Academia & Outreach
ISRO encourages Research through Respond Programme. For more details visit ISRO website:
Faculty / Scientists of any recognised (by UGC, AICTE, Central / State government and others)
academic institutions / universities can submit proposals. The Principal Investigator(s)
should be full-time employee(s) of the concerned institution. For more details visit ISRO
Government working professionals / NGOs / academicians / private entrepreneurs / fresh
postgraduate students desired to build their career in Geoinformatics can join these courses.
The courses at IIRS are divided into short and long (>=3months) courses. It is around Rs.
6000/- for Indian students and US$ 600/- for foreign students. All the other expenditure like
to and fro travel to IIRS, boarding and lodging, project field work expenses, report
generation, book allowances and medical expenditure etc. are to be borne by the candidates /
sponsoring organizations in addition to course fees.
Tuition fee is waived off for Government sponsored candidates for regular courses of three
months and above duration.