GEM Joint Master programme

Erasmus+ MSc in geo-information science and earth observation for environmental modelling and management

GEM is a two-year MSc in “Geo-information Science and Earth Observation for Environmental Modelling and Management”. GEM is an Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters Degree Programme (EMJMD). Thanks to funding from the Erasmus+ programme, we can offer 60 full MSc scholarships across four intakes, starting in September 2021. Students with other scholarships or alternative sources of funding are also warmly welcomed.

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The deadline for submitting an application for the Erasumus+ scholarship  for the 2021 intake has passed. You are welcome to apply for the September 2022 intake, but the database for applications will open around September/October 2021, so keep checking this page!

Selection results and Erasmus+ scholarships 2021!!

The selection for the 2021 edition of the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree in Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation for Environmental Modelling and Management (GEM) has been completed now. All 15 applicants that were awarded an Erasmus+ scholarship in this intake have accepted the offer. Last week the European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) officially confirmed the lists of selected and reserve candidates.

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The GEM MSc programme was a gem. I did not only enjoy and progress on my education and scientific parts , but an opportunity to engage and study with people all over the world. Today, most of my class-mates are now my collaborators as we take Geoinformation Science and Earth Observation for Environmental Management and Modelling to another level.

Abel Ramoelo, Regional Ecologist/Remote Sensing Specialist at South African National Parks