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University of Madras MSc Geoinformatics admission 2017

University of Madras, Chennai announces Master of Science in Geoinformatics under Private study Admissions 2017

Applications are invited by University of Madras, Chennai for admission to 2 years Master of Science (M.Sc.) Programme in Geoinformatics under private study (CBCS-Semester Pattern) offered at the Department of Geography for the session 2017-18


About University of Madras MSc in Geoinformatics

An Intensive 2 year M.Sc. Geoinformatics (Private study) at the Dept. of Geography, University of Madras is designed to provide the candidates a sound knowledge in the field of Geospatial technology for effective use of Geoinformatics in sustainable resource development planning


The course is designed for management level training for duration of two years. Upon completion of the course, participants should be able to contribute to the design, implementation and management of geoinformation production systems and quality control systems


The main objective is to provide a comprehensive training in theory and practice in the field of Geoinformatics at the level of supervisors



A Candidate who has passed BA/B.Sc. Degree Examination with Geography /Geology/Physics/ Environmental Sciences/ Computer Science/ Computer Applications/Information Technology/ Agriculture/Remote Sensing as the main subject of study or Geography as one of the subjects of study with knowledge of Mathematics /Statistics at least at the +2 level or B.E Civil Engineering or any Information Technology related fields or an exam of any other University accepted by the syndicate as equivalent thereto are eligible to apply

Candidates with degrees in other subject areas will be considered if they can demonstrate interest, aptitude and experience in a field relevant to the application of geospatial technology


Duration: The duration of the course is for two academic years consisting of four semesters


Medium of Instruction: English


Course Fee: Course fee is Rs 50,000/- (Rs fifty thousand only) for two years. Fees should be paid at the time of admission

For Foreign Students/NRI: US $ 2,000 (Two Thousand only). Payment shall be made in two instalments (First year: 50%, Second year: 50%)



Candidates can obtain the application form from website www.unom.ac.in. Candidates shall read the Prospectus carefully before filling-in the application


Attested copies of mark statements of the qualifying examination shall be sent along with the filled-in application form; however, the applicants who will appear for the final semester examinations during April/May 2017 shall send the application form along with the attested mark statements up to Five Semesters


Attach an Rs.20/- stamped self-addressed 24 x 12 cm envelope along with filled-in application


The cost of application for Rs.300/- by means of Demand Draft shall be enclosed; otherwise the application will summarily be rejected


Students can pay their fees in Demand Draft (DD) in favour of "The Registrar, University of Madras, Chennai"


The filled-in applications, shall be sent directly to the Professor and Head, Department of Geography, University of Madras, Chepauk, Chennai-600005


Important Dates


Last Date for Submission of filled in Application for M.Sc. Geoinformatics is 10th August 2017


University of Madras, Chennai

Department of Geography, School of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences, University of Madras, (Estd. under the Act of Incorporation XXVII of 1857 - Madras University Act 1923), Centenary Buildings, Chepauk, Chennai-600005, Website www.unom.ac.in


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