Taught course

Master of Geographic Information Science

Institution
University of Queensland · Science
Qualifications
(MGIS)

Entry requirements

Bachelor degree in any field or a Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Geographic Information Science, with UQ or equivalent GPA of 4.5 or above on a 7 point scale.

CRICOS Code: 084723C

English Proficiency

IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6. For other English Language Proficiency Tests and Scores approved for UQ, view the English proficiency policy.

Months of entry

July, February

Course content

The postgraduate programs in Geographic Information Science produce high-quality graduates with both technical and research skills in advanced areas of geographic information science. Graduates are competent in basic and advanced computing skills especially in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software; various GIS and remote sensing operations; and implementation and management of GIS projects.

The program also covers applications of GIS and remote sensing technologies to various areas; resource analysis through remote sensing and airphoto interpretation; expert systems and decision support systems; and research, both applied and theoretical, in the field of spatial information systems.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

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Qualification and course duration

(MGIS)

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
School of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Email
sees@enquire.uq.edu.au
Phone
Outside Australia: + 61 3 8676 7004 Within Australia (Free Call): 1800 671 980