Bachelor of Science (Geospatial Science) (Honours)

Study Area

Geography and Geology

Study Level



RMIT University



Course Detail


Melbourne City

Intake Time

February & July

Standard Duration

4 Years

About the Course

From Google Maps to GPS systems, spatial science is everywhere and is relied on for information about where things are, and how they are related. Gain specialised knowledge to meet the needs of a booming industry. This degree will prepare you to play an important role in collecting, managing, analysing and interpreting data to meet the needs of agricultural, environmental, emergency and transportation industries. As more and more organisations rely on spatial data as a key information source, the industry demand for graduates grows. It’s typical that more than 90% of RMIT graduates are employed within three months of completing their studies, demonstrating that demand for geospatial science professionals is growing across Australia and the globe. Graduates work in diverse roles that: manage and plan land use systems in local government map and analyse crime patterns with the police build systems for monitoring the spread of infectious disease provide maps and other data for mobile phones.


Average Score


6.5 (6.0)

Background Requirements


RMIT University

Institute Ranking

#223 in QS World University Rankings 2021, #15 in Australia

Program Ranking

#6 in Australia for Geography, #51-100 in the world. *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020