Online Lectures are conducted by elite scientists from ISRO campus through Edusat Program in PHCET Campus.
The use of Remote Sensing, Geographical Information System, Global Navigation Satellite System and associated geospatial technologies is increasing rapidly, creating an urgent demand for trained manpower. The live and interactive mode of distance learning is enabled through Internet and A-view software platform developed by Amrita e-learning Lab in collaboration with Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) Government of India. The programs are available through Internet without any cost to the user. IIRS also conducts various theme oriented online courses and monthly webinars on recent topics on geospatial technologies and its applications. Users are encouraged to actively participate on these programs. For more detail please visit IIRS official website
Course study materials such as lecture slides, video recorded lectures, open source software, data & handouts of demonstrations, etc., will be made available through IIRS ftp link. Video lectures will also be uploaded on YouTube Channel.
There is no course fee.
Course updates and other details will be available on URL – http://www.dlp.iirs.gov.in
The programme is sponsored by Indian Space Research Organization, Department of Space, Government of India and is conducted with due technical support from Amrita Virtual & Interactive E-learning World (A-VIEW).
Programme can be received through Internet connectivity of 2Mbps or better. Following hardware and software set-up is required at user end:
Software and Internet Requirements
Working Professionals: Based on 70% attendance and submission of assignments.
Students: Based on 70% attendance and online examination
The participants and participating organizations are invited to attend annual IIRS User Interactive Meet (IUIM) at IIRS Dehradun. The participants can submit their feedback online through IIRS e-learning portal. Feedbacks are critically analyzed and implemented in next courses.