of age. The Dean may require such an applicant to sit for specific or general examination as a pre requisite for any such enrolment, or may restrict enrolment only to certain prescribed courses that must be passed to progress further.
Programme Type
Credit Points Required 240
Campus Koronivia
Duration 2
Estimated Tution Fees - Local (FJD) $6,517.00
Estimated Tution Fees - Regional $19,551.00
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