UNIGIS Master of Science
UNIGIS Master Program for Geoinformatics
The UNIGIS MSc is a remote study program at the University of Salzburg. It teaches fundamental concepts of Geoinformatics theory and its application. The Master of Science (CE) degree qualifies graduates to manage GIS projects, working groups, and divisions related to the field of Geoinformatics. Studying online and remotly offers the great advantage of being spatially and temporally flexibile.
UNIGIS MSc Study Program
The UNIGIS Master of Science program is a Bolognia conform master study with overall 120 ECTS. This comprises of:
- 9 core modules (6 ECTS each)
- Elective subjects (24 ECTS)
- Study phase “Academic Guidance and Support” (9 ECTS)
- Master Thesis (30 ECTS)
- Defensio (Master Exam) (3 ECTS)
This structure aims at a comprehensive skill and knowledge acquisition in the field of GIS and GI-technology (ArcGIS products, QGIS, FME, Leaflet, etc.), while allowing the students to explore areas of personal interest with elective modules (from a selection of 15+ optional modules).
In their master thesis, the students can realise individual or work-related projects within the field of GIS. Besides, the Department of Geoinformatics, at the University of Salzburg, offers a broad portfolio of research projects where students are invited to contribute.
Geographical Information Science & Systems – UNIGIS MSc (CE)
Master of Science (CE)*
*CE stands for Continuing Education
- (twice a year)
- 01 March 2024
- 01 October 2024
- Info-Webinar: We introduce the UNIGIS distance learning programmes in this online webinar and answer your questions. Next webinar: 29 Nov. 2023, 4pm (CET). Register here.
The study program’s tuition fee amounts to € 12,500.- payable in a single installment or 2 equal annual instalments of € 6,500.- each. Additional fees are due for credit card payment.
The study guide provides a closer look into the UNIGIS Master of Science study program: UNIGIS Master of Science – Study Guide
Students can choose from a variety of Optional Modules to create an individual focus area within their studies. For details on the Optional Modules offered in 2023, click this link: UNIGIS Salzburg Optional Modules
Admission & Application
Next start: 01 March 2024
Register until: 01 February 2024