Geographical Information Management (PgDip/ PgCert), M.Sc.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    17500
    Tuition (Full programme)
    7800
    Tuition (Full programme)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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The MSc in Geographical Information Management (PgDip/ PgCert) programme from Cranfield University is unique in providing a balanced coverage of the key GIS technologies. The course is taught to small groups by experts and the ratio of staff to students is one of the best available anywhere.

About

Courses are not isolated from the real world and many are supported by research groups working on cutting-edge programmes.

Their aim is to prepare you, whether coming from university or industry, for a challenging career in one of the growing range of industrial and research sectors that now routinely make use of the GI technologies.

To enable this, you will need to develop specialist skills, acquire experience of spatial problem solving and develop a range of personal skills.

The MSc in Geographical Information Management (PgDip/ PgCert) programme from Cranfield University is an exciting combination of rigorous academic, technical and practical training. It provides a thorough training in technical, analytical and research skills needed for a career in this expanding field.

Throughout the programme, students focus on identifying problems and creating solutions through selection and integration of the appropriate technologies.

Duration
  • Full-time MSc - one year, Part-time MSc - up to three years
  • Full-time PgCert - one year, Part-time PgCert - two years
  • Full-time PgDip - one year, Part-time PgDip - two years

Accreditation

The MSc in Geographical Information Management is an accredited course within the RICS-Cranfield University Partnership.

Programme Structure

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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Part-time throughout the year.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average duration 36 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score (Grade C):

    180

    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

  • Minimum required score:

    92

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

A first or second class UK Honours degree in a relevant science, engineering or related discipline, or the international equivalent of these UK qualifications. Other relevant qualifications, together with significant experience, may be considered.

Students requiring a Tier 4 (General) visa must ensure they can meet the English language requirements set out by UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) and we recommend booking an IELTS for UKVI test.

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • GBP 17500 International
  • GBP 7800 EU/EEA

Funding

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.