This programme aims to provide knowledge in spatial analysis for environmental applications. It includes studies in geographical information systems (GIS), remote sensing and physical geography. Models and theories for understanding the Earth´s climate and ecosystems are integrated with knowledge for collecting environmental information using remote sensing, storing the information in databases and theories behind GIS.
Graduates from the programme will be able to work as GIS and environmental specialists in public and private organisations. The programme is also suited for students interested in research careers.
General deadline, applies to everyone.)
Dates reflect the university's timezone.
Tuition fee for the international students.)
European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.)
Non EU/EEA: 145000 SEK Per year - €15335 per year (approximately)
Geographical Information Systems 1 (15 ECTS) or Climate Change & Impact on Environment (15 ECTS), Geographical Information Systems 2 (15 ECTS) or Global Ecosystem Dynamics (15 ECTS), Spatial Analysis (7.5 ECTS), Internet GIS (7.5
ECTS), Satellite Remote Sensing (15 ECTS), Climate Change & Impact on Environment (15 ECTS) or Greenhouse Gases & Carbon Cycle (15 ECTS), Algorithms and GIS (7.5 ECTS), Geographical Databases (7.5 ECTS), Masters degree project (30 ECTS).
A first-cycle degree in Science or Engineering of at least 180 higher education credits is required. Examples of relevant scientific first-cycle degrees are Bachelor of Science in Physical Geography, Mathematics or Computer Science. From technical colleges, specialisations in land surveying, community planning, civil engineering, ecosystems analysis or similar are relevant. English 6/English Course B.
Selection criteriaBased on previous university/college studies and other merits such as letters of recommendation and statement of purpose.
International students should consider taking a Pre-Master to gain access to universities in Sweden when:
Students are well-prepared for higher education after completing the preparation course.
No work experience is required.
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