Salzburg University of Applied Sciences
Science and Technology
Kathmandu forestry College (KAFCOL) has launched M.Sc. in Geographical Information Science and Systems (GIScience) on July 2012 in affiliation with the Salzburg University Austria (Europe) within the UNIGIS network (Europe). This programme has been authorized by the Ministry of Education, Government of Nepal. Individuals aiming at a career in GI or professionals already active in this field who are interested in continuing education for perusing an academic qualification while working will find this program quite attractive.
Bachelor in any discipline with at least 45% aggregate marks are eligible to appear entrance exam administered by the KAFCOL under Salzburg University, Austria.
The college enrolls 25 students in each batch from various fields including Forestry, Agriculture, Engineering and Sciences of any disciplines. Those willing from humanities and social sciences are required to take bridging course in GIS and remote sensing. Students should pass entrance exams for admission.
Application form for the entrance exam of this program can be obtained from KAFCOL, koteshwor or directly from web link (www.kafcol.edu.np). Student who are successful in the entrance exam are eligible for admission in this program.
Total fee for one student who is sponsored by any institution is EURO 3500, and for those who has no external source of funding will be subsidized euro 500 on total fee. Fee can be paid in two installments, but extra 400 EURO will be charged (see website-www.kafcol.edu.np).