“Kastamonu Faculty of Forestry”, which was established within Gazi University in 1992, was connected to Kastamonu University with the establishment of Kastamonu University in 2006. Since then, it has been operating as Kastamonu University Faculty of Forestry.
Kastamonu University Faculty of Forestry continues its undergraduate education with the Departments of Forest Engineering and Forest Industry Engineering, but the Department of Wildlife Ecology and Management which has not started to recruit students yet. Our faculty has 8 different laboratories belonging to the different departments in which our students can study depending on their interest.
Our undergraduate students has an oppourtunity to contniue their education as graduate student in the field of Forest Engineering and Forest Industry Engineering at Institute of Science
Kastamonu University as a university specialized in the field of “Forestry and Nature Tourism” by the Higher Education Institution, which shows the level of importance and strength in its field. In this context, our students has an oppotunity to study on projects offered by institutions such as TUBITAK and KÜBAP while our faculty members continue their scientific studies.
In the departments affiliated within the Faculty of Forestry at Kastamonu University, student exchanges are made mutually at domestic and foreign universities for bilateral agreements such as Erasmus, Farabi and Mevlana.
Our faculty continues its scientific publishing activities with the Kastamonu University Journal of Forestry Faculty which is an online, open access and international peer-reviewed research journal. The subjects covered by our journal include all aspects of forestry, wood science & technologies, wildlife ecology and management. Our journal is indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) within Clarivate Analytics starting from the first issue in 2017.