Master Programme in Geomatics 60 hp

Can anyone now a day´s imagine any mobile phone without maps and GPS? Over the past decade, GIS or geomatics industry has been steady growing all over the world. The geographic information and maps has become a need in our everyday business and life.

Be a part of the future´s technology

The future needs well trained students with knowledge about the GIS/GPS technologies.

A growing job market

The job market is very promising and the forecast say it will stay so the coming years. After the program you can work in private companies, government agencies to do with environments, city planning and disaster management. You could also find jobs in universities with geography, spatial planning and urban environments programs.

The program is for both Swedish and foreign students and teaching is in English.

Application deadline January 15!

Master Programme in Geomatics is an international programme with application deadline January 15. Apply at

Application information

A completed Bachelor's degree, corresponding to a Swedish Bachelor's degree (180 ECTS), or equivalent academic qualifications from an internationally recognised university. Major in Geomatics (90 ects) or equivalent (e.g. geography or geology including GIS). English language proficiency equivalent to (the Swedish upper secondary school) English course B/6.

University credits


Application *
Autumn 2021
Normal teaching
2021 - 2022
Number of participants: 10
Location: Gävle
Application code: HIG-19704
Language: English
Pace: Full-time

*) The online application at opens no later than one month before application deadline.

Publicerad av: Zara Lindahl Sidansvarig: Veronica Liljeroth Sidan uppdaterades: 2019-10-16
Högskolan i Gävle
Box 801 76 GÄVLE
026-64 85 00 (växel)