Geoinformatics, MSc

Faculty: Faculty of  Science and Technology
Academic discipline: Natural Sciences
Qualification: Geoinformatics MSc

Starting date: September/February

Language requirements: English language proficiency (TOEFL 547 /IELTS 6.0 /oral examination)

Academic requirements: Relevant bachelor’s degree.

Duration: 4 semesters
ECTS credits: 120


Tuition fee: 7,500 USD/year
Other fees: application fee 150 USD, entrance procedure fee 350 USD

Short description: 

Geoinformatics MSc course develops knowledge and understanding in the following fields: database management, surveying, LiDAR systems, photogrammetry, drones, web mapping and applications in different fields of life from environment protection to regional development.


Lecture, seminar: 40%

Practice: 60%


Main subjects typically include (this list is indicative and may change):

Year Main subjects
1 New research methods in geosciences, Geostatistics, Management basics, Data protection, Project management
2 Geoscientific data mining, Spatial data analysis, Photogrammetry, Point cloud analysis, CAD, Open source software, Programming, Multispectral remote sensing, Hyperspectral remote sensing, Web mapping, Raster analysis, Geovisualization


Internship, practice: Students should complete a 6-week field practice.


More info about the program:


Institute of Geosciences

Program Bulletin


Career prospects: Graduates can choose from a wide range of possibilities on the labour market such as consultancy firms, surveying and GIS related companies, governmental organizations, research institutes, non-governmental organizations.



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