Master of Science in Cartography, Austria, Germany

Deadline: 31 May 2011
Open to: candidates with a above average Bachelor degree or its equivalent in science or engineering, e.g. Cartography, GIS, Geography, Geodesy, (Geo)-Informatics
Scholarship: scholarships available

The primary goal of CARTOGRAPHY Master’s Program is to educate future engineers in Cartography in combination with Geoinformatics and prepare them for a scientific career in Cartography. Students gain fundamental knowledge in analyzing and visualizing geographic data. The unique curriculum taught by the three cooperating Universities TU München, TU Wien and TU Dresden distinguishes CARTOGRAPHY from other master’s programs in related fields.

M.Sc. in Cartography

– 24 months Program
– conducted in English
– Beginning of program: October of each year
– program size: 15 – 25 students
The new International Master program (Master of Science, M.Sc.) in Cartography is a cooperation of :
• TU München, Department of Cartography
• TU Wien, Institute Geoinformation & Cartography
• TU Dresden, Institute for Cartography

This Master program will make optimal use of the existing education modules and resources at the participating universities. With a very high concentration of scientific competence in cartography and geoinformatics, the program holds a unique feature not only in Europe, but also worldwide. It will be the first Master of Science in “Cartography” taught in English in Europe.

Program Highlights

* studying at three charming European cities (München, Wien, Dresden)
* gaining from the expertise of three well known european Technical Universities
* international study environment
* individual supervision in a small courses


For information about scholarships, we would like to refer you to the comprehensive scholarship database of the DAAD, the German Academic Exchange Service click HERE

Further information can be found at

Aslo TUM provide a list of scholarships


Applications are open to candidates with an above-average Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent (from a recognized university) in engineering, natural science or a related field (e.g.: cartography, geodesy, geoinformation, informatics, geography, geosciences, etc.) If English is not your native language, nor the official language of tuition of your previous course of study, a TOEFL, an IELTS or an examination of the Cambridge main suit of English is required for non-native English speaking applicants. If you are not sure whether you fulfill the admission requirements, please contact us. It will be our pleasure to advise you.


program coordinator:
Dipl.Ing. Stefan Peters
Phone +49 89 289 23959 (Fax: -23202)

The Official Website

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