Sorry, this program is not available for local students.
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Sorry, this program is not available for international students intending to study on a student visa.
If you hold a different visa type, you may be eligible. Please contact us for more information.
Develop your advanced research skills and contribute to the forefront of geospatial sciences development and implementation.
RMIT's geospatial sciences team is the largest academic group of its kind in Australia.
You will be expertly supervised as you develop your analytical and problem-solving skills through further investigation into one of our key areas:
- cartography and visualisation
- GIS and geoinformatics
- remote sensing and photogrammetry
- satellite positioning
This master degree may be undertaken in a project or thesis mode.
Geospatial sciences candidates may be eligible for a range of scholarships including:
International student visa holders can only study full-time.
Time spent on research
Full-time candidates are expected to commit at least four days per week (or at least two days per week for part-time candidates) to their research. The academic year is 48 weeks.
Regular contact with your supervisor
A schedule of meetings with your supervisor/s must be established to assess progress against milestones and timely completion.
Resources, facilities and support
You will have access to online resources through the myRMIT student portal. You will be part of an active research community and have access to resources and workshops to help you succeed.
School of Graduate Research
The School of Graduate Research works with Schools to further support candidates during their postgraduate research degree.
Additionally, there are collaborations with other national and international institutes, centres, groups and partners, including RMIT’s SPACE Research Centre.
RMIT University is committed to providing you with an education that strongly links formal learning with professional or vocational practice.
A masters degree will provide you with a foundation for further studies into a PhD and employment in senior leadership and management research-based positions in a variety of government, non-government and corporate organisations.
Program and course information
Leaders in their field
Our Geospatial Sciences team is the largest academic group of its kind in Australia. It includes research supervisors who are at the forefront of their areas of specialisation.