Diploma in Geographic Information System (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS)

Applications are invited from interested candidates for 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 with professional qualifications in the fields of Geoinformatics, for those non-graduate employees and students.

This is 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. This will be an excellent opportunity to increases employability for the student, and obtained extensive knowledge and professional qualifications for the employees, in the fields of GIS & RS.

Lectures and practical classes are to be conducted on Saturday: 8.00a.m – 5.00pm


Duration : 01 Year
Medium : English/
Course Fee :Rs. 60,000/=

The course fee has to be paid on two installments, Rs. 40,000 at the registration and the balance Rs. 20,000 within six months from registration. In addition to the above cost, a “Technological Tour” to Bangkok will be organized by the University as a field training join with M.Sc. Degree. The basic cost Rs.75,000/= have to be borne by either the respective institution or the student.

Eligibility          Pass the GCE Advanced Level Examination in two (02) Subjects OR Three years

  • working experience or any other Equivalent Qualifications accepted by the University with adequate knowledge in both Spoken and Written English.

Application forms and other required information can be either downloaded here or sending an email to the course coordinator.

Application deadline : 15th May, 2022


Further Information:

Prof. R.M.K. Ratnayake (Coordinator)

Department of Geography

P.O. Box 6, Gongodawila, Sri Lanka

Mobile +94714439296; Office: +94112758753, +94112802028



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