Registrations for exams
Dear students, registrations for exams of the winter semester 2022/23 are possible since December last year! Please register in time via eCampus in FlexNow for your exams (also for protocols!!)!......more
"Ecosystem Sciences" (ES)
The application period for non-EU citizens to start their studies in the winter semester 2023/24 ends on 30 April 2023.Application platform...
***NEW: Special Scholarship Program for students from Ukraine***
Master scholarships by German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for students from the Ukraine. You may apply for our M.Sc. Program Forest and Ecosystem Sciences, study track: Tropical and International Forestry including a DAAD EPOS scholarship. Application Closing Date: 30.03.2023
News from the faculty
Our faculty presents: Dr. Ines Teichert
Ms. Teichert joined our faculty in february to fill the position of professor of Forest Botany and Tree Physiology. A warm welcome!
Our faculty presents: Prof. Dr. Henrik Hartmann
Mr. Hartmann joined our faculty in december as a professor of Forest Conservation (bridge professorship) and head of the Institute of Forest Conservation at the Julius Kühn Institute. A warm welcome!
Mechanical weeding promotes ecosystem functions and profit in industrial oil palm
Oil palms are the most productive oil crop and global demand for them is increasing. Plantations are widely cultivated with high use of fertilisers and herbicides and severe consequences for the environment. An international research team led by the University of Göttingen now shows that a switch to mechanical weed control and reduced fertiliser use have benefits for the ecosystem and profit.mehr...
Tree rows in modern agriculture reduce damage to environment
"Alley cropping” is the agricultural practice of planting rows – or alleys – of trees in fields of crops. According to a new study by an international, multidisciplinary research team led by the University of Göttingen, this type of land use rapidly leads to significant ecosystem improvements in farmland.more...
More press releases
Here you can find more press releases about the faculty and an archive.more...
Faculty of Forest Sciences
and Forest Ecology