Please download the call for applications for the 2017 to the Masters course “Managing the Science-Policy Interface on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services for sustainable development in West Africa – SPIBES” here:

Download call (English)

Download call (French)

Download application form (English)

Download French translation of application form


To apply, please follow the subsequent steps:

1) Download the English pdf-form, open it with Acrobat Reader, and fill it out digitally in English language. Note: only the English version is valid for application. Save the form on your computer

2) Prepare the following documents and convert them to pdf:

aMotivation letter providing information about your academic and personal qualification as well as your interests in research in the Science-Policy Interface on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services for Sustainable Development
bDetailed and signed CV including scanned passport photo
cTwo references (can be sent separately after submission of the main application)
dTranscripts of previous university degrees
eCopy of birth certificate

3) Join all the above mentioned files to one single pdf file.


To apply to the programme, plase follow the link below and uplaod ONE pdf file containing all information listed above:

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