Course Information and Fees
Diploma in Geomatics
Phasing IN from 2018 – replacing National Diploma: Surveying and National Diploma: Cartography (GISc)
Surveying (or geomatics) is the science of surveying (measuring) and mapping the face of the earth. Mapping forms the foundation of physical planning and land development. A surveyor is responsible for the collection, representation, management and retrieval of spatial data (natural and man-made features on the earth).
GIS practitioners are responsible for analysing, modelling and presenting spatial information.
Purpose and Rationale of the qualification
To prepare students for a career in surveying, GIS and geomatics. Diplomates will be able to register with the South African Council for Geomatics.
For all Certificate, Diploma and National Diploma applications, consult the General admission requirements.
Some courses require students to submit additional information as part of their application.
For all Honours, Masters and Doctorate applications, consult the Postgraduate admission requirements.
The fees for 2020 reflected below may be subject to change.
Please confirm the final fee amount by contacting the relevant Faculty Office or contact person as listed at the bottom of this page.