IIRS-ISRO Outreach Programme

IIRS Outreach Programme focusses on strengthening the Academia and User Segments in Space Technology & Its Applications using Online Learning Platforms

IIRS Outreach Programme

Live and Interactive classroom:

The use of Remote Sensing, Geographical Information System, Global Navigation Satellite System and associated geospatial technologies is increasing rapidly, creating an urgent demand for trained manpower. The live and interactive mode of distance learning is enabled through Internet and A-view software platform developed by Amrita e-learning Lab in collaboration with Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) Government of India. The programs are available through Internet without any cost to the user. The live and interactive sessions will be conducted by experts from IISR-ISRO and other knowledge Institutions. IIRS has successfully conducted 22 such courses so far with participation of over 120258+ participants from 1048+ academic institutions, government departments and industry. The beneficiaries of the programme may include:

  • Central/State/Private Universities & Academic Institutions;
  • Central & State Government Organizations/Departments;
  • Research Institutes;
  • Geospatial Industry;
  • NGOs

IIRS also conducts various theme oriented online courses and monthly webinars on recent topics on geospatial technologies and its applications. Students are encouraged to actively participate on these programs. For more detail please visit IIRS official website- www.iirs.gov.in

Who are the eligible participants for attending Live & Interactive Course?

  • Student of Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses (any year);
  • Technical/ Scientific Staff of Central/ State Government Ministries/ Departments;
  • Faculty / Researchers at university / Institutions.

Course Study Material

Course study materials such as lecture slides, video recorded lectures, open-source software, data & handouts of demonstrations, etc., will be made available through IIRS ftp link (ftp://ftp.iirs.gov.in).Video lectures will also be uploaded on YouTube Channel (http://www.youtube.com/user/edusat2004).

Course Fee

There is no course fee. It’s absolutely a free of cost programme.

Award of Certificate

Based on 70% attendance and online examination.

Programme Updates


Guidelines to Join Online Course through IIRS-ISRO E-CLASS Platform