Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)
Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management (MINA)

Master's programme: Nature-based Tourism (M-REIS)
Compulsory courses for students starting autumn 2025:
YearSemester5 ects10 ects15 ects20 ects25 ects30 ects
22027Spring parallelMASTER'S
January block 
2026Autumn parallelREIS
August blockREIS210 - 5 ects
12026June block 
Spring parallelMINA
January blockNATF200 - 5 ects
2025Autumn parallelREIS
August blockREIS202 - 5 ects
Master's programme,
compulsory courses
Suggested course combination:
(Schedule conflicts between courses
have not been taken into account)

· Sustainable entrepreneurship

· Landscape development and planning

· Natural resource management

Students holding a bachelor degree in tourism do not have to take REIS200.

Recommended optional courses at 300-level:
AOS325Modern Organizations10 ects  Autumn parallel
AOS335Organisational Change10 ects  Spring parallel
AOS337Leadership in Knowledge Organizations10 ects  Autumn parallel
BUS311Environmental Management and Sustainability Reporting5 ects  Spring parallel
BUS313Strategic Performance Management10 ects  Aut p + spr p
ECN306Economics of Sustainability5 ects  Autumn parallel
ECN350Development and Global Change10 ects  Spring parallel
ECN372Climate Economics10 ects  Autumn parallel
EDS306Sustainability Science: Ecological, Social, and Economic Dimensions10 ects  Autumn parallel
EDS330Political Ecology10 ects  Spring parallel
EDS348Global Environmental Governance10 ects  Spring parallel
EDS355Climate Change and Development10 ects  Autumn parallel
FHV300Well-being and Health Promotion10 ects  Spr p + June bl.
FHV330Public Health Science15 ects  Aug bl + aut p
INN340Entrepreneurship in Practice - Business Development15 ects  Aut p + Jan bl
INN360Sustainable Business Model Innovation10 ects  Autumn parallel
JUS320Planning and Building Law5 ects  Spring parallel
LAA313Physical environments - use and experiences10 ects  Spring parallel
LAA360Regional Landscape Planning and Community Development20 ects  Autumn parallel
LAA361Regional Landscape Planning and Community Development - Module 110 ects  Autumn parallel
LAA370Landscape Ecology15 ects  Spring parallel
NATF300Conservation Biology5 ects  Autumn parallel
NATF301Practical Nature Management5 ects  Autumn parallel
NATF330Wildlife Management10 ects  Autumn parallel
NATF340Management of Fish Communities10 ects  Autumn parallel
NATF350Human Wildlife Interactions5 ects  Spring parallel
REIS370Internship in Nature-Based Tourism10 ects  Spr p + June bl.
SKOG302Multifunctional Use and Planning of Forest Resources10 ects  Autumn parallel

At least 30 ects at the 300-level must be taken. Please note that several courses require a certain level of previous knowledge.

Programme coordinator 2025: Stensland, Stian
Student advisor 2025: Arestøl, Espen

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Studieprogrammer ved MINA
studieåret 2025/2026:

  - GRUNN Grunnstudium
  - B-FORNY Fornybar energi
  - B-MILJØ Miljøvitenskap
  - B-RAMI Radioaktivitet og miljø
  - B-SF Skogfag
  - B-ØN Økologi og naturforvaltning
  - M-FORNY Fornybar energi
  - M-MILJØ Miljøvitenskap
  - M-RAMI Nukleær- og miljøvitenskap
  - M-REIS Naturbasert reiseliv
  - M-NF Naturforvaltning
  - M-SF Skogfag
  - M-ECOL Økologi
This structure is only valid for the students starting autumn 2025. It is also possible to watch the structure for other year classes:
★ Start of study 2025
  (Subject to change)
· Start of study 2024
· Start of study 2023
· Start of study 2022
· Start of study 2021
· Start of study 2020
· Start of study 2019
· Start of study 2018
· Start of study 2017
· Start of study 2016
· Start of study 2015
· Start of study 2014
· Start of study 2013
· Start of study 2012
· Start of study 2011
· Start of study 2010
· Start of study 2009
· Start of study 2008
· Start of study 2007