24 months
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The Surveying and Planning programme of Aalborg University is for students with another relevant bachelor degree than the Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Surveying, Planning and Land Management.

It is a Master’s degree programme on the same academic level as the Master of Science (cand.geom.) programme, but based on a more varied academic student profile.

The Master of Science (MSc) in Technology is the most commonly sought after study programme, for international students with in surveying and planning.

Engineer, architect and jurist in one person

With a master's degree in Surveying and Planning, you have plenty of career opportunities. You can work with planning, surveying, mapping and geoinformatics.

You gain knowledge in areas such as sustainability and law, and you get to work with administration of natural ressources, physical planning of cities, open land as well as the sea, property rights, geographical information technology, methods for surveying and mapping and geographical data infrastructures.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Managing the Use of Land
  • Geocomputation and Spatial Analytics
  • Positioning
  • Land Management
  • Positioning and mapping
  • Geoinformatics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must have a bachelor degree that:

  • includes elements from social studies and elements from technical / natural sciences, among these physical planning and land management.
  • includes a mathematical level corresponding to a bachelor in Surveying, Planning and Land Management, including level A Mathematics as an entrence requirement.

Tuition Fee

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  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • Students from outside EU/EEA are required to pay tuition fees in order to study at Aalborg University.

Living costs for Aalborg

1075 - 1344 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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