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Engineering Geodesy
21.05.01 Applied Geodesy


Overview
In the process of training in this specialization, students learn the basics of geodesy, the theory of mathematical processing of geodesic measurements, geodesic astronomy, higher geodesy, topography, cartography, photogrammetry, applied geodesy, engineering and geodesic surveys, space geodesy and geodynamics, satellite systems and positioning technologies, satellite geodesy, geodetic measurements systems and technologies, automated methods of engineering and geodetic works, modern problems of leveling a geodesic networks.

Reasons for choosing a course
  • High demand for specialists of this qualification in the field of cadastre and geodesic works thanks to their professional skills in topographic and geodetic works with the use of modern technical means and technologies
  • High demand in the sphere of construction works from the moment of determining the building plot to the very commissioning of the object
  • The knowledge gained in the process of learning allows specialists to work with project and regulatory documentation in the field of land management, urban planning and planning of populated areas
  • The opportunity to engage in scientific activities during training on the basis of the St. Petersburg Mining University
  • The possibility of inclusive education in foreign partner universities with the issuance of diplomas of international standard

Направление
подготовки
21.05.01 Applied Geodesy
Degree
Specialist
Mode of attendance
Full-time
Duration
5 years
Admission tests
Mathematics, Physics, Russian
Total expected intake
70
State-financed openings
50
Tuition fees
260 000 RUB per year
Career opportunities
Graduates of this specialization can work in the positions of geodetic engineers at large construction companies, such as Avtodor St. Petersburg OJSC, CDS GC LLC, etc. They can be leading engineers at enterprises in the field of complex engineering surveys, in topographic and geodesic departments of scientific and production enterprises, such as Bent, Guild of Surveyors, etc. They can also be leading surveyors and cadastral engineers in geodesic and cadastral companies, such as LenOblCadastre, Industrial Geodesy, Morion GC, etc. Graduates work as leading specialists in state authority bodies in the field of registration, cadastre and construction, e.g., Rosreestr, Rostekhnadzor
Field of study
  • Geodesy
  • Basics of geodetic calculations
  • Astronomy
  • Applied geodesy
  • The theory of mathematical processing of geodetic calculations
  • Higher geodesy
  • Space geodesy and geodynamics
  • Engineering and geodetic surveys
  • Computer technology modeling geodetic networks
  • General cartography
  • Photogrammetry
  • Modern problems of equalization of geodetic networks
Our alumni
Graduate professional skills
  • Ability to perform topographic surveys of large scale (1: 500, 1: 1000)
  • Development of geodetic center network in the construction area
  • Performance of geodetic works on building sites
  • Skills to perform a preliminary calculation of accuracy and equalization of topographic and geodetic surveys in PC Credo
  • Preparation of executive drawings in AutoCad software packages, etc.
  • Digitization of drawings
  • Observation of deformations of engineering structures, planning of environmental monitoring based on topographic-geodetic, gravimetric and cartographic materials
  • Organization of specialized engineering and geodetic works in the survey, design, construction and operation of engineering objects
  • Organization of work on topographic, geodesic and cartographic support of technical inventory, cadastre and examination of real estate and land management, creation of originals of inventory and cadastral maps and plans, other graphic materials

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