Geographical Information Systems (GIS) represents one of the most rapidly expanding areas in Information Technology. GIS is seen increasingly as an essential tool in many areas of government and business.
founding member of UNIGIS International the global virtual and multilingual network of GIScience
What does UNIGIS Amsterdam have to offer?
The UNIGIS Programme offers ample opportunities for professionals to acquire knowledge and skills in the field of GIS, within their existing organisation as
well as to increase job mobility. The part-time distance-learning programmes on academic Master-level combine well with work and private life. In short:
Part-time study, combines well with your work: about 10 hours a week of study
Distance-learning: studying through the internet. Only one week per year, in June, presence is required at the VU campus in Amsterdam
The right to buy software at student rates through Surfspot.nl
Our students can be found applying their knowledge and training
as technicians, researchers, lecturers, surveyors, marketers,
managers and in many other positions. Students have found the course
to open new horizons not only in the boundaries of their current
employment, but also beyond.