Nottingham Geospatial Institute

Taught postgraduate courses are offered under the Department of Civil Engineering. 

Taught Courses OfficeThese benefit from continuous update flowing from our research programmes and contracts, which place the Institute at the forefront in its field. These courses attract an international range of candidates, so you will be joining a cohort with a wide variety of backgrounds, experience and networks. Students are provided with a high level of technical support, with the opportunity to access and obtain proficiency with the latest equipment and software packages.

MSc and Postgraduate Diploma

Each of the above courses can be taken without the dissertation, as a Postgraduate Diploma.

We provide a Maths Levelling-Up Tutorial, which has been specifically designed as a refresher course to bring you to the necessary standard for our taught courses.


Tailored courses and CPD for industry

The institute has expertise in running both in-house and client designed courses for major UK and multinational organisations. Masters level materials and teaching can be integrated with client provided content and resources in a client designed structure. Practical sessions can be integrated into this structure, giving hands-on exposure to the latest technology available, through our up-to-date range of equipment and data processing packages. 

We offer a range of adaptable modular materials covering:

  • Analytical Methods
  • Geodetic Reference Systems
  • Physical Geodesy
  • Fundamentals of Satellite Positioning
  • Advanced Satellite Positioning
  • Satellite Positioning System Design
  • Engineering Surveying
  • Navigation Systems and Integration
  • Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing
  • Terrestrial-based Positioning

If you are interested in this type of training for a number of people, please do enquire.

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Nottingham Geospatial Institute

Nottingham Geospatial Building
The University of Nottingham
Triumph Road
Nottingham, NG7 2TU

telephone:+44 (0)115 95 13880
fax:+44(0) 115 95 13881
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