Singapore Institute of Management
Singapore Institute of Management

Singapore Institute of Management


SIM-UB-Bachelor of Science (Geographic Information Science)


Geography, Environmental Science
Bachelor's Degree Program
Year Established
Qualification Awarded
Bachelor of Science (Geographic Information Science)
Awarding Institution
University at Buffalo, New York
Course Duration
3 years
January, May, August
Class Location
  • Singapore Institute of Management


Cutting-edge knowledge, skills, and abilities in using geospatial science
More than 50% of modules are taught by US /overseas visiting faculty, covering the full semester throughout the entire program.

Entry Requirement

Prerequisite Modules

Any two Geography modules
Required Modules

GEO 101 Earth Systems Science I (3 credits)
GEO 103 Global Economic Geographies (3 credits)
GEO 120 Maps: Earth from Above (3 credits)
GEO 211 Univariate Statistics in Geography (4 credits)
GEO 381 Cartography (4 credits)
GEO 411 Multivariate Statistics (3 credits)
GEO 481 Geographic Information Systems (4 credits)
CSE 115 Introduction to Computer Science I (4 credits)
MTH 121 Survey of Calculus and Its Applications I (4 credits)
Two GIS electives from:

GEO 475 Landscape Modeling with GIS (3 credits)
GEO 479 GIS and Environmental Modeling (4 credits)
GEO 482 Locational Analysis (3 credits)
GEO 483 Remote Sensing (4 credits)
GEO 485 Cartography and Geographic Visualization (3 credits)
GEO 488 GIS Design (4 credits)
GEO 493 Dynamic Modeling of Human and Environmental Systems (3 credits)
Additional 300/400 GEO elective to meet the 36 GEO credits requirement (4 – 6 credits)

UB Curriculum (click here for details)

UB Seminar (3 credits)
Foundations (21 credits)
– Communication Literacy I (4 credits)
– Communication Literacy II (3 credits)
– Mathematical and Quantitative Reasoning (4 credits)
– Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (7 credits)1
– Diversity Learning (3 credits)
Pathways (18 – 19 credits)
– Thematic Pathways (9 credits)
– Global Pathways (9 – 10 credits)
UBC 399 Capstone (1 credit)
Free Electives (from any major)
42 credits

Course Fees

< RM250000 (estimated total amount of the tuition and miscellaneous fees for the entire program)
Tuition Fee
S$69,336 (120 credits)
Application Fee
S$ 481.50 (International students) / S$ 96.30 (Singaporean/PRs)

The fee listed above is only for reference. For the actual information of the tuition fees, please click here to inquire.

Course Inquiry

SIM Malaysia Rep Office:
30F, The Gardens North Tower, Mid Valley City,
Lingkaran Syed Putra, 59200 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Whatsapp No: +60 17-457 0878
Office Tel: +603 2035 9680 / 81

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