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Geoinformatics, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #347 (QS) ,
The goal of the Geoinformatics programme at the University of Münster is to educate students in the most advanced techniques in geographic information processing.

About

Building on a Bachelor of Science in Geoinformatics or a related discipline, the Master of Science in Geoinformatics program at the University of Münster will further develop the student's problem solving skills, analytic capabilities, and teach innovative and creative scientific research methods. 

As one of the leading places for exploring new frontiers in geospatial information science, the Institute for Geoinformatics Münster provides Master students a chance to get personally involved in cutting-edge research projects. 

Career

This opens opportunities to conduct Master theses on new and emerging technologies. Obtaining a Master's degree from the Institute for Geoinformatics will prepare you for a leading position in industry and academics

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Fundamentals of Geographic Information Science
  • Interoperability A
  • Interoperability B
  • Analysis of Spatio-temporal Data
  • Location Based Services
  • Geoinformation in Society
  • Advanced Topics in Geographic Information Science
  • Computer Science
  • Interdisciplinary Aspects of Geographic Information Science
  • External Studies
  • External Project in Industry or Government

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • The following documents are required for enrolment from first-time students, transfer students, returning students and students who wish to enrol in a new programme.
  • For locally restricted-admission degree programmes: printed and signed application of enrolment (written-form), along with the letter of admission  OR
  • For non-restricted degree programmes, continuing education programmes and doctoral programmes: printed and signed enrolment application  
  • Authenticated copy of your university entrance qualification (e.g. Abitur certificate)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Münster

  • 680 - 1100 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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