M.Sc. On Campus

Remote Sensing and Geoinformatics

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

24 months
14000 EUR/year
14000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The goal of this Remote Sensing and Geoinformatics MSc program from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) is to convey the ability to independently apply scientific knowledge and methods to evaluate and solve complex scientific and social problems.


Career prospects

Graduates of the Remote Sensing and Geoinformatics MSc program from Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) can work in all areas where geodata is surveyed, collected, analyzed, visualized and interpreted by help of modern information technology and digital media: from automobile industry to development of appliances and electronics industry, software development, construction businesses, engineering offices, public administration and agencies to international air and space organisations. Not only is a direct start in a professional career possible, graduates with excellent accomplishments may also choose to do a doctorate which opens the possibility for a future career in research and teaching.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Remote Sensing 
  • Mathematics and Beyond 
  • Profile Courses 
  • Supplementary Modules 
  • Lab Rotation 
  • Interdisciplinary Qualifications 
  • Master Thesis 

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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a completed bachelor’s or equivalent degree of at least 3 years duration and based on a minimum of 180 ECTS credit points in the fields of physical-natural sciences, engineering-information technology and especially geodesy or geoinformatics-affine or geoscientific fields
  • necessary minimum requirements completed in the bachelor program in
- mathematics, statistics, physics and / or mechanics of 25 credit points- (geo) computer sciences, image processing, remote sensing, photogrammetry, geosciences, geodesy and / or cartography of 30 credit points
  • proof of sufficient knowledge of English of at least B2 level according to the Common European Framework for Reference; this means for example: Test of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a score of at least 90 in the internet-based test or IELTS with a minimum score of 6.5 and no section under 5.5 or an equivalent certificate

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7000 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    14000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7000 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • Non-EU Student Enrollment Fee: 1,651 EUR

Living costs for Karlsruhe

780 - 1140 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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