Regional Centre for Training in Aerospace Surveys, RECTAS admission form for the 2016/2017 academic session is out. Get trained in science and technology of geospatial information.
The Regional Centre for Training in Aerospace Surveys (RECTAS) was established in 1972 under the auspices of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) as an educational “one-stop” solution institution that train highly skilled manpower in the science and technology of geospatial information.
Suitably qualified candidates are invited to apply for admission into the 2016/2017 academic programmes.
RECTAS AVAILABLE PROGRAMMES.
|AVAILABLE COURSES ARE:|
|1. Technologist Diploma (TD) in Geo-information production and management.
(French and English)
|Technician Diploma, National Diploma (ND) or equivalent and O’ level credits in English, Maths||18 months||$ 4,750.00|
|2. Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Geo-information Production and Management (Specialization: Remote Sensing, Photogrammetry, Geographic Information Systems) (French and English)||HND, B.Sc, BA or Higher degree in any discipline (Science, Engineering, Social science,etc..)||12 months||$ 3,525.00|
|3. Professional Masters (PM) in Geo-information Production and Management. (Specialization: Remote Sensing, Photogrammetry, Geographic Information Systems) (French and English)||HND, B.Sc, BA or Higher degree in any discipline (Science, Engineering, Social science,etc..)||12 months||$3,525.00|
|4. Masters in Geo-information Technology (MGIT) in collaboration with FUTA (English)||B.Sc in science or Engineering fields including O’ level ; credits in English, Maths, Physics and Chemistry||18 months||$8,350.00|
|Masters of Science in Geo-information Science (MGIS) in collaboration with University of Abomey Calavi. (French)||B.Sc, BA or Higher degree in related discipline (Science, Engineering, Social science, Humanities, Education, Health)||18 months||$8,350.00|
HOW TO APPLY FOR REGIONAL CENTRE FOR TRAINING IN AEROSPACE SURVEYS ADMISSION.
Complete the application form and submit in any of the following two ways:
(A) Online application: Complete the form online at www.eportal.rectas.org as instructed
(B) Download and print out the application form and complete it as instructed.
-The deadline of submission of application is 29th July, 2016. The next academic session starts on 3rd October, 2016.
-Application form ($100.00 or N 18,000)
-Fellowship – In order to be eligible for RECTAS fellowship, a prospective candidate is required to obtain nomination
from his country’s Representative in RECTAS Governing Council. Other fellowship/scholarship is acceptable.
Fellowship covers tuition, accommodation, feeding stipend and other allowances.
-Prospective candidates are encouraged to seek for fellowship or sponsorship from their organisation and
development partners because of the limited number of RECTAS’ fellowship.
The Dean of Academics & Research
Regional Centre for Training in Aerospace Surveys
Off Road 1, Obafemi Awolowo University Campus,
P. M. B. 5545, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com