Master of Geographic Information Science

MGIS

  • Lake survey, Geology

Duration

12-24 months full-time

Entry times

February (Semester 1)

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Duration

12-24 months full-time

Entry times

February (Semester 1)

Fees Estimate

See tuition fees for details

Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

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Overview

The Master of Geographic Information Science is the only degree of its kind in New Zealand offering specialist subjects and research. It provides an interdisciplinary approach to Geographic Information Science, including taught courses and supervised research.

Graduates will have advanced knowledge in the field, with the ability to carry out original research and plan, execute and present the findings of applied GIS projects. They will be qualified to work as GIS professionals in research, government and industry.

Contact us

For full requirements see the Regulations for the Master of Geographic Information Science.

For study planning help contact the Department of Geography or the College of Science:

College of Science | Te Rāngai Pūtaiao
University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

Phone +64 3 369 4141
Email collegeofscience@canterbury.ac.nz