Head of Department : Instructor.

Erasmus Coordinator : Instructor.

Farabi Coordinator : Instructor.

Mevlana Coordinator : Instructor.

ECTS Coordinator : Instructor.

About :

Turkey has 20.4 million hectares of forest available. The damaged forest area and the vacant areas suitable for growing forests are approximately 8 million hectares. In other words, there is a great afforestation potential in our country. In addition, forest resources cleaning silvicultural collection, cutting, transport and so on. and for those who need quite a lot of workforce. On the other hand, wildlife and non-wood forests are located in the area and other foresters in the conservation area. We are able to explain whether it is possible to successfully carry out forestry activities in our country and we can work on this issue.



Vision :

Ensuring that all the services provided by our forests to the society are realized in the best way, carry out the contemporary education and research activities required for these, carry out all these activities in international relations,To be a leader in our country and a respected forestry department in the world.



Mission :

To train competent forest guard officers who provide protection, structural development and utilization of our forests in various ways, attach importance to national and international environmental values ​​and care, and are equipped with contemporary knowledge and understanding.
To educate productive students who are disciplined, compliant, qualified, sharing, researcher who knows how to access and use information well.



Purpose :

The aim of Forestry and Forest Products Program is; firstly, on a scientific basis, the management of non-wood forest products, which become increasingly important, is processed and traded; In addition, the Ministry of Forestry and Water Affairs of the Republic of Turkey on this issue often raised forest engineers, agricultural engineers, pharmacists, doctors and biologists to help train intermediate staff.



Language of Program :

Program Language: Turkish



Definition of Program :

Turkey is available in 20.4 million hectares of forest. The degraded forest areas and the vacant areas suitable for forest cultivation are approximately 8 million hectares. In other words, there is a great afforestation potential in our country. In addition, silvicultural processes performed in forest resources, cutting, transport and so on. There is a need for a lot of workforce for jobs and transactions. On the other hand, wildlife and non-wood forest products are evaluated and protected areas are among the other occupation areas of foresters. In order to carry out the forestry activities of our country successfully, it is of great importance for our country's forestry to employ qualified intermediate personnel that can perform the mentioned works and transactions.



Employment Oppurtunities :

Graduates of the Forestry and Forestry products program, the Ministry of Forestry and Water Affairs (General Directorate of Nature Conservation and National Parks, General Directorate of Forestry) central and provincial organizations, General Directorate of State Hydraulic Works, General Directorate of Highways, State Planning Organization, such as technical and perform administrative duties.

They can work as a technical staff in private sector, private forestry offices, landscape companies, private nurseries and other private organizations that do business and transactions related to forestry.

They will also be able to take part in studies and inventory studies of nature, environment and forestry based projects to be prepared by various non-governmental organizations.