Master Studies

Diploma Supplement Information

  • Qualification / Title conferred: Master of Science (M.Sc.) awarded 19/12/2013
  • Main field of Studies: Geoinformatics and Surveying
  • Awarding Institution: Fachhochschule Mainz – University of Applied Sciences
  • Language of Instruction / Eximination: German
  • Level of Qualification: Advanced university degree
  • Official Length of Programme: Two years (120 ECTS credits)
  • Access Requirements: Bachelor degree in Geoinformatics and Surveying (180 ECTS credits) or equivalent
  • Mode of Study: Full-time Programme
  • Programme Requirements: 90 ECTS credits in studies, 30 ECTS credits in master thesis. Internship during the semester breaks are usual, but not mendatory
  • Programme Details: Mr. Thiery earned credits at the Fachhochschule Mainz – University of Applied Sciences during 5 semesters
  • Professional Status: Not applicable
  • Access to Further Sudies: The award gives access to postgraduate and doctoratelevel studies in Geoinformatics and Surveying; for beeing admitted to doctoral studies the holder of this award must in addition to the award prove his abibilty to pursue doctoral studies.
  • German Mark: 1,5 (very good)

Courses: Genaral and Basics

  • Geometric modelling (Prof. Klinge) [6 ECTS]
  • Special Methods in Adjustment and Statistics (Prof. Czommer) [6 ECTS]
  • Human Resource and Project Management (Prof. Nagel) [6 ECTS]

Courses: Geoinformatics

  • Development of Interactive Graphical Applications (Prof. Böhm) [6 ECTS]
  • Process-oriented Programming (Prof. Kern) [6 ECTS]
  • Geodata Modelling and Algorithms (Prof. Müller) [6 ECTS]
  • Digital Image Analysis (Prof. Boochs / Prof. Kern) [6 ECTS]
  • Software-Engineering (Prof. Böhm) [6 ECTS]
  • Interdisciplinary Applications of Spatial Information Techniques (Prof. Bruhn) [6 ECTS]
  • Ubiquitous Geographic Information Systems (Prof. Klinge) [6 ECTS]

Courses: Surveying

  • Landmanagement (Prof. Bohr / Dipl.-Ing. Prager) [6 ECTS]
  • Interdisciplinary Applications of Spatial Surveying Techniques (Prof. Bruhn) [6 ECTS]


  • “Health Geography” – Zugang zu hausärtzlicher Versorgung
  • Supervisors: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hartmut Müller and Dr. med. Anne Dahlhaus

Master Thesis (German Mark 1,0)