Bachelor of Geomatic Engineering

Bachelor of Geomatic Engineering

BE Geomatics ·
4 years

BE Geomatic Engineering is a four-year Eight Semester course at Purbanchal University.

Surveying and Mapping and Land Resources Management are important and necessary activities of government, public and private organizations for the overall sustainable development of the country. They are quite complicated activities and also require highly educated experts for their management.

With experiences of Scandinavian countries, country of size and population of Nepal, needs 3000 Geomatic graduates to carry out surveying and mapping for the development of the country.



Must have secured C+ Grade in all subjects in +2 or equivalent 


Candidates should have passed Intermediate in Science (I.Sc) or 10+2 or Diploma in Geomatics Engineering or equivalent with minimum 45% marks in aggregate. Candidates shall appear the entrance test conducted by Purbanchal University and qualify for admission who have pass the test for BE Geomatic Engineering.

Job Prospects

1. Government Ministries and Departments:

i. Ministry of Land Reform and Management

ii. Ministry of Water Resources

iii. Department of Survey

iv. Department of Roads

2. Nepal Army and Nepal Police

3. Engineering Consulting Forms

4. Nepal Electricity Authority

5. Private Hydropower Companies

6. National and International NGO/INGO

7. Private Sectors in infrastructure development activities

8. International Job Market:USA, UK,Canada, Japan etc.

9. Education Sectors: College and Research Institution

10. and many more in Geomatic Engineering related fields.

Curricular Structure


First Year   Second Year  

Semester 1

Semester 2

Semester 3

Semester 4





Fundamental of Surveying

Plane Surveying

Field Astronomy

Topographical Surveying of other surfaces

Introduction to GIS

Mathematics - 2

Mathematics - 3

Geodesy - 2 Gravity & GNSS

Map Drafting and Design

Computer Drafting a& Design

Cadastral Surveying - 1

Computer Programming

Communicative English

Communicative Nepali

Fundamental of Thermodynamics & Hat

Cadastral Surveying - 2 Digital cadastral

Mathematics 1


Land Law

Probability and Statistics


Land Administration

Photogrammetry - 1

Land Registration

Computer Concept & Programming

Geodesy - 1 Geodetic Control

Cartography - 1 map Projections

Photogrammetry - 2

Field Work 1 (Plane Surveying)

Topographical Surveying 1

Field work 2 (Geodetic Surveying)

Cartography 2 Remote Sensing


Semester 5

Semester 6

Semester 7

Semester 8






Environmental Survey & Mapping

Geomatic Computation - 2 Survey Software

Land Resources Mapping

Geodesy - 3 Satellite Geodesy

Geodesy - 4 Physical Geodesy

Project Management

Professional Practice & Ethics

Numerical Methods

Geomatic Computation - 1 Survey Adjustment

Engineering Survey 1

Engineering Survey 2 Project Survey

Digital Photogrammetry - 1 Theoretical

Digital Photogrammetry - 2 Observational

Land Valuation - 1

Land Valuation - 2

Digital Image Processing

Socio - Economic Survey

GIS - 1

GIS - 2 Dec & Implementation of GIS

Digital Cartography - 1 Theoretical

Digital Cartography - 2 Digital & Web Mapping

Land Reform & Management

Land/Earth Observation System

Map Reproduction Technology

Research Methodology

Project Field Work

Project/Thesis work

Field Work - 3 (Logo & Cadastral Surveying)

Geological Survey

Elective Subject One of the following


a) Spatial Data Infrastructures & web Mapping

b) Gravity, GPS & Inertial Positioning

c) Quantity Surveying

d) LIS

e) Urban & Regional Planning