Applications are invited from interested candidates for a Diploma in Geographic Information System (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) offered by the Department of Geography at the University of Sri Jayewardenepura. The aim of this Diploma is to create a career path for non-graduate employees and students with a professional qualification in the fields of Geoinformatics.
This is a unique and state-of-the-art technology-based World Class Diploma developed by a panel of local and international experts in GIS and Remote Sensing, which will be conducted by highly qualified and experienced academic staff. The diploma will not only improve students’ employability but also will earn them be a professional qualification in the fields of GIS & RS.
Lectures and practical classes are conducted on
Saturdays: From 8.00a.m To: 5.00p.m
Duration : 01 Year
Medium : English/
Course Fee :Rs. 60,000/=
The course fee can be paid in two installments: Rs. 40,000 at registration and the balance (Rs. 20,000) within six months from registration. In addition, a “Technological Tour” to Bangkok will be organized by the University as a field training, which will also be joined by the students of the M.Sc. Degree program. The basic cost of the tour (approximately Rs.75, 000/=) has to be borne either by the respective institution or the student.
Two passes in the GCE Advanced Level Examination OR a professional or any other Equivalent Qualification accepted by the University with an adequate proficiency in both Spoken and Written English.
Application forms and other required information can either be accessed from http://www.sjp.ac.lk, or by sending an email to the course coordinator.
Application Deadline (Limited vacancies available)
(Before the 15th of January 2018)
Prof. R.M.K. Ratnayake (Coordinator)
Department of Geography
P.O. Box 6, Gongodawila, Sri Lanka
Mobile +94714439296; Office: +94112802028, +94112758753
University of Sri Jayewardenepura