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Geoinformatics for Urbanised Society (MSc)

University of Tartu

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Department of Geography
Ülikooli 18
Tartu, 50090 , Estonia

What We Offer

Summary

The 2-year master’s programme in Geoinformatics for Urbanised Society prepares highly qualified specialists in handling and analysing spatial data for a better understanding of the global environmental and urban processes, and developing decision support systems for public, private, and non-governmental sector. Why study Geoinformatics and Urbanised Society at the University of Tartu? - UT is ranked in the top 200 universities in the world in geography (QS Rankings 2020). - Learn geography and IT in the age of big data and use this knowledge to analyse environmental and social processes for interdisciplinary decision-making. - After graduation, you can work as a spatial data manager, spatial analyst, GIS consultant, urban and regional planner or pursue an academic career. - Take part in different GIS-related events, summer schools and conferences such as Mobile Tartu and The Baltic Geospatial Information Technology Conference.

Academic Fields

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other.
Geographic Information Science and Cartography.
Geography.

Degrees

Master's, MSc, Master of Science

Formats

Full Time

Keywords

Earth Sciences, Geography, Geographical Information System (GIS)

Contacts

University of Tartu

University of Tartu
Marketing Office
studyinfo@ut.ee
studyinfo@ut.ee
+372 737 6114

Who We're Looking For

Summary

Entry requirements: - bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification - prerequisite courses: at least 30 ECTS (one semester) completed in the previous level of studies either in geography, geoinformatics, information technology, environmental technology, planning, geology, ecology, biology, environmental physics, economy, sociology, or government and politics. - English language proficiency Applications are evaluated based on: - motivation letter (40%) - previous study level score (60%)

Academic Backgrounds

Geographic Information Science and Cartography.

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