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The GIS Centre offers a variety of individual courses and MSc programs in Geographical Information Science, Technology, and Geomatics through the Dept. of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science at Lund University.

Our educational services target primarily students, researchers and staff at Lund University, but also external clients.

The GIS education and training we offer range from tailered short courses to a complete University degree. The GIS Centre can also provide seminars and workshops upon request.

University Courses

Programs and courses in GIS/Geomatics are offered by Lund University. A variety of individual courses in GIS are given at both Bachelor and Master levels. Master's programs in Geographic Information Science/Technology are offered both on campus and as distance learning programs and adds an two extra years of studies (120 Hp) to a Bachelor degree. The courses offered within the Masters programs can also be taken as individual courses if .

Here you can find a list of courses that are offered in GIS/GIT at the Dept. of Physical Geography and Ecosystem Science.

Internal Training for Lund University

The GIS Centre offers GIS education to teachers and researchers at Lund University. Education is given as self-study material or tailor-made courses on a specific topic. It is also possible to attend an e-Learning course with some teacher supervision. Shorter educations for staff are free of charge.

Self-learning courses (all required material is free of charge)

Tailor-made training courses. Below you can find some examples of given courses in the past.

The GIS staff can help put together courses aiming to increase the use of GIS in specific research field or teaching at specific disciplines. Examples can be to create a special practical exercise or develop a doctoral course.

Please contact the Director of the GIS Centre, petter.pilesjo [at] (Petter Pilesjö), to discuss possibilities and costs.


External Courses

The GIS Centre offers its services by providing short teaching workshops, seminars, lectures, etc. We have extensive experience in teaching at local and regional governments, national and international as well as in the private sector. 
Please contact the Director of the GIS Centre, petter.pilesjo [at] (Petter Pilesjö), to discuss possibilities and costs.

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