UNIGIS professional provides application-oriented knowledge of Geoinformatics to develop innovative solutions based on relevant concepts and methods. Graduates will be awarded an “Academic Certificate in Geographical Information Systems” by the University of Salzburg.

Target group

Persons aspiring to acquire methodological and application-specific or technology-oriented knowledge, expertise and skills in Geoinformatics. This University distance learning program is suitable for those already engaged in GIS related jobs and/or those who have some background in a spatial discipline.


Academic Certificate in Geographical Information Systems

Starting dates *

Twice a year (March, 1 and October, 1)

Duration *

1+ years, graduation possible up to 1,5 years in total. Average weekly workload 12-15 hrs (depending on prior knowledge)

Tuition fee *

The study program’s tuition fee amounts to € 5,400.- payable in one single installment.

* applies to the Salzburg Global Campus; may differ if delivered through a partner site, see Study locations

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