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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 1, 2024 July 18, 2025 March 31, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 7, 2024, 17:30 hrs
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2 D-FE Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Forest Resources & Ecosystem Analysis August 1, 2024 July 18, 2025 March 31, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 7, 2024, 17:30 hrs
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3 D-GS Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Geosciences August 1, 2024 July 18, 2025 March 31, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 7, 2024, 17:30 hrs
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6 D-MS Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Marine & Atmospheric Sciences August 1, 2024 July 18, 2025 March 31, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 7, 2024, 17:30 hrs
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5 D-UR Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Urban & Regional Studies August 1, 2024 July 18, 2025 March 31, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 7, 2024, 17:30 hrs
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8 D-WR Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Water Resources August 1, 2024 July 18, 2025 March 31, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 7, 2024, 17:30 hrs
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7 D-PR Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Satellite Image Analysis & Photogrammetry August 1, 2024 July 18, 2025 March 31, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 7, 2024, 17:30 hrs
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4 D-NHD Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Natural Hazards & Disaster Risk Management August 1, 2024 July 18, 2025 March 31, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 7, 2024, 17:30 hrs
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9 D-SDS Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Spatial Data Science August 1, 2024 July 18, 2025 March 31, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 7, 2024, 17:30 hrs
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19 D-GI Post-Graduate Diploma in Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with specialisation in Geoinformatics Geoinformation Science & Earth Observation with specialization in Geoinformatics (The conduct of the program is subject to approval) September 19, 2024 September 18, 2025 March 31, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 7, 2024, 17:30 hrs
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20 MS-GI M.Sc. in Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with specialisation in Geoinformatics Geoinformation Science & Earth Observation with specialization in Geoinformatics (The conduct of the program is subject to approval) September 19, 2024 August 14, 2026 March 31, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 7, 2024, 17:30 hrs
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21 O-DM Remote Sensing - An Overview for Decision Makers Remote Sensing - An Overview for Decision Makers September 10, 2024 September 13, 2024 July 14, 2024, 17:30 hrs More info Download Course Brochure & application form
22 C-RS Certificate Course on Remote Sensing and Image Analysis Remote Sensing and Image Analysis January 13, 2025 March 7, 2025 November 22, 2024, 17:30 hrs More info
23 N-GI ISRO Sponsored NNRMS Faculty Development Program on "Remote Sensing & GIS Technology and Applications" GIS Technology & Big Data Analytics May 13, 2024 July 5, 2024 March 29, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 1, 2024, 23:30 hrs
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24 N-WR ISRO Sponsored NNRMS Faculty Development Program on "Remote Sensing & GIS Technology and Applications" RS & GIS Applications in Water Resources Studies May 13, 2024 July 5, 2024 March 29, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 1, 2024, 23:30 hrs
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25 N-FE ISRO Sponsored NNRMS Faculty Development Program on "Remote Sensing & GIS Technology and Applications" RS & GIS Applications in Forest and Ecosystem Studies May 13, 2024 July 5, 2024 March 29, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 1, 2024, 23:30 hrs
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26 N-UR ISRO Sponsored NNRMS Faculty Development Program on "Remote Sensing & GIS Technology and Applications" RS & GIS Applications in Urban & Regional Studies May 13, 2024 July 5, 2024 March 29, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 1, 2024, 23:30 hrs
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27 N-IA ISRO Sponsored NNRMS Faculty Development Program on "Remote Sensing & GIS Technology and Applications" Image Analysis & Terrain Modelling May 13, 2024 July 5, 2024 March 29, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 1, 2024, 23:30 hrs
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28 N-EP ISRO Sponsored NNRMS Faculty Development Program on "Remote Sensing & GIS Technology and Applications" RS & GIS Applications in Earth and Planetary Studies May 13, 2024 July 5, 2024 March 29, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 1, 2024, 23:30 hrs
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29 N-AS ISRO Sponsored NNRMS Faculty Development Program on "Remote Sensing & GIS Technology and Applications" RS & GIS Applications in Agriculture & Soil Studies May 13, 2024 July 5, 2024 March 29, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 1, 2024, 23:30 hrs
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30 N-AO ISRO Sponsored NNRMS Faculty Development Program on "Remote Sensing & GIS Technology and Applications" RS & GIS Applications in Atmospheric and Ocean Studies May 13, 2024 July 5, 2024 March 29, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 1, 2024, 23:30 hrs
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31 N-DC ISRO Sponsored NNRMS Faculty Development Program on "Remote Sensing & GIS Technology and Applications" Disaster and Climate Change Studies May 13, 2024 July 5, 2024 March 29, 2024, 17:30 hrs
April 1, 2024, 23:30 hrs
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32 C-SC Remote Sensing & GIS for Environmental Studies (Summer School for School Students) Remote Sensing & GIS for Environmental Studies June 10, 2024 June 14, 2024 April 26, 2024, 17:30 hrs More info
37 SP-GS Hyperspectral and Microwave Remote Sensing for Terrestrial and Planetary Geological Studies Hyperspectral and Microwave Remote Sensing for Terrestrial and Planetary Geological Studies September 2, 2024 September 13, 2024 July 7, 2024, 17:30 hrs More info
36 SP-AG Remote Sensing and GIS Applications in Agricultural Water Management Remote Sensing and GIS Applications in Agricultural Water Management August 19, 2024 August 30, 2024 June 23, 2024, 17:30 hrs More info
42 SP-SM Remote Sensing & GIS in Digital Soil Mapping Remote Sensing & GIS in Digital Soil Mapping December 2, 2024 December 13, 2024 October 6, 2024, 17:30 hrs More info
33 SP-GIS Cloud Computing using GEE for Spatio-temporal Data Analysis Cloud Computing using GEE for Spatio-temporal Data Analysis April 29, 2024 May 3, 2024 March 3, 2024, 17:30 hrs
March 17, 2024, 17:30 hrs
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34 SP-OGIS Open Source GIS Technologies (Skill Development programme in Hybrid Mode) Open Source GIS Technologies July 15, 2024 July 26, 2024 May 19, 2024, 17:30 hrs
May 27, 2024, 17:30 hrs
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35 SP-HR High Resolution Data Analysis for Automated Feature Extraction High Resolution Data Analysis for Automated Feature Extraction July 22, 2024 July 26, 2024 May 26, 2024, 17:30 hrs
June 2, 2024, 17:30 hrs
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38 SP-AOH Geospatial Applications for Atmospheric and Oceanic Hazards Geospatial Applications for Atmospheric and Oceanic Hazards September 9, 2024 September 13, 2024 July 14, 2024, 17:30 hrs More info
39 SP-URS UAV Remote Sensing and its Applications UAV Remote Sensing and its Applications September 23, 2024 September 27, 2024 July 28, 2024, 17:30 hrs More info
40 SP-PR SAR Remote Sensing Technologies and its Applications SAR Remote Sensing Technologies and its Applications October 7, 2024 October 25, 2024 August 11, 2024, 17:30 hrs More info
41 SP-AG Remote Sensing Data Analytics in Agriculture Remote Sensing Data Analytics in Agriculture November 18, 2024 November 29, 2024 September 22, 2024, 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. 32).
  • Application Fee (Non-refundable) for Courses at Sl. No. 1 to 20:: 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, 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).
  • Application Fee for Courses at Sl. No. 22-31, 33-42 : RS 500/- (Non-refundable)
  • 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 mark sheets/ 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 mark sheets/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:
    • Government-sponsored candidate means only the Permanent Employee nominated by a Govt. organisation in India (Central or State Government Ministries/Departments or Autonomous Institutions and State or Central Govt.-funded Universities). Nominating organisations are required to meet all expenses viz., traveling allowance, daily allowance, contingent expenses, medical expenses, etc. for their candidates.
    • Courses at Sl. Nos. 21, 22, 33-42 are paid courses for all, including candidates nominated by the Government organisations.
    • 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.
    • In case of NNRMS-ISRO sponsored courses (Sl. No. 23 to 31), 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 programme and 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. School Teachers and School Officials are not eligible to apply for this course.
  • Submission and Verification of Documents::
    • All documents submitted by the candidates at the time of submitting online application for admission in any of the courses shall be verified by IIRS with originals on the date of reporting. Further, all selected candidates have to submit one set of self-attested copies of documents on the date of reporting.
    • Candidates joining the M.Tech. course have to submit the original Migration/Transfer certificate from the institution last studied within one month from the date of reporting.
    • Candidate should ensure his/her eligibility and then apply for the relevant course(s). Incomplete application (including non-payment of application fee, wherever applicable) 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, 22, 33–42 (both Government-sponsored & self-financed candidates) and Sl. No. 23–31 (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 & lodging charges in IIRS Hostel are extra and will have to be paid by the candidate as per the IIRS hostel rules & regulations. Further, candidates will also have to pay the amount towards health insurance as informed by IIRS, subsequently. Local candidates will be considered for hostel accommodation,only if available.
  • Increase and decrease in number of seats and age/qualification relaxation 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.
  • Institute reserves the right to postpone or cancel any special course without sighting any reason.
To apply online, please visit https://admissions.iirs.gov.in. For any further details, please contact: Head, Academics, Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, ISRO, 4 Kalidas Road, Dehradun-248001, Uttarakhand, India. Tel: +91-135-2524122; E-mail: academics@iirs.gov.in. OR Dean (Academics), Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, ISRO, 4 Kalidas Road, Dehradun-248001, Uttarakhand, India. Tel: +91-135-2524136; E-mail: deanacademics@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.

Correspondence will generally be done through e-mail. Therefore, all candidates are advised to regularly check their registered email-ID and visit IIRS website frequently for regular updates