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Geodesy (DGK)



Geodesy comprises

  • the measurment of the Earth and the registration of its dynamic alterations on the global, regional and local levels,
  • the analysis, evaluation and visualization of the gathered data and the registered processes together with other space-related information,
  • the development of strategies and concepts for sustainable spatial developments, as well as
  • the support of space-related decision-making processes and their realization.

Global Geodesy

Land and Real Estate Management

Engineering Geodesy


Geoinformatics deals the development and application of informational methods aiming on the modeling and registration, the exchange, the exploration, the analysis, the synthesis and appraisal od data relating space-time geo phenomena.

University Teaching

The Deparment University Teaching represents the interconnection between the four scientific depertments and university teaching in the sense of the entity of research and teaching. The Department Teaching treats the competences and qualifications of students of geodesy with regard to research and professional work in international context.