Indian Space Research Organisation has offers 3 free online courses – Geographical Information System, Basics of Geocomputation and Geoweb Services, Remote Sensing and GIS Applications.
Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS) under Indian Space Research Organisation, Department of Space, Government of India is a premier Training, Educational and Research Institute established for developing trained professionals in the field of Remote Sensing, Geoinformatics and GNSS technology for Natural Resources, Environmental and Disaster Management. IIRS is now introducing e-learning based certificate courses – Geographical Information System, Basics of Geocomputation and Geoweb Services and Remote Sensing and GIS Applications. The course study material will be available through e-class. Video lectures will also be uploaded E-CLASS. The candidates can register for one of the programs of their choice.
Geographical Information System (GIS) – The GIS course has been designed to teach about geographic phenomena, concepts, and examples. The course started from September 28 to October 15, 2020. The duration of the course is for two weeks.
Basics of Geocomputation and Geoweb Services – The course gives a brief insight into Geocomputation. It is a 1-week course that would start on October 19 and end on October 29, 2020.
Remote Sensing and GIS Applications – Under this course, students will be able to learn applications of remote sensing, GIS applications for crop resource assessment and remote sensing applications for geological studies. The course will begin on 02 November and end on November 20, 2020. The duration of this course is for 3 weeks.
Award of the Certificate
For Working Professionals: Based on 70% attendance and submission of assignments.
For Students: Based on 70% attendance and online examination.
Course Fee:- There is no course fee. It’s absolutely a free of cost programme.