Geodesy and Geoinformatics Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Study Discipline: Environmental Science
Study Programme Details
City: Karlsruhe
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey into the realm of Geodesy and Geoinformatics with our Master of Science (M.Sc.) program at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). Building upon the foundational knowledge acquired in the Bachelor’s program, this advanced degree equips you with the expertise to tackle complex scientific and societal challenges.

By delving into current trends and future possibilities in the field, you’ll develop the skills to apply scientific methods independently and evaluate their significance in solving real-world problems.


Our graduates emerge as proficient navigators of spatial and temporal data, equipped with technical, methodological, and legal insights into Geodesy and Geoinformatics. They possess the acumen to identify, describe, and innovate in various professional domains within the field. Through hands-on experience and reflective learning, students gain the expertise to tackle advanced research problems with innovative potential.

They excel in analyzing, evaluating, and presenting data, demonstrating a knack for independent inquiry and solution-oriented approaches. Moreover, they are adept at working both independently and collaboratively, assuming leadership roles in interdisciplinary projects while navigating diverse technical literature with ease.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Geodesy and Geoinformatics or related field
  • Minimum credit points in mathematics and/or physics
  • Minimum credit points in two of the following areas: Geoinformatics, Geodesy, Remote Sensing, and Image Processing
  • Proficiency in the German language (level B1 for foreign nationals)
  • Computer vision – image analysis and sensor technology
  • Engineering navigation and process monitoring
  • Earth system observation – geomonitoring & remote sensing
  • Geoinformatics – modeling, management and analysis of geodata
  • Earth Observation – Part A
  • Earth Observation – Part B

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Our alumni have carved successful paths across industries, leveraging their skills to address pressing societal and scientific challenges. From pioneering research endeavors to leading interdisciplinary projects, they drive innovation and progress in fields ranging from environmental monitoring to urban planning.

With a keen understanding of industry demands and ethical considerations, our graduates are sought after for their ability to make meaningful contributions to the evolving landscape of Geodesy and Geoinformatics.

Visa Requirements:

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