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indian institute of remote sensing

Indian Space Research Organisation

Academic Courses

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S.No Course Code Course Name Specialisation Start date Completion date Last date to apply Detail Apply
1 D-AS Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Agriculture & Soils August 3, 2022 July 14, 2023 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
2 D-FE Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Forest Resources & Ecosystem Analysis August 3, 2022 July 14, 2023 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
3 D-GS Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Geosciences August 3, 2022 July 14, 2023 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
6 D-MS Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Marine & Atmospheric Sciences August 3, 2022 July 14, 2023 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
5 D-UR Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Urban & Regional Studies August 3, 2022 July 14, 2023 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
8 D-WR Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Water Resources August 3, 2022 July 14, 2023 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
7 D-PR Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Satellite Image Analysis & Photogrammetry August 3, 2022 July 14, 2023 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
4 D-NHD Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Natural Hazards & Disaster Risk Management August 3, 2022 July 14, 2023 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
9 D-SDS Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Spatial Data Science August 3, 2022 July 14, 2023 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
15 M-MS M.Tech. in Remote Sensing & GIS Marine & Atmospheric Sciences August 3, 2022 June 30, 2024 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
10 M-AS M.Tech. in Remote Sensing & GIS Agriculture & Soils August 3, 2022 June 30, 2024 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
11 M-FE M.Tech. in Remote Sensing & GIS Forest Resources & Ecosystem Analysis August 3, 2022 June 30, 2024 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
12 M-GS M.Tech. in Remote Sensing & GIS Geosciences August 3, 2022 June 30, 2024 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
14 M-UR M.Tech. in Remote Sensing & GIS Urban & Regional Studies August 3, 2022 June 30, 2024 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
17 M-WR M.Tech. in Remote Sensing & GIS Water Resources August 3, 2022 June 30, 2024 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
16 M-PR M.Tech. in Remote Sensing & GIS Satellite Image Analysis & Photogrammetry August 3, 2022 June 30, 2024 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
18 M-GI M.Tech. in Remote Sensing & GIS Geoinformatics August 3, 2022 June 30, 2024 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
13 M-NHD M.Tech. in Remote Sensing & GIS Natural Hazards & Disaster Risk Management August 3, 2022 June 30, 2024 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
19 D-GI Post-Graduate Diploma in Geo-information Science & Earth Observation (IIRS-ITC Joint Education Programme (JEP)) Geoinformation Science & Earth Observation with specialization in Geoinformatics August 29, 2022 July 31, 2023 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
20 MS-GI M.Sc. in Geo-information Science & Earth Observation (IIRS-ITC Joint Education Programme (JEP)) Geoinformation Science & Earth Observation with specialization in Geoinformatics August 29, 2022 June 30, 2024 March 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
21 O-DM Remote Sensing - An Overview for Decision Makers February 7, 2023 February 10, 2023 January 13, 2023, 17:30 hrs More info
22 S-GI Short Course on Geoinformatics (ITEC-Sponsored) August 29, 2022 October 21, 2022 -- More info SUBJECT to CONFIRMATION BY ITEC, MEA
23 S-RS Short Course on Remote Sensing with special emphasis on Digital Image Proc. (ITEC-Sponsored) January 9, 2023 March 3, 2023 -- More info SUBJECT to CONFIRMATION BY ITEC, MEA
24 C-RS Certificate Course: Short Course on Remote Sensing and Image Analysis Remote Sensing and Image Analysis January 9, 2023 March 3, 2023 November 11, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
25 N-GI NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers GIS Technology and Advances May 9, 2022 July 1, 2022 March 11, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
26 N-WR NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers RS & GIS Applications in Water Resources May 9, 2022 July 1, 2022 March 11, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
27 N-FE NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers RS & GIS Applications in Forest Resources & Ecosystem Analysis May 9, 2022 July 1, 2022 March 11, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
28 N-UR NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers RS & GIS Applications in Urban & Regional Studies May 9, 2022 July 1, 2022 March 11, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
29 N-SIP NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers Satellite Image Analysis & Photogrammetry May 9, 2022 July 1, 2022 March 11, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
30 N-GS NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers RS & GIS Applications in Geosciences May 9, 2022 July 1, 2022 March 11, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
31 N-AS NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers RS & GIS Applications in Agriculture & Soils May 9, 2022 July 1, 2022 March 11, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
32 N-CO NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers RS & GIS Applications in Coastal & Ocean Sciences May 9, 2022 July 1, 2022 March 11, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
33 N-GVW NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers Geocomputation and Visualization in Web Platforms May 9, 2022 July 1, 2022 March 11, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
34 N-NHD NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers Natural Hazards & Disaster Risk Management May 9, 2022 July 1, 2022 March 11, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
35 C-SC Awareness Course for School Students : Usefulness of Remote Sensing & GIS for Environmental Study June 20, 2022 June 24, 2022 April 30, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
36 SP-WR Remote Sensing And GIS Applications In Hydrological Modelling And Data Assimilation May 23, 2022
November 21, 2022
June 3, 2022
December 2, 2022
April 4, 2022, 17:30 hrs
September 23, 2022, 17:30 hrs
More info
37 SP-GS Ground-based Subsurface Imaging for Enhanced Earth Observation Applications in Geosciences May 9, 2022
June 13, 2022
May 13, 2022
June 17, 2022
March 18, 2022, 17:30 hrs
May 18, 2022, 17:30 hrs
More info
38 SP-GI Big Geodata Processing April 4, 2022 April 29, 2022 February 18, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
39 SP-AG Microwave Remote Sensing Applications in Agriculture July 4, 2022
November 28, 2022
July 15, 2022
December 9, 2022
October 11, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
40 SP-CG Crime GIS July 25, 2022 July 29, 2022 June 3, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info
41 SP-SM Remote Sensing & GIS in Predictive Soil Mapping September 12, 2022
October 31, 2022
September 23, 2022
November 11, 2022
July 15, 2022, 17:30 hrs
July 31, 2022, 17:30 hrs
More info
42 SP-DM SAR Data Processing for Land Deformation Studies November 14, 2022 November 25, 2022 September 23, 2022, 17:30 hrs More info

Important Information

  • Only Online Applications will be considered, except for the O-DM course (Sl. No. 21) and C-SC course (Sl. No. 35).
  • Application Fee for Courses at Sl. No. 1 to 20, 24: For Indian nationals – Rs. 1,000*; For Foreign nationals – USD 100*. 
    • -Fee should be paid online.
    • *Candidate applying for both P.G. Diploma (Sl. No. 1-9) and M.Tech. (Sl. No. 10-18) will have to pay the Application Fee Rs. of 1500/-(USD 150 for foreign nationals).Candidate has to choose only one Specialisation at the time of applying online, which cannot be changed subsequently. Further, if the candidate wishes to apply for P.G. Diploma as well as M.Tech., he/she has to select the same specialisation for both the courses, give the order of preference for P.G. Diploma and M.Tech, and pay the requisite application fee.
    • *Candidate applying for both P.G. Diploma in Geoinformatics (D-GI; Sl. No. 19) and M.Sc. in Geoinformatics (MS-GI; Sl. No. 20) will have to pay the Application Fee Rs. of 1500/-(USD 150 for foreign nationals). Further, if the candidate wishes to apply for P.G. Diploma in Geoinformatics (D-GI) as well as M.Sc. in Geoinformatics (MS-GI), he/she has to select both the courses, give the order of preference, and pay the requisite application fee.
  • Instructions for Appearing Candidates:
    • Candidates in the final semester/year of the qualifying degree can also apply for the P.G. Diploma, M.Tech. and M.Sc. courses (mentioned above at Sl. No. 1 to 20) under the “Result Awaited” category. However, such candidates must submit the proof of marks/grades (cumulative marks/CGPA) till the pre-final semester/year at the time of submitting the online application, without which the application will be treated as incomplete and will be rejected.
    • Admission of such appearing candidates, if selected, will be provisional and they will have to submit the marksheets/ certificates of final semester/year on the date of reporting as informed by IIRS. In case these documents are not available by that time (applicable for appearing candidates only), then the candidate must submit a Certificate in original from the Competent Authority of his/her Institute to IIRS on the date of reporting stating that: (i) he/she has appeared for examination in all subjects required for obtaining his/her qualifying degree; and (ii) he/she has obtained requisite marks [i.e. 55% or equivalent upto pre-final semester/year]. However, admission of such candidates will be provisional and they shall have to submit the marksheets/certificates of final semester/year (proving the possession of minimum qualification as per the requirement of the course) within one month from the date of reporting. Non-fulfilment of this condition shall automatically result in the cancellation of the provisional admission.
  • Instructions for Govt.-sponsored Candidates:
    • -Govt.-sponsored candidate means only the Permanent Employee nominated bya Govt. organizationin India (Central or State Government Ministries/Departments or Autonomous Institutions and State or Central Govt.-funded Universities). Nominatingorganizations are required to meet all expenses viz., traveling allowance, daily allowance,contingent expenses, medical expenses, etc.for their candidates.
    • Courses at Sl. Nos. 21,24, 36-39are paid courses for all,including candidates nominated by the Govt. organizations.
    • Govt.-sponsored candidates must submit the Nomination Form from the Competent Authority of their parent organisation/institute at the time of submitting the online application. The template of the Nomination Form can be downloaded from https://admissions.iirs.gov.in.
    • Incase of NNRMS-ISRO sponsored courses(S. No. 25 to 34), Regular/Permanent faculty members (teachers) of UGC/AICTE approved universities & their affiliated colleges nominated by Vice Chancellor/ Principal/ Registrar/ Dean, and Regular/Permanent Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers nominated by the competent authority of the Central/State Govt. organisations/institutions will be considered as NNRMS/ISRO-sponsored candidates. Such candidates will be eligible for payment of TA (2nd AC train fare) and nominal living expenses by IIRS as per the provision available under this programmeand as per rules.Further, such candidates must submit Nomination Form from the Competent Authority of their parent organisation/institute at the time of submitting the online application.The template of the Nomination Form can be downloaded from https://admissions.iirs.gov.in. All such candidates who have not submitted the Nomination Form from the Competent Authority of their parent organisation/institute or those who are not entitled for being considered as NNRMS/ISRO-sponsored candidates, will be treated as Self-Financed candidates.
  • Candidate should ensure his/her eligibility and then apply for the relevant course(s). Incomplete application (including non-payment of application fee, whereverapplicable) will be summarily rejected.
  • Course fee and other expenditure are likely to change as per IIRS and collaborating University’s/ Institute’s policy.
  • Payment of Fee:
    • Self-financed candidates, if selected in courses mentioned at Sl .No. 1 to 20 of this calendar, have to make an advance payment of 1st year fee (i.e. two semesters) of IIRS component on or before the last date given by the Institute (IIRS) for confirmation of seat, failing which seats will be offered to the wait-listed candidates. Remaining course fee (applicable for M.Tech. & M.Sc. courses) will have to be paid before the start of 2nd year (or 3rd semester) as per the fee deposit rules of IIRS. Andhra University fee (applicable for candidates admitted to M.Tech. programme, i.e. Sl. No. 10 to18) will have to be paid along with the 1st year fee. ITC fee (applicable for candidates admitted under the IIRS-ITC JEP, i.e. Sl. No. 19 to 20) will have to be paid on or before the date specified by ITC. Refund of fee on account of withdrawal/ cancellation of admission shall be governed by the fee refund policy of IIRS (available on website).
    • For courses at Sl. No. 21, 24, 36–42 (both Government-sponsored & self-financed candidates) and Sl. No. 25–34 (for self-financed candidates), full fee has to be paid on or before the date specified by IIRS prior to the commencement of the course, for confirmation of seat, failing which seats will be offered to the wait-listed candidates.
    • Waitlisted candidates shall have to give confirmation within given deadline and if offered a seat, they will have to pay applicable fee within a short deadline (usually 2-3 days or as informed by IIRS), failing which the seat will be offered to the next candidate
    • Refund of fee will be governed by the fee refund policy of IIRS (available on website). Last date given by IIRS to the candidate for payment of course fee for confirmation of seat shall be the “formally notified last date of admission” for refund of fee and other purposes.
    • - No extension shall be given under any circumstances for payment of applicable fee.
  • Boarding and lodging charges in IIRS Hostel are currently Rs. 4,500/-to Rs. 6,000-per month (approx.). Local candidates will be considered for hostel accommodation,only if available.
  • Increase and decrease in number of seatsand age/qualificationrelaxation for candidates nominated by the govt. organizations will be at the discretion of the institute.In the event of number of applications being large, institute may adopt short-listing criteria based on academic record, relevant experience, etc. Government-sponsored candidateswill be given preferencefor admission.
  • If the date of course commencement falls on a holiday, course will start from next working day.
  • The medium of instructions in the courses is English.
To apply online, please visit https://admissions.iirs.gov.in. For any further details, please contact: Group Head, Programme Planning & Evaluation Group, Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, ISRO, 4 Kalidas Road, Dehradun-248001, Uttarakhand, India. Tel:+91-135-2524105, 2524106, Fax: +91-135-2741987,2748041; E-mail: admissions@iirs.gov.in. Kindly visit www.iirs.gov.in for other details. Correspondence will generally be done through e-mail. Therefore, all candidates are advised to regularly check their email and visit IIRS website frequently for regular updates.

NOTE: The Admission to any course will be cancelled if found to have secured admission through forged documents/ submitting false information.