Recently, the cooperative cultivation project (Master of Professional Studies in Geospatial Information Sciences, MPGIS) between our shool and University of Maryland is certified by Chinese Ministry of Education. The training mode of this project is carried on as '1+1' joint study. Nanjing Normal University (NNU) and University of Maryland (UM) jointly establish the teaching plan, and will enroll college students majoring in Geography science or other related sciences in 2017.
University of Maryland (www.umd.edu) was established in 1856, and has become an excellent research-oriented university in the world. It is the Top 20 public universities in the United States,and ranks 40 in 2017 USNews. The department of Geography (www.geog.umd.edu) is one of the most influential disciplines (Top 3, ranking by The National Research Council), and its research and teaching level takes the leading position in the world.
(1) Bachelor degree or above. The overall GPA exceeds 3.0.
(2) CET 4
(3) TOFEL (100), IELTS (7.0), Pearson PTE (68) within valid period.
(1) Two-year education system
(2) First year study in NNU, and the second year study in UM.
(1) Application fee: $75 (Charged by UM)
(2) Tuition fee: ¥1,4000 + $9000 per year, two-year system
(3) Others: accomodation, transportation, insurance, medical, etc.
Sending e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and ask for application documents.
2017/05/01, by EMS.