Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universitat Hannover

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universitat Hannover

Welfengarten 1 D-30167 Hannover Germany

The Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover is a public university located in Hannover, Germany. It was founded in 1831, and has grown to become one of the largest and oldest science and technology universities in Germany.

It has 25,000+ students, and nine faculties which offer 190 full and part degree programs in 38 fields of study.

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External Funding Available: Yes
Availability: 2
Academic Dates:

Winter semester: October - March

Summer semester April - August

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Overview of courses taught in English.

Program Type: Exchange , Summer school , Internship
Language: English , German
Available Subjects: biology , business and entrepreneurship , chemistry , computer science , english literature , environmental studies , economics , geodesy and geomatics engineering , geology , history , mathematics , philosophy , physics , political science , sociology , engineering - civil , engineering - electrical , engineering - computer , engineering - mechanical
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The following courses taught at LUH have been identified for transfer credit by the UNB Department of Geodesy and Geomatics (GGE)

LUH Course

UNB Course equivalent

Kinematic Measurement Processes in Engineering Geodesy – 5 ECTS credits

3ch technical elective

Gravimetry II – 3 ECTS credits


3ch technical elective

Radar Remote Sensing – 4 ECTS credits


3ch technical elective

Laser scanning – modelling and interpretation – 5 ECTS credits

3ch technical elective

Methods and Applications of Physical Geodesy – 5 ECTS credits

GGE5222 Gravity Field in Geomatics

Positioning and Navigation II – 5 ECTS credits



Internet GIS - 5 ECTS credits


GGE4423 Advanced GIS / GGE5403 Web Mapping and Geospatial Web Services.

Image Analysis I – 4 ECTS credits

GGE5322 Digital Image Processing

Image Analysis II – 4 ECTS credits

GGE3342 Remote Sensing


GIS III – Applications and New Research Directions – 3 ECTS credits

GGE5402 Geographic Databases /GGE5405 Introduction to Big Data

LUH will make the necessary arrangements to allow UNB GGE students attending LUH on exchange in the Canadian Fall term (September – December) to leave end of December in order to be back in Canada on time for the start of the Canadian Winter term beginning of January.

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External funding may be available: