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Meet our students

At SLU's Department of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies, we provide a Master's programme in conservation and management of wildlife and fish, we also give individual courses at basic and advanced level. We have the best students in the world! You will meet some of them here.

Listen to a podcast with master's students

At our Department we have the podcast Wild Research Bites. Every now and then our students show up as guests in the pod - these episodes are gathered here.

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Watch films with our students

What is it like to electro fish? How did the thesis work go? And why did you choose to study at the Master's programme? Our students share their stories!

Follow our students on Instagram

Want to know what it's like to study here? Follow our students on Instagram!

We do our Master’s theses here!

Fieldwork among rhinos in South Africa or perhaps among butterflies in Sweden? We offer the opportunity for students at master's level to do thesis projects in exciting research projects!

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Study with us!

At SLU's Department of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies, we create knowledge that supports the sustainable use of natural resources in a rapidly changing world. Our research covers plants, wildlife and humans.

An important part of our Department is education and we offer courses at both basic and advanced levels.

Become a Master of Nature

Our Master's Programme is given at SLU's Faculty of Forest Sciences, world leading in forest research. You can find more info about the Master's programmes given at the faculty here.

Published: 20 September 2022 - Page editor: susanna.bergstrom@slu.se

Contacts at the Department of Wildlife, Fish, and Environmental Studies

Head of department: Anders Alanärä +46 (0)90-786 8215
Assistant head of department: Anne-Maarit Hekkala +46(0)90-786 8370, +46(0)72-242 97 13
Communications officer: Susanna Bergström +46(0)90-786 8299

Postal address: Department of Wildlife, Fish, and Environmental Studies, SE-901 83, Sweden
Visiting address: Skogsmarksgränd, SE-907 36 Umeå, Sweden
Payment address: SLU Fakturamottagning Box 7090, SE-750 07 Uppsala, Sweden