BSc (Hons) GIS & Application Development
Approval Code
FA 4538
Course Duration
3.5 Years
Course Mode
Full time
Subject Area
Geospatial & Real Estate
Course Location
Kuala Lumpur


Geographic Information System (GIS) is an information technology field practice that acquires, manages, interprets, integrates displays, analyzes, or otherwise uses data focusing on the geographic, temporal, and spatial context.

Application of Geographic Information System (GIS) in Malaysia is increasing especially in the environment management field, urban planning, logging, health application matters and petroleum. Geographic Information System (GIS) allows us to view, understand, question, interpret, and visualize data in many ways that reveal relationship, patterns, and trends in the form of maps, globes, reports, and charts.

This course will allow student to answer questions and solve problem by looking at the data in a way that is quickly understood and easily shared. Geographic Information System (GIS) technology can be integrated into any enterprise information system framework.

  • To give strong foundation and advance knowledge in the field of GIS and application development.
  • To provide opportunities to the student who want to further their study to the higher level in the field of GIS and application development.
  • To expose students to geomatic related field as well as career prospect in this area
  • To produce skilled and knowledgeable graduates to support GIS related field sectors.
  • To produce excellent professionals in GIS and application development related field.


Geomatika University College graduates are in high demand either in the public or private sectors. All skills that have been acquired can be applied and practiced by the students upon graduating the program. Employment opportunities are available as per the following :