The UNIGIS Masters of Science (MSc) programme provides an understanding of the conceptual, technical, and organisational aspects of GIScience (GISc). It facilitates career advancement through a postgraduate academic degree. Targeting working professionals, this programme will graduate students qualified as a project, team or department leader.
MSc(GIS) is an in-service online distance learning postgraduate course leading to an academic degree. The programme is designed to be completed in two years with a weekly workload of minimum 12 -15 hours.
120 European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) points are awarded for all the coursework with ECTS points defined by the Curriculum. Participation in residential workshops is strongly encouraged.
Upon completion of all components of the course the academic degree Master of Science (Geographic Information Science & Systems) – MSc(GIS) will be awarded by Salzburg University
Centre for GeoInformatics Salzburg -
Z_GIS is an interdisciplinary Centre of Excellence at the University of Salzburg. Founded 1988 within the Department of Geography, Z_GIS evolved into an interdepartmental advanced research and postgraduate education unit with worldwide ties to academia and industry.
Centre for Environmental Research (Applied Geoinformatics and Geoimaging)
- GIS and environmental modelling
- Spatial data analysis and digital image analysis
- Geoinformatics for urban development and reconstruction
- Land use / land cover dynamics
- GIS and disaster management (cross-faculty)
MSc Applied GIS
MSc Hazards and GIS
BSc Natural Hazards