Readers only offer: Get additional Rs 200 off on 'The Better Home' powerful natural cleaners. Shop Now
ISRO Is Offering a Free Online Certificate Course: Check If You Can Apply & How to Do So

ISRO Is Offering a Free Online Certificate Course: Check If You Can Apply & How to Do So

The course is open for government officials, faculty members of UGC/AICTE approved universities and their affiliated colleges.

Ad Banner

Aimed to upskill college professors, lecturers along with scientists and engineers, the Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS) under the Indian Research Space Organisation (ISRO) – is offering a free short term online course on Remote Sensing & GIS Technology.

IIRS has been conducting the National Natural Resources Management System (NNRMS)-ISRO sponsored training programme since 1994. But as the classroom-based course had to be cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the institute is organising this Short Online Certificate Course.

Course Details

The course would cover concepts like:
-Remote Sensing
-Image Processing
-GIS technologies and their application in various domains (Coastal & Ocean Sciences, Agriculture & Soils, Geosciences, Forest Resources & Ecosystem Analysis, Water Resources, Urban & Regional Studies, and Natural Hazards and Disaster Risk Management).

Eligibility & Requirements:

  • The course is for government officials who wish to develop an understanding of the subject and utilise the knowledge in their field of interest.
  • Faculty members of UGC/AICTE approved universities and their affiliated colleges.
  • Scientists/Engineers/ Officers and scientific/technical staff working in the Central/ State Govt. organisations/ institutions.
  • You are required to submit a proof of your employment at the time of online registration such as ID card issued by your employer or a letter certifying your employment.
  • The online certificate will be awarded to all participants provided they receive the qualifying marks in an online examination and maintain minimum attendance criteria.

Important Dates

Last date for application – 8 June 2020
Course commencement – 13 June 2020
Course end – 1 July 2020

Note: From Monday to Saturday, there will be two sessions of one hour each from 10 AM to 1 PM, followed by an interactive session.

Computer Hardware Needed

  • Working Computer/Laptop (Windows OS)
  • Good quality web camera
  • Headphone with Microphone
  • Speaker

If you wish to enrol for this course, contact:

Ad Banner

Dr Vandita Srivastava, Course Coordinator, at 0135-2524137 or Dr A. K. Mishra Course Director, at 0135-2524182.

For more details and to register, click here.

(Edited by Saiqua Sultan)

Like this story? Or have something to share?
Write to us:
Connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.

Ad Banner
Let’s be friends :)
Sign in to get free benefits
  • Get positive news daily on email
  • Join our community of positive ambassadors
  • Become a part of the positive movement
Before you go...

We have a favor to ask.

Our teams put in a lot of effort to create the content you love at The Better India.

The Better Home is a range of safe and eco-friendly home cleaners by The Better India. We put out curated content on our Instagram account- green living hacks, green innovations, leading a no-tox life and heroes in the sustainability space.

It would help us if you can follow our Instagram handle and spread the word around.