Wood science and technology is the field that focuses on material science and engineering for development of new wood and advanced composite products. You would also be trained in wood design and craftsmanship.
Some of the subjects in the wood science technology programme are Botany, Wood Structure & Identification, Timber Entomology, Timber Pathology, Statistical Quality Control Techniques, Wood Physics, Wood Chemistry, Wood Mechanics, Saw Milling & Saw Doctoring, Wood Adhesive Plywood, Wood Seasoning, Wood Preservation, Reconstituted Wood Based Panels & Engineering Structural Lumber, Wood Working & Finishing, Timber Engineering & Construction, Production Design & Fabrication,
M.Sc in wood science and technology is offered in Forest Research Institute University Dehradun. Eligibility would be 3 years bachelors degree with physics/ chemistry / maths / or B.Sc forestry.