City Cadastre
21.03.02 Land Management and Cadastres

This specialization is aimed at the formation of students' competences in the field of basic land management, cadastre and real estate appraisal, urban planning and planning of other populated areas, geodesy, topography and applied photogrammetry. Students study modern legal, methodological, informational support of state cadastral registration and registration of rights to real estate, study the technologies of land cadastre documentation registration in the automated systems environment, explore the capabilities of geoinformation and land information systems for collecting, processing, storing and presenting data on inventory objects

Reasons for choosing a course
  • High demand for specialists of this qualification in the field of cadastre and real estate appraisal, land management due to the active development of the marked areas
  • Quality training, providing for the ability to perform a wide range of professional activities
  • Graduates have required competencies to take the exam to be certified as cadastral engineer
  • Students can be engaged in scientific activities during the training courses
  • Students may participate in double-degree programs with partner universities and receive internationally recognized diplomas

21.03.02 Land Management and Cadastres
Mode of attendance
4 years
Admission tests
Mathematics, Physics, Russian
Total expected intake
State-financed openings
Tuition fees
260 000 RUB per year
Career opportunities
Graduates of this specialization work as technical professionals and engineering personnel at design and planning departments, mining and refining facilities of such companies as Industrial Geodesy, Morion GC, Gazprom, Lukoil, Surgutneftegaz, etc. They are also employed as experts at monitoring and supervisory services.
Field of study
  • Geodesy
  • Land cadastre and land monitoring
  • Basics of real estate cadastre
  • Introduction to geographic information systems
  • Technical inventory of real estate
  • Property typology
  • Applied photogrammetry
  • Photogrammetry and remote sensing of territories
  • Basics of forestry, landscape gardening and gardening
  • Geoinformation and land information systems
  • Digital Land Mapping
  • Basics of urban planning and planning of populated areas
Our alumni
Graduate professional skills
  • Implementation of all types of land management works on establishing local borders of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, municipalities, settlements, land and real estate
  • Preparation of the necessary land management documentation for cadastral registration and registration of real estate rights
  • Development of technical documentation on territorial planning, development of real estate
  • Implementation of a feasibility study and evaluation of projects and land management schemes, territorial planning projects, territorial planning schemes
  • Implementation of a set of land monitoring activities
  • Market valuation of land and other real estate
  • Development and testing of automated systems for land management design, cadastral and other information processing
  • Processing land cadastral data using geonformation and land information systems
  • Creation of digital maps and territory plans in computer-aided design systems (AutoCad)

Additional opportunities
Learning foreign languages (English, German, French) in addition to studying Russian
University departments invite foreign lecturers to teach courses or deliver lectures on particular topics. These courses are taught in foreign languages.
Acquiring skills in working with modern software complexes and equipment
Research activities under the guidance of department professor and associate professors