DIPLOMA IN FORESTRY
Diploma in Forestry is offered to train sub professionals for the forestry sector. Job opportunities include private companies, government and non-government agencies. This programme emphasizes on sustainable forest management, wildlife management, wood industry management as well as forest parks and recreation management. Diploma in Forestry is a three (3) semester programme with 103 total credit hours.
Among the agencies that require the services of Graduate Diploma in Forestry include the Forestry Department, MTIB Research Institute, FELDA, Timber Complex, Statutory Bodies as well as related private agencies as well as travel agencies
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR DIPLOMA IN FORESTRY
Fullfills the University General Requirements and SPECIFIC PROGRAMME REQUIREMENTS
Applicants must posses a minimum credit in subjects of Mathematics, Biology OR Science and credit in ONE (1) of the following subjects:
(*Geography/ Agro-technology Studies/ Entrepreneurship Studies/ Principal Accounting /Landscape & Nursery/ Horticultural Decoration and Landscape/ Commerce/ Basis Economy/ Information Technology/ Furniture Making/ Mechanical Engineering Studies/ Workshop Machinery Technology/ Geometrical & Machine Drawing/ Building Development Technology/ Work of Wood & Brick/ Geometrical and Building Development Drawing/ Basics of Information Processing)
Pass English at SPM level
REQUIREMENTS FOR CATEGORY C APPLICANTS
Posses a related and relevant field certificate or equivalent even higher qualification of University Generic Requirements approved from institutions recognized by the UPM Senate.
Have Forestry Ranger Certificate with get at least PNGK 3.0 and credit/distinction in Malay Language, Mathematics and one of the Science subjects at SPM level or equivalent.
P.O Box 396, Nyabau Road,
97008 Bintulu, Sarawak,