Required Academic Qualifications

In order to be admitted to the CDE master’s programme, students must hold a BACHELOR’s DEGREE in a GEOSPATIAL DISCIPLINE or from an EQUIVALENT PROGRAMME at an internationally recognised tertiary educational institution (cf. UG 2002 § 64 para. 5), and the admission by the Consortium of the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree programme.

General Academic Requirements

  • An applicant for admission shall hold the equivalent of an academic undergraduate/bachelor’s degree corresponding to at least 180 ECTS (6 semesters).
  • General rules for non-visa countries, e.g. provision of certified documents.

Academic Requirements for Track GeoDSc students – second year at University of South Brittanny

  • Experience of at least one programming language, and interest in programming.
  • Basic statistics, linear algebra and differential calculus (usually studied in first year of scientific university curriculum; if not, it will be required to follow such courses through MOOC before entering the MSc programme).

Academic Requirements for Track GeoVIS students – second year at Palacky University Olomouc

  • Students who have already graduated in any cartography or geovisualisation degree must provide diploma supplement and diploma thesis.
  • Experience of GIS software with visualisation modules.
  • Interest in graphics or infographics.
  • Skills in JavaScript.

Additional Criteria for Selection

Prior Learning in: Geoinformatics (includes Remote Sensing, Geostatistics, Cartography, Computer Science), Programming/Software development experience, level of English, grades as documented in transcript of studies, motivation letter. Extra weight is attached to publications, conference presentations, teaching experience, no prior international scholarship awards.

Candidates with a bachelor or master’s degree from any other discipline must have gained competencies in the field of Geoinformatics through work experience to be eligible.

Erasmus+ Scholarship Requirements

Please see also further eligibility criteria – Erasmus+ scholarship eligibility rules as set by EACEA .

latest update: November 15, 2018