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M.Sc. On Campus

GIS and Remote Sensing

University of Peradeniya

24 months
Duration
4417 USD/year
2208 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

The GIS and Remote Sensing at the University of Peradeniya, seeks to provide a sound theoretical and practical knowledge and comprehensive training in the Geographic Information systems (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS). 

Overview

GIS and Remote Sensing at the University of Peradeniya includes a dissertation component and the students are required to select a suitable research topic in any of the fields mentioned above and submit a research report in the form of a dissertation. In this connection, the students are free to select an institution of their choice to conduct the research study. The Postgraduate Institute of Science would also help the students to find suitable institutions and topics for their research.

Students at GIS and Remote Sensing at the University of Peradeniya will:

  • gain a critical understanding and competence in developing systems and tools for the acquisition, processing, transformation, analysis, storage, presentation and use of geo-spatial information. 
  • design and undertake research and development projects in various fields and also to actively engage in multidisciplinary research and development projects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Remote Sensing and Aerial Photography 
  • Database Management Systems 
  • GPS and its Applications
  • Space Technology
  • Advanced Technologies in GIS 
  • Advanced Mapping Technology
  • Digital Photogrammetry

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

A Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Engineering, Agriculture, Medicine, Surveying or any other equivalent qualification from a recognized university, acceptable to the PGIS.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4417 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8835 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    2208 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4417 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • Local candidates - Rs. 350,000
    • Foreign candidates -  Rs. 700,000

Funding

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