CEPT University focuses on understanding, designing, planning, constructing and managing human habitats. Its teaching programs aim to build thoughtful professionals and its research programs deepen understanding of human settlements. The University comprises five faculties, i.e. Faculty of Architecture, Faculty of Planning, Faculty of Technology, Faculty of Design and Faculty of Management. Through its education, research and advisory activities, CEPT strives to improve the impact of habitat professions in enriching the lives of people in India’s villages, towns and cities.
M.Tech in Geomatics at CEPT University, is a multi-disciplinary professional course wherein advanced subjects like Remote Sensing, GIS, Database Management Systems, Programming languages, Photogrammetry, GPS and Location Based Systems, LiDAR, Big-data, Web and Mobile GIS, Open Source technologies, Project Planning and Geo-visualization are taught. It gives a unique opportunity to explore the wide applications in multidisciplinary fields of Engineering, Construction, Infrastructure, Utilities, Planning, Management, Information Technology and Governance.
The program emphasizes on theory, practical applications through hands-on exercises, studio (real-time case studies) and independent dissertation. Faculty members are drawn from scientific and academic institutions, experienced professionals with in-depth theoretical and practical knowledge who bring applied experience to the classroom. A wide exposure and encouragement to be a part of rich knowledge exchange programs such as national and international seminars, workshops and summer schools pertaining to the Geospatial industry, have remained a key strength of the program over the years, since its inception at CEPT University in 1987.
With the increasing awareness and need of decision making through Information Technology, graduates from the M.Tech Geomatics program can build their careers with government bodies and organizations, corporate houses, NGOs, academic and research organizations. Our students have been successfully placed nationally and internationally, while many have also been successful in starting and establishing a consultancy firm for providing Geo-spatial solutions.