Education

Last changed: 03 July 2019
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The Department is in multiple ways involved in undergraduate education. Both in the Forestry program and courses on PhD education level within the Forest Faculty as well as in a masterprogram with environmental profiling at the Umeå School of Business, Economics and Statistics.

Within the Forest science program, the Department partake in the undergraduate education foremost within four areas; Economics, Business administration and Forest policy (Umeå) and Forest industrial economis (Uppsala). In addition, it is possible to take a master i Forest industrial economis with focus on forest value chains from a business economics perspective. 

Environmental and resource economics is a strong research area at the Department, mostly through CERE (Centre for Environmental and Resource Economics). A centre between this department and economics at Umeå University. It is also possible to do a master with an environmental economics profile at Umeå University. 

When it comes to graduate education, there is a great deal of collaboration between Umeå University within CERE but also the Department of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies, SLU within ECOS. Several courses are given each year for a wide international base. 


Contact
Responsible for under graduate education in Umeå 

Peichen Gong, peichen.gong@slu.se, +46(0)90-786 8492, +46(0)73-059 1255

Responsible for undergraduate education within Forest industrial economics in Uppsala

Anders Lindhagen, anders.lindhagen@slu.se, +46(0)18-673 840, +46(0)70-211 5268

Responsible for graduate education

Chandra Kiran Krishnamurthy, chandra.kiran@slu.se

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