University of Canterbury (UC) Background Image
Image of University of Canterbury (UC)
Applied Sciences & Basic Sciences
Postgraduate Diploma in Forestry
Postgraduate Diploma in Forestry

Postgraduate Diploma in Forestry

  • ID:UC640065
  • Level:Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma
  • Duration:
  • Intake:

Fees (NZD)

Estimated Total/program:
Accept letter

Admission Requirements

Entry requirements

Students must have completed one of the following:

  • the equivalent of a bachelor's degree in forestry or a related area of study; or
  • a bachelor's or higher degree in other areas, and relevant work experience in a forestry-related area.

English requirements

  • IELTS: Academic with an average score of 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • TOEFL iBT: Total minimum score of 90, with at least 19 in reading, writing and listening. Please note UC only accepts TOEFL iBT scores from a single test date, not MyBest scores.
  • TOEFL PBT: With a minimum score of 575 and TWE with a minimum score of 4.5
  • CCEL EAP: Level 2 with a minimum C+ grade
  • CAE or CPE: minimum score of 176 with at least 169 in reading, writing, listening and speaking
  • Pearson Test of English (Academic): PTE with an overall score of 58 and no PTE communicative skills score below 50
  • NZCEL:  Level 5

Course Information

The Postgraduate Diploma in Forestry caters for graduates who:

  • have a forestry degree or a qualification in a related area and wish to update and retrain
  • have another degree and are looking for some exposure to forestry
  • are from countries where the forestry degree is less quantitative than in Aotearoa New Zealand.

More info: Click here

See moreSee less

Pre Courses

No Course!
See moreSee less

Pathway Courses

Pathways include:

  • Master of Forestry Science
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
No Course!
See moreSee less

Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Postgraduate study can bring many career benefits eg, specialist skills and enhanced knowledge, entry into specific occupations, higher starting salary/progression rates, research capability/achievement, and evidence of high academic attainment/self-discipline.

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance/year: 700 NZD/per year

Same Courses

Close search