A Forester manages forest resources through application of bio-techniques with the aim of sustainable utilization. The government is forever designing new schemes for such conservation purposes – this creates many opportunities in the field for teams of senior forestry officials comprising researchers, educators, workers and managers. Agricultural institutes around the country offer graduate, post-graduate and doctoral courses.
Open universities such as the Indira Gandhi National Open University offer diploma and certificate courses in Forestry.
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