Photogrammetry and Geoinformatics

Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences

M.Sc. On Campus
18 months
3000 EUR/year
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As a young expert, during the Photogrammetry and Geoinformatics programme of Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences you will receive a scientific and practice-oriented education in the fields of photogrammetry, remote sensing and geoinformation science in addition to your professional background.


An important objective is the transfer of up-to-date techniques into practice under different technological conditions. The Photogrammetry and Geoinformatics programme of Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences is designed in particular for future decision-makers and senior engineers of information and land management projects, national authorities for mapping, photogrammetry, land consolidation, forestry, agriculture, environment, rural or urban planning.

The programme is characterized by its international outlook - lectures are held in English - and gives you the chance to study with benefits in an intercultural environment.

Since 1999 - more than 20 years experience in international education - the master programm Photogrammetry and Geoinformatics established a worldwide Alumni network of more than 500 successful graduates from 89 countries!

The Programme has also been supported by DAAD scholarships since the beginning and achieved excellent results in the DAAD evaluation!

Career Perspectives

Studying geoinformation or photogrammetry and remote sensing science will place our graduates into a top position of the international job market: the fields of geoinformation, photogrammetry and remote sensing are considered worldwide as part of the key markets. There is a big demand of well trained personal in industrial countries as well as emerging markets.

The following list gives some rough ideas about possible fields of occupation and career paths. The list is of course in no way complete! :

Public Sector

  • National surveying services
  • National mapping agencies
  • Land reclassification authorities
  • Cadastral authorities
  • Forestry commissions
  • Agricultural authorities
  • Environmental monitoring offices

Private Sector

  • GIS Companies
  • Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing Companies
  • Urban planning offices
  • Consulting for municipalities, public services providers, environmental agencies
  • NGOs
  • Development related organization

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Databases and Spatial Databases
  • Sensors of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
  • Statistical Background
  • Scientific Skills and Media Competence
  • Project Analysis
  • Digital Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines






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

  • Bachelor in Civil Engineering, Geodesy, Geography, Agriculture, Forestry or corresponding degrees of other professions applying geodata or spatial related technologies
  • English Language Verification of proficiency is required (e.g. by TOEFL 550 or equivalent proof). Applicants who are unable to take the TOEFL test at a test center due to pandemic restrictions will be temporarily offered the TOEFL Special Home Edition test. For more information, please visit the TOEFL Special Home Edition website.
  • Professional Experience 2 years of competent experience are recommended

Work experience

  • Professional Experience 2 years of competent experience are recommended

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1500 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.


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Photogrammetry and Geoinformatics
Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences