Official Master in Remote Sensing and GIS

The aim of this Master is to provide sound scientific training in techniques for observing the Earth and for generating and analyzing information in order to be able to study a given territory and manage its resources using GIS. The Master has a scientific and technical orientation and focuses on the acquisition of an in-depth knowledge of the content of the course and establishing a sound base from which the student can continue his or her studies.To achieve this, the Master will provide the student with knowledge, tools and experiences that facilitate the development of professional skills necessary for employment in the current context and the development of his scientific career through a PhD program.

The program is divided into 7 modules: 4 modules of mandatory subjects and 2 modules of elective advanced subjects. In addittion, the Master course is complemented by practical sessions with a tutor and a Final Project as the last mandatory module of the program. 

Ideal student profile

Graduates with honour's and general degrees who are interested in the principles and applications of Remote Sensing and GIS (geographers, biologists, environmental scientists, physicists, geologists, geodesists and engineers from different disciplines, topographers, etc).


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Escola de Postgrau

Edifici U. Campus UAB
E-08193 Bellaterra (Cerdanyola del Vallès)
Tel (+34) 93.581.24.91


Edifici C. Campus UAB.
E-08193 Bellaterra (Cerdanyola del Vallès)
Tel (+34)93.581.13.12