Geoscience and Digital Earth Centre (INSTeG)



Geoscience and Digital Earth Centre (INSTeG) at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia is a leading research institute specializing in geospatial sciences. Focused on sustainable development and environmental solutions, INSTeG excels in spatial modeling, analytics, and GeoSensing Big Data.

Research areas include Hyperspectral Remote Sensing, Geodesy, and Marine Remote Sensing. INSTeG actively engages in community education programs, exemplified by initiatives like the Water-Savvy Educational Recreation (CERIA) program.

With a commitment to advancing geospatial knowledge, INSTeG plays a vital role in bridging gaps in spatial understanding and contributing to the fields of environmental management, ecology, and hydrology.

Latest Publications

Improved indicators for the integrated assessment of coastal sustainable development based on Earth Observation Data


Reappointment as the Director of the Geoscience and Digital Earth Centre (INSTeG)

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Congratulations to Mr. Isa Muhammad Zumo

Congratulations to Mr. Isa Muhammad Zumo in recognition of an outstanding 3MT Oral Presentation at The International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium IGARSS 2020 and also congratulations for outstanding performance as a best presenter at the 1st International Graduate Conference of Build Environment and Surveying GBES 2019

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Geoscience and Digital Earth Centre (INSTeG)

Level 5, Block B12, Faculty of Built Environment & Surveying
81310 UTM, Johor Bahru, Johor

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