Cartography, or map making, is the science of concepting, producing, disseminating and study of maps. It involves graphical representation of topographical maps, maps related to town planning, military, travel and tourism, weather forecasting and geological exploration.
What can I do (Roles Available) ?
Where can I work?
National Atlas and Thematic Mapping Organisation, Bharat Maps, National Survey and Mapping Agency
GIS Consortium Pvt. Ltd., Clear Mapping Company BPC India, Here
Intraspatial, Geospoc, Geokno
Practical and hands-on work
Long working hours
Considerable amount of skill and knowledge required
Key Skills Required
What Should I study ?
Class XII in Science stream - B.Sc. Geography/ Geology/ Chemistry/ Mathematics - M.Sc. Geography/ Geoinformatics/ Applied Geography/ Geology - Ph.D
Class XII in Science stream - B.Sc. Geography/ Geology/ Chemistry/ Mathematics - Post Graduate Diploma in Remote sensing and GIS/Digital Cartography
Class XII in Science stream - B.Tech - M. Tech Geoinformatics/ Geotechnical Engineering - Ph.D./ Post Graduate Diploma in Remote sensing and GIS/Digital Cartography