More information for students with BOKU as home university is available on the Outgoing Website: http://short.boku.ac.at/int-out-js-transform

 TRANSFOR-M

TRANSFOR-M = TRANSatlantic FORestry Master

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

Within this programme the University of New Brunswick (UNB), University of Alberta (UoA) and The University of British Columbia (UBC) sendind students to european Universities for one year.

About TRANSFOR-M with BOKU as host University

After your application at your home university and the selection within the Transfor-M comittee you will be nominated to BOKU.

At BOKU you need to get a full admission to the Mountain Forestry programme. Note: No legalization is necessary!

Find more information and the curriculum at the Mountain Forestry Webpage.

Full admission to Mountain Forestry

Link to Information about full admission with international educational background: boku.ac.at/eg4mk

Checklist:

  1. Application form
  2. Evidence of previous studies (bachelor degree, diploma)
  3. Transcript stating subjects, marks, ECTS and contents of teaching
  4. Fulfilment of the special University entrance qualification
    = Confirmation of home university that you would be entitled to enroll in a Master's programme without requiring any further entrance exams, interviews, etc.
  5. CV
  6. Evidence of adequate proficiency of English
    = Completion of a study programme that was entirely taught in English from countries with English as the official language

Note: No legalization is necessary!

Translation regulations
All documents must be submitted in German or English

Application Deadlines: we recommend to apply as soon as the decision for accepting you into the TRANSFOR-M programme was made. The application process and the process to get a visa can take several weeks. For more information, please contact us: jointstudy(at)boku.ac.at

For admission within TRANSFOR-M to other english master programmes than mountain forestry please contact us: jointstudy(at)boku.ac.at

English master programmes at BOKU: http://short.boku.ac.at/yp5wwg

TRANSFOR-M at BOKU

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

 Planning the stay

  1. Get admission to Mountain Forestry Master at BOKU
  2. We recommend an application for a „Residence Permit Student“ 3-6 months before entry
  3. Entry and Resience Permits: http://short.boku.ac.at/int-in-life-visa-en.html
  4. Database Entry and Residence: oead.at/en/to-austria/entry-residence-and-employment/database-entry-and-residence/third-countries/student/

Scholarships

Mountain Forestry

About Mountain Forestry: http://short.boku.ac.at/yow28

Programme Coordinator Mountain Forestry:

Ao.Univ.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. nat.techn. Prof. Georg Gratzer

mf(at)boku.ac.at

Contact

For organizational concerns and questions of all kinds:

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
jointstudy(at)boku.ac.at

For consulting hours see: Lisa Maria Schmidtberger