Hochschule für nachhaltige Entwicklung Eberswalde

Forest Information Technology (M.Sc.)


Prof. Dr. Jan-Peter Mund

Co-Head of the study
programme in Eberswalde


Prof. Dr. MichaŇā Zasada

Co-Head of the study
programme in Warsaw


Use your chance to become a specialist for the application of information technologies in forestry and environment -‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč This is your passport to the future !

To the Faculty of Forest and Environment

The mission of Forest Information Technology (FIT) (M.Sc.) is to offer high level educational opportunities in the field of information technologies with a focus on forestry and environment related applications.

The programme is jointly developed, managed and accomplished by the University for Sustainable Development Eberswalde and the Warsaw University of Life Sciences ."

Information technology in forests and the environment - your way into the future!

Take your chance to become a specialist in the rapidly developing field of forest and environmental information technology.

News & Events

Asia-Pacific Forest Sector Outlook: Innovative Forestry for a Sustainable Future


On November 5th 2021 FAO and CIFOR, lead center of the Forests, Trees and Agroforestry research program (FTA) are giving the floor to young people to present their contributions on the use of innovative technologies for sustainable forestry! This event is part of the preparation by FAO and FTA of a roadmap on innovative technologies for sustainable forestry. The event will show case the results of this call and present a collection of papers that illustrate, in various contexts, the potential of innovative technologies to advance sustainable forestry and sustainable forest management.

At the event Forest Information Technology M.Sc. student Shahrukh Kamran will present his project DroNet: Development and testing of insect catching drones.


Introductory Course ,,Forest Ecology and Management''


After two intensive learning weeks (in the field and virtual) the new M.Sc. introductory module about ‚ÄěForest Ecology and Management‚ÄĚ has closed for the FST and FIT programme. The students also enjoyed the field trips to selected forest sites that were included in the module. All lecturers involved  are  very happy to have you in the FIT / FST Master programme this year.

Start of studies: Most welcome to the Faculty of Forest and Environment!

The introductory week for winter term 2021/22 starts on 20th September 2021.

voluntary one-week intensive course in English, to facilitate the introduction to the English- language teaching of the study programme, or an introduction to the German language and culture, for a better understanding of your possibly new host country, will start at 13th of Semptember 2021 on-site at Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development. If you plan to participate in one of the courses, please let us know at the latest by September 5th (to: kristina.jordan@hnee.de).

Further information on the opening session and introductory week for our first semester master students! (DOWNLOAD) If you want to participate on-site please note following information: Corona-information.pdf 

All further information about the start of the study can be found under the following link

GIS III and forestry Photogrammetry course in RogówI


Warsaw University of Life Sciences (WULS‚ÄďSGGW) just started with the GIS III and forestry Photogrammetry course in Rog√≥w. The students were very happy to have the opportunity to meet again! 

Image: M. Brach (WULS‚ÄďSGGW)

Student Research Colloquium

The Student Research Colloquium of the Forest Information Technology study program will take place online on Thursday 27 and Friday 28 of May. The programme with the presentation topics and times can be found HERE


Contact Eberswalde

Co-Head of the study programme

Prof. Dr. Jan-Peter Mund


Tel.: +49- (0)3334- 657 189
E-Mail: Jan-Peter.Mund@hnee.de

Study programme coordinator

Dr. Evelyn Wallor


Tel.: (+49) 03334 657 357
E-Mail: Evelyn.Wallor@hnee.de   

Application information

Dr. Astrid Schilling

Astrid Schilling

Tel.: +49- (0)3334- 657 167
E-mail: Astrid.Schilling@hnee.de