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This Master of Science program prepares you to exploit new technologies to support environmental and societal decision-making affecting the future of our planet.


The Master of Science in Geospatial Technologies qualifies for a professional career in the following domains:

  • Private sector: GI applications and consulting in the domains of regional planning, landscape planning, financial services industry, energy providing industry, transportation, agriculture and forestry, and retailing/marketing;

  • Research: Applied sciences at universities and other research institutions.

  • Public sector: GI applications and consulting in local and regional administrations, especially in cadastre and different types of planning (e.g., regional, traffic, ecology).


The Master program targets holders of a Bachelors with a qualification in application areas of Geographic Information (GI), e.g., environmental planning, regional planning, geography, logistics, transportation, marketing, energy provision. We also particularly welcome computer scientists with a keen interest in GI and GI Systems. It is required to have acquired at least basic skills in computer science and/or geoinformatics before the start of the Masters program. English is the medium of instruction.


The international Master’s program (Master of Science, M.Sc.) in Geospatial Technologies is substantially supported by the EU, European Commission, Erasmus+ programme, Erasmus Mundus action, 2021-2027, project number 101049796.

The MSc in Geospatial Technologies is a cooperation of:

University of Münster (UM), Institute for Geoinformatics (ifgi), Münster, Germany.

Universitat Jaume I (UJI), Castellón, Dept. Lenguajes y Sistemas Informaticos (LSI), Castellón, Spain.

Universidade Nova de Lisboa (UNL), NOVA – Information Management School (NOVA IMS), Lisboa, Portugal.