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MSc (Geographic Information Science)

OVERVIEW

Course Structure

This programme consists of 20 units of coursework (5 courses) and 20 units of dissertation.

  • Research Methods and Geographic Database Management
  • Geographic Information Science in Business and Services Planning
  • Geographic Information Science in Resource and Disaster Management
  • Geographic Information Science in Social and Public Policy Planning
  • Dissertation
  • Geographic Information System
  • Locational and Spatial Analysis
  • Digital Remote Sensing

Expertise available in the following School:
School of Humanities www.hum.usm.my

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

 

Applicants should possess the following:

  • A Bachelor's degree (CGPA ≥ 2.75/4) in related areas.
  • Degree awarded by local private institutions of higher learning including those awarded under any collaborative/franchising schemes with local or international partners must be accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

(Applicable for International Applicants Only)

  • A minimum score of 550 in Paper- Based TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or
  • A minimum score of 213 in Computer- Based TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or
  • A minimum score of 80 in Internet- Based TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or
  • A minimum score of Band 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Testing System)

DURATION

  • Full-time: Min 2 semesters / Max 4 semesters
  • Part-time: Min 4 semesters / Max 8 semesters

FEES

Malaysian (MYR) International (USD)
  • Registration Fee : 340.00
  • Tuition Fee : 260.00 X 40 Units = 10,400.00
  • Convocation Fee : 120.00
  • Registration Fees : 227.50
  • Personal Bond : 475.00
  • Tuition Fees : 97.50 X 40 Units = 3,900.00
  • Convocation Fee : 30.00

** Fees are subject to change

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Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 Penang, Malaysia
xtel +604 653 2606 
xfax +604 653 2940 
xemel admission_ips@usm.my


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