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M.Phil. On Campus

Earth System and GeoInformation Science

12 months
Duration
5363 USD/year
5363 USD/year
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About

Earth System and GeoInformation Science at The Chinese University of Hong Kong aims to be a remote sensing centre in the tropical and sub-tropical region in conducting and promoting various researches, including Cloud-prone and Rainy-areas Remote Sensing (CARRS) and Virtual Geographic Environments (VGE). 

Overview

Earth System and GeoInformation Science at The Chinese University of Hong Kong is designed to be an academic exchange centre of GeoInformation Science at the both side of the Taiwan Straight in order to provide services with national culture characteristics for urban planning and management information system by collaborating with governments, universities and experts and an international exchange and cooperation centre of GeoInformation Science in Hong Kong.

Students at Earth System and GeoInformation Science at The Chinese University of Hong Kong will:

  • get a unique opportunity for carrying out earth observation related activities.
  • gain knowledge in emergency response and natural disaster monitoring and management, urban and metropolitan GIS, analysis and modeling of the urban settlement environment, public health and geographic information systems, Intelligent Transport System (ITS) and spatially integrated humanities and social science.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Earth System Science
  • Climate Change
  • Coastal Management
  • Satellite Remote Sensing
  • Geographic Information System
  • Virtual Geographic Environment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Clearing Round: 31 March (Applications in Clearing Round will only be considered subject to availability of places.)

Credits

14 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must meet the general qualifications required for admission to the Graduate School.
  • MPhil applicants should hold the bachelor degree of Science, Engineering or Social Science.
  • MPhil applicants are required to submit a study plan for review.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5363 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5363 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    5363 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5363 USD per year during 12 months.

HK$42,100 per annum regardless of the study mode

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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