B.Sc.(Hons.) Forestry

Agriculture B.Sc.(Hons.) Forestry

The B.Sc.(Hons.) in Forestry program deals with the science and craft of nurturing, managing, using, conserving, and repairing forests and associated resources sustainably to meet desired goals, needs, and values for human benefit. B.Sc. Forestry graduates are trained in plantations and fundamental stands. The challenge of forestry is to create socially accepted systems while sustaining the resource and any other supplies that might be affected. Forest science possesses components related to the physical, social, biological, political, and managerial sciences, and the program will further impart students’ knowledge about all these.

Our Department of Forestry one of the best forestry colleges in Dehradun that offers the BSc Forestry course, which aims to train students in managing forests, new plantations, maintaining old farms, and other valuable natural resources. The advanced course curriculum of this program teaches students the creation and implementation of systems and frameworks for the sustainable maintenance of forest resources and supplies to make sure that non-renewable sources do not get lost. The course typically includes general Biology, Botany, Genetics, Soil Science, Climatology, Hydrology, Economics, and Forest Management. Through an amalgamation of theoretical and practical knowledge, the program gives an in-depth understanding of knick-knacks concepts. It involves processes involved in conserving forest resources, preserving and protecting wildlife, managing non-sustainable resources, etc. It trains them to become qualified professionals in the domain.

Salient Features

  • 19+ years of academic experience
  • Focus on student-centered learning
  • Problem-based learning and industry-relevant curriculum
  • Best placement opportunities to get placed in high-end and reputed companies
  • Industrial training in reputable firms and organizations
  • The privilege of 100% placement guidance and support
  • Industry visits, seminars, workshops, and guest lectures by eminent researchers and industry practitioners
  • Active student clubs and bodies
  • The multi-cultural and vibrant teaching environment

Admissions Open-2024

Merit-based admission process with online application at Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand University.

Fee Structure

Course Total Fee
Academic fee ( Per Sem) ₹ 40,000/-

One Time Fee

Application Fee (Non-Refundable) Admission Fee (Non-Refundable) University Enrollment Fee (Non-Refundable)
₹ 1,500 ₹ 7,000 ₹ 3,000
Exam fees ( Per Semester) 4,500
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Eligibility & Duration

  • Duration : 4 Years
  • The candidate must have passed 10+2 with PCM/PCB/CBZ from a recognized board or its equivalent with minimum 45% marks.

Program Grid Structure

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Program Educational Objectives (PEO's)

PEO-1 To help students understand and recognize various harvesting, transportation, and processing systems utilized in the management of forest resources and the generation of forest products
PEO-2 To make students understand, develop and evaluate management plans with various aims and limitations
PEO-3 To make them learn how to develop and apply silvicultural medicines relevant to management objectives
PEO-4 To assist students in understanding and interpreting forest inventory information and project future forest, stand, and tree requirements.

Program Specific Objectives (PSO's)

PSO-1 To equip students with a basic understanding of the dynamics of forest
PSO-2 To prepare students academically and personally to face the modern world challenges and help them excel with ease
PSO-3 To nurture students as professionals to meet the growing demand of forestry and environmental professionals in natural resource-based industries, administration and NGO domains
PSO-4 To nurture highly skilled professionals in the domain of forestry who will be capable of transforming the niche with their creativity

Job Opportunities
The Course Might Lead To

B.Sc. (Hons.) Forestry trains students to become Forestry professionals, and after the successful completion of the course, it opens a sea of opportunities for the candidates. The students present various options that include:

  • Forest Officer
  • Plantation and Resort Manager
  • Forest Product Marketing
  • Forest Products Purchasing Manager (private sector)
Job Opportunities