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First step to a great career in geoinformatics: SIG
Rohit Prasad | 02 Apr 2014

The geographic information systems have led to a revolution in the way we perceive technology and its benefits across domains. The wide spread application and utility of the geographic sciences is leading to many benefits like improved productivity. In fact, the geoinformatics sector is side to be one of the fastest developing sectors when you look at the overseas market.

Internationally, it considered a field of high repute and an ideal fit for people wanting to make it to the big league. Gradually, the sector and its expertise is getting popularity in India as well. However, in order to build a promising career in the domain of Remote sensing and GIS, you need to start by acquiring the right qualification. When you talk about getting the right academic qualification, the first name coming to the mind is the Symbiosis Institute of Geoinformatics.

A top line institute located in the heart of Pune, SIG specializes in offering courses that deal purely in the domain of geoinformatics. Amongst the many options for Masters program in Symbiosis, SIG is the only one to offer the MSC in Geoinformatics. The holistic curriculum coupled with relevant industry interface opportunities ensures that the students are never left in a lurch when it comes to understanding the real functionalities of the industry. The experts coming in to teach at SIG use a methodology that emphasizes on a balance of theory and practical. This ensures that the students broaden their learning abilities.

The admission to the SIG masters program is done via the SNAP test. This means that interested students need to go through the SNAP test followed by a group discussion and personal interview session at the SIG campus. However, the masters program is just one part of the multitude of offerings at SIG. The institute also offers one of its kind certification courses for those who want to specialize in specific domains of geoinformatics. The applications for these programs need to be made directly to the institute.

Ever since the first day at SIG, students are taught to get ready for the challenges of the corporate sector. Be it the day to day studies or the industry interface programs, the students are encouraged to develop the right aptitude coupled with expertise. In fact, research is an integral part of the curriculum propagated at SIG. Additionally, like the other Symbiosis College Pune, SIG gives its students a fair chance to apply their knowledge through projects and mandatory industrial training. This aids in sharpening their skill.

What’s more is that the students get a chance to study and learn amidst the world class environment of Symbiosis Pune. This truly adds weight to their resumes and makes it easier for them to get a good break in the corporate sector. At SIG, students are given complete placement assistance. This dedication has made SIG the only institute to have a 100% placement record ever since its first year of inception.

So, what are you waiting for? If you aspire to build a bright career, its time you take the first step and get yourself admitted to SIG.