Geographic Information Science

PhD Studies...

… are more than educational programmes! We offer a “education through research” PhD programme. If you are seeking for PhD research in the wider field of Geoinformatics and Geographic Information Science, you should be thinking about your future: what inspires and challenges you – the Doctoral College GIScience programme may have the right offer.


Integrating interdisciplinary concepts and methods

The endeavour of knowledge and understanding, and how both can make a positive impact on society, lies at the heart of research and knowledge exchange at our University.
Several areas of research excellence are orchestrated within the following areas:

  • Representations and Data Models
  • Time and Process Models
  • Spatialisation, Contextualisation and Society