Listed here are higher education courses in forestry, arboriculture and urban forestry currently offered for September 2015 entry at colleges and universities in the United Kingdom. Please note that the information listed below is based on a survey in March 2015 and may change at relatively short notice; follow links to the respective organisations for update information.
- Higher Education courses in Forestry, Arboriculture and Urban Forestry in the UK, 2016-2016 Entry: RFS Information Note
- Link to forestry careers guidance article: So you want to work in Forestry? [Forestry Journal 21(1): 22-23, January 2015]
- Download article: Higher education qualifications in arboriculture and forestry. [Forestry and Timber News, April 2015]
- Link to paper: Leslie, A. D., E. R. Wilson and C. B. Starr. 2006. The current state of professional forestry education in the United Kingdom. International Forestry Review 8(3): 339-349
- Download article (for an alternative perspective): Professional forestry education in Canada. [Forestry and Timber News, April 2013]
- Link to article: Women in Forestry [Guardian, 9 March 2015]
- Careers booklet: Careers in forestry and woodlands: more than just a job – it’s a passion. Published by the Norfolk and Suffolk Woodland Working Group (booklet, 23 pp, no charge). Request a copy here.