Théophile Kabasele Walelu: A Master student at the Université de Montpellier, France

BEBUC scholar since April 2017, Théophile got his bachelor degree in Ecology at the Université de Kisangani (UNIKIS) with satisfaction (69.8%) in August 2018. During his bachelor studies, he got four successive distinctions. 

He was awarded the BEBUC Master Scholarship to carry out his studies on the “Dynamic of Tree-Fall Gaps in Central Forester Sector” at the Université de Montpellier, France. He started his master studies in October 2018. 


He is currently in Kourou (French Guyana) to continue the second year of his master studies after a stay at the Forester Reserve of Yoko, DRC (near Kisangani) for the fieldwork as part of his project on the dynamics of tree-fall in the tropical forest of the Forest Reserve of Yoko, a project funded by the Conservation Aspire Research Network (CARN) and  BEBUC under the supervision of the Centre de Coopération Internationale en Recherche Agronomique pour le Développement (CIRAD) of Montpellier researchers and the BEBUC Scholarship Program. Congratulations on this achievement! 

All the best for your MSc studies!