Good News, Official Geomatics Enggineering officially Opened :: dipost pada 25 Mei 2018

SLEMAN - In 2018, UPN "Veteran" Yogyakarta (UPNVY) opened two new study programs namely Public Relations and Geomatics Engineering. PR program has already been able to be selected on the National Selection Entrance of State Universities (SNMPTN) and Public Selection Entrance of State Universities (SBMPTN). meanwhile the new Geomatics Engineering can be selected at the admission of new students through  Independent Selection on May 21 - July 6, 2018.

UPNVY has been known in the field of geology, minerals and energy so that the competence of Geomatics Engineering courses directed in order to support these advantages.

The superiority of Geomatic Engineering of UPN is to develop pioneer candidates of development, namely Bachelor of Geomatics Engineering which controls geospatial information management to support geological, mineral and environmental exploration based on the spirit of the state defending spirit.

The opening of this Geomatics Engineering program is based on the Decree of the Minister of Research, Technology and Higher Education signed on May 4, 2018 Number. 338 / KPT / I / 2018 concerning the permission of having Graduate Program of Geomatics at UPN "Veteran" Yogyakarta.

"Geomatics has already been accessible and becomes an option in the Independent Selection this year. We give opportunity for SMK graduates to register, "said Ir.Joko Hartadi MT, Chairman of UPNVY Geomatics Engineering Program, Friday (25/05/2018).

Geomatics Engineering is a modern scientific terminology that refers to an integrated approach of measuring, analyzing, managing, storing and presenting descriptions and locations of data based on the face of the earth, commonly called spatial data (geospatial).

Geomatics Engineering appears in the context of integration of several professions or disciplines that are interconnected with the field of computerized geo-information. Therefore, Geomatic Engineering is known as Geodesy and Informatics, " he said.

Joko explained to the Geomatics study program students that they will learn about the mapping, digital modeling, digital image processing, aerial photography, satellite geodesy and get field lectures.

The Job opportunities for this program, continued Joko, is very broad with various professions such as surveyors, data analysist, programmers, researchers and other professions in the field of geospatial and informatics.

Graduates of Geomatics are also able to work in the government and private institutions in the fields of petroleum, mining, soil, transportation, and communication.

In this year's new admissions Selection Mandiri Selection, UPNVY prepares a new quota of 40 students and 12 teachers with different competencies and skills. (wwj / humas)