Under the DOS, the Indian Institute of space technology IIST, the Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS) and few other centres offer academic courses for Indian students. Courses cover graduate, postgraduate and doctoral degrees. Details of academic courses conducted at various centres are provided below.
Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS) at Dehradun
Visit IIRS for details.
DA-IICT, Gandhinagar (https:// www.daiict.ac.in/), Anand Agriculture University (AAU), Anand (http://www.aau.in/anand-agricultural-university-anand), and Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS), ISRO, Dehradun (https:// www.iirs.gov.in/) are jointly offering a two-year “M.Sc. program in Agriculture Analytics.” DA-IICT, AAU and IIRS are the premier universities/ Institutes in ICT, Agriculture, and Space Technology domain, respectively. This is a multidisciplinary program of agriculture and data analytics. The program is aimed at nurturing students, with insights and the know-how to take the sector into the future. The course will introduce students to concepts of data analytics, viz. descriptive, predictive and prescriptive, in agriculture and will empower the students to eliminate speculative farming and usher in the age of predictive agriculture.
For registration visit: https://www.daiict.ac.in/admissions#tab-2
Courses for International students
Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS) is a premier institute with the primary aim to build capacity in Remote Sensing and Geo-informatics and their applications through education and training programmes at Post Graduate level. The Institute also hosts and provides support to the Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in Asia and The Pacific (CSSTE-AP), affiliated to the United Nations, to conduct Remote Sensing & GIS training and education programmes at Post Graduate level. The training and education programmes of the Institute are designed to meet the requirements of various target/user groups, i.e., for professionals at working, middle and supervisory levels, fresh graduates, researchers, academia and decision makers. The duration of courses ranges from one-week to two-years.
Visit https://www.iirs.gov.in/cssteap and
https://www.cssteap.org/ for details.
Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Thiruvananthapuram
IIST, Asia’s first Space University, was established at Thiruvananthapuram in 2007 with the objective of offering high quality education in space science and technology to meet the demands of Indian Space Programme. The institute offers undergraduate, postgraduate, doctoral and post-doctoral programmes in broad areas of space science, technology and applications.
Visit https://iist.ac.in/academics/curricula for more details