Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS) is an institute dedicated for education and training in remote sensing related disciplines and subjects. IIRS is functioning under the aegis of National Remote Sensing Centre, Department of Space, and Govt. of India. IIRS offer different courses in the fields of Remote Sensing, Geo-informatics and GPS Technology for Natural Resources, Environmental and Disaster Management. Following are the courses offered on full-time basis at IIRS:
1. M.Tech. - Remote Sensing and GIS: Eligibility: For M.Tech: The candidates should have at least 55 percent marks in anyone of the following subjects. M. Sc/ M. Tech in Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Mathematics, Geophysics, Meteorology, Geography, Urban and Regional Planning, Oceanography, Geology, Master’s in Urban / City / Physical / Regional Planning or any Natural / Environmental Science, Environmental Management OR B.E/B. Tech in Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electronics, Agriculture Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Urban and Regional Planning, B.Arch./ M.Arch./ B.Physical Planning/ B.Sc Agriculture / Forestry (4 years).
2. M.Sc. - Geo-informatics / Geo Hazards: Qualification: The candidates seeking admission in M.Sc. should have 60 percent marks in any of the above mentioned subjects.
3. PG Diploma and Certificate Course - (RS and GIS) / (Geo-informatics and Geo Hazards)
4. NNRMS Sponsored certificate Course
Admission notification will be issued during August / September every year. There will different closing dates for various courses. Interested candidates can get more details like number of seats, selection process, application procedure and other information at www.iirs-nrsc.gov.in . You can also download application forms from the above website. OR you can contact at this address: Dean / Programme Coordinator (Academic), Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (NRSC), ISRO, Department of Space, Government of India, 4, Kalidas Road, Dehra Dun - 248 001, Uttarakhand. Phone: 0135-2744583, 2746798, 2524105, 2524106, 2524107. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com