Land & Hydrographic Surveying with Work Placement - MSc

University of Glasgow    College of Science and Engineering

Full time September MSc 15 months full-time
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The MSc in Land & Hydrographic Surveying with Work Placement is a comprehensive programme designed to prepare you for a successful career in the surveying industry. This programme offers a unique opportunity to gain practical experience through a 6-month work placement in industry. You will have access to the latest surveying equipment and software, including RTK GNSS, UAVs, and laser scanners. The programme covers a range of core courses, including geospatial fundamentals, land surveying, and hydrographic surveying. Entry requirements typically include a good Honours degree in a relevant field, but exceptions may be made for those with industrial experience. This accredited programme will equip you with the skills and knowledge needed for a variety of roles in land surveying, engineering surveying, and hydrographic surveying, among others.

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The Masters in Land & Hydrographic Surveying with Work Placement will introduce you to the surveying discipline and prepare you for employment in the industry.

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Entry Requirements

Normally a good Honours degree (2.1) in a relevant field such as civil engineering, earth or environmental science, geography, mathematics, physics, or planning, but others with some mathematical background will be considered.

Those with a degree in geomatics or a closely related subject or who meet the age and experience criteria of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors can use the programme as a route to a professional qualification or preparation for a research degree and may, under special circumstances, be given exemption from some aspects of the programme.

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