TRANSFOR-M = TRANSatlantic FORestry Master

TRANSFOR-M is a programme for student exchange with canadian and european Universities.

This is the information Website for BOKU Mountain Forestry students who want's to apply for the TRANSFOR-M programme!

TRANSFOR-M students with BOKU as host University find more information on following Website:

About TRANSFOR-M with BOKU as home University

For Mountain Forestry students from BOKU 3 canadian Universities are eligible for a 1-year exchange starting with the Winter semester:

Admission process:

  • Full admission to MS Mountain Forestry at BOKU:
  • Application for TRANSFOR-M programme at BOKU - Application Deadline: January
  • Final selection: TRANSFOR-M comittee
  • Application and Admission to host university

TRANSFOR-M Application forms:

If you want to apply for the TRANSFOR-M you need to be registered as Mountain Forestry student at BOKU!

For application step "January", click to Download:

For application step "June":

After your nomination to the partner University you need do fullfill all admission requirements at the host University. The TRANSFOR-M comittee will assist you in the process of application and admission.


  • Full admission to BOKU as Mountain Forestry student:
  • 1 year at BOKU, 1 year abroad (recognition of courses at BOKU)
  • Master thesis must be registered at BOKU, Co-supervisor at host University requried
  • Graduation according to the degree-awarding guidelines of the two universities attended:
  • Defensio according to Guidelines for the Defensio of a Master's thesis at BOKU:


Mountain Forestry

About Mountain Forestry:

Programme Coordinator Mountain Forestry: Prof. Georg Gratzer


University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna
Center for International Relations

Lisa Maria Schmidtberger, MSc.

Peter Jordan-Straße 82a, A-1190 Vienna
Tel.: +43 1 47654-32015

For students consulting hours see: Lisa Maria Schmidtberger