Announcement of a new masters program
The University of Münster, Germany, University Jaume I, Spain, and New University of Lisbon, Portugal, provide a new Masters Program in Geospatial Technologies. The English-taught Masters program has been approved in the educational program of excellence of the European Union ERASMUS MUNDUS. The program targets international applicants from NON-EU countries and will provide
~15-20 grants for non-EU students (35.600 € for the entire Masters program of 18 months)
~3-4 grants for non-EU visiting researchers/scholars (13.000 € for four months of teaching and research)
Application deadline: January 15, 2009.
We kindly ask you to distribute this information and the attached flyer to all potentially interested
Students - the Masters program addresses holders of Bachelor degrees in APPLICATION AREAS of Geographic Information, such as Geography, Environmental Planning, Regional Planning, Transportation/Logistics, Agriculture, Forestry, Retailing/Marketing , etc., and/or
Researchers (visiting scholars) with high-level academic achievements in the field of Geographic Information.
The additional know-how and experience in Geospatial Technologies qualifies for a professional career in the following domains:
Private sector: GI applications and consulting in the domains of regional planning, landscape planning, financial services industry, energy providing industry, transportation, agriculture and forestry, and retailing/marketing.
Research: Applied sciences at universities and other research institutions
Public sector: GI applications and consulting in local and regional adminstrations, especially in cadastre and different types of planning (e.g., regional, traffic, ecology).
For further information, please see http://geotech.uni-muenster.de. Thank you very much for your support by disseminating this information.