Centre of Geographic Sciences (COGS)

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Centre of Geographic Sciences

The Centre of Geographic Sciences (COGS) in Lawrencetown is Canada's largest geomatics-focused learning environment. In addition, the high-quality programs offered in the fields of surveying, mapping, land-use planning and related computer programming have earned COGS its reputation as a world leader. In addition to its suite of diploma programs, COGS also offers advanced diplomas in in marine geomatics, remote sensing, geographic information systems (GIS), and business geographics.

200 full-time students


  • Library (COGS)
  • Computer labs available evenings and weekends (Middleton/COGS)
  • Full-service cafeteria (Middleton/COGS)
  • Intramural sports and recreation available (Middleton/COGS)
  • Student Association organizes social events throughout the year
  • Bookstore (Middleton/COGS)

Contact Us

902-825-3491 | avc.info@nscc.ca | Student Services: : 902-825-2930

Mailing Address
50 Elliott Road
Lawrencetown, Nova Scotia B0S 1M0

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