The University of Madras (www.unom.ac.in), Tamilnadu is offering M.Sc.,(Geoinformatics) Degree course under Private Study (Semester) for the academic year 2011-2012. The course is offered by Department of Geography of the University of Madras. Duration of the programme is two years. The course is designed to provide a sound knowledge in the field of Geo-spatial technology for effective use of Geo-informatics. Candidates will get comprehensive training in theory and practice in the field of Geo-informatics. Following are details of eligibility, course fee and application procedure:
Eligibility: Applicants should have passed in BA / BSc Degree Examination with Geography / Geology / Computer Science / Physics/ Environmental Sciences / Computer Applications/ Agriculture/ Information Technology/ Remote Sensing as the main subject of study. Candidates with BE Civil Engineering or any Information Technology related fields are also eligible. Candidates from other disciplined also can apply if they have good interest and aptitude in a relevant field. Medium of instruction is English.
Course fee is Rs.50, 000/- (Fifty thousand only) for total duration of two years. Interested candidates can obtain application forms from Information Centre, University of Madras, Chennai – 600 005 on payment of Rs.300/- by cash. You can also download application forms from the University website at www.unom.ac.in. Completed forms should be sent along with a Demand Draft for Rs.350/- drawn in favour of 'The Registrar, University of Madras, Chennai – 5. Last date for the issue and submission of filled in application is 30th September 2011.