Taught course

Geographical Information Systems

Institution
Sheffield Hallam University · Geography
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

2018 entry requirements
A lower second class degree or above in a relevant subject ensures consideration for entry on to the course. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more
Individuals without a suitable degree will be considered where they can demonstrate they meet the applicant entry profile and have worked for two years at a management level using GIS in the workplace, or, have a sufficiently high level of technical ability and responsibility within their role to meet the satisfaction of the admissions tutor.
If English is not your first language you typically need an IELTS 6.0 score with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills or equivalent. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Develop your knowledge of geographical information systems (GIS) to become a well-trained professional in the area. Depending on whether you already use GIS in your current workplace or not, you can choose either a work-based or consultancy module to give you a practical, hands-on basis for your studies.

Information for international students

Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international

Fees and funding

UK students
£6,400
International students
£13,250

There is support available to help you afford tuition fees and living costs whilst your study at Hallam. Find out at https://www.shu.ac.uk/study-here/fees-and-funding.

Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit https://www.shu.ac.uk/international/fees-scholarships-and-discounts to find out more.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months
full time
12-16 months

Course contact details

Name
Faculty of Development and Society
Email
admissions@shu.ac.uk
Phone
0114 225 5555