Indian Institute of Remote Sensing
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Indian Institute of Remote Sensing is situated at Indian Institute of Remote Sensing Indian Space Research Organisation Dept. of Space, Govt. of India 4-Kalidas Road, Post Box No. 135, Dehradun - 248 001, Uttarakhand (India). in Dehradun. Well connected to the major city centres by open and wide roads. The Institute campus is about 3 km. away from Indian Railways Reservation Counter Dehradun, 2 km. away from Tahsil Chowk Bus Stand, 20 km. away from Jolly Grant Airport.
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Indian Institute of Remote Sensing - IIRS Dehradun - IIRS
Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS) proffers courses such as M.Sc. in Geo-information Science and Earth Observation, M.Tech in Remote Sensing and GIS applications etc.. Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS) under Indian Space Research Organization, Department of Space, Govt. of India is a premier Training and Educational Institute set up for developing trained professionals in the field of Remote Sensing, Geoinformatics and GPS Technology for Natural Resources, Environmental and Disaster Management. IIRS functions as a constituent Unit of Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Department of Space, Government of India. Formerly known as Indian Photo-interpretation Institute (IPI), founded in 1966, the Institute boasts to be the first of its kind in entire South-East Asia. While nurturing its primary endeavour to build capacity among the user community by training mid-career professionals, the Institute has enhanced its capability and evolved many training & education programmes that are tuned to meet the requirements of various target groups, ranging from fresh graduates to policy makers including academia. The Institute campus also houses the headquarters of the Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in Asia and The Pacific (CSSTEAP), affiliated to the United Nations and first of its kind established in the region in 1995. IIRS provides support to conduct all its remote sensing and GIS training & education programmes at postgraduate level. The headquarters of Indian Society of Remote Sensing (ISRS), the largest non-governmental scientific society in the country, is also located in the Institute campus.
Why join Iirs
The Institute boasts to be the first of its kind in entire South-East Asia.
4 Type Courses Available
- 3 PG Courses
- 1 phd Courses
An ISO certified Institute 9001:2008.
Indian Institute of Remote Sensing Placements
IIRS with its rich experience and expertise has attracted many of Government and private organizations recruiting IIRS trained (i.e. Alumni) technical manpower who are well conversant with Remote Sensing and Geoinformatics technology and their application. The entire procedure being purely voluntary, IIRS offers to serve to bridge the gap between IIRS Alumni and prospective employer. Notable institutions recruited IIRS alumni are NTRO, ESRI (India), RMS, Reliance Infrastructure, INCA, Cybertech, Decision Solutions, Rolta, NRSC, IIRS etc. 15 – 20% of IIRS post graduate (M.Sc. & M.Tech.) students further take up doctoral research in reputed research institutions in India & Abroad.
Considering the imminent need towards focused efforts in Training and Education for efficient utilization of the ISRO's forthcoming advanced Earth Observation Systems, IIRS has been given the status of a Unit of ISRO with effect from 30th April, 2011. It is headed by the Director who reports to Chairman, ISRO/ Secretary, Department of Space. The overall activities of the Institute are guided by a Management Council, while the academic programmes are guided by the Academic Council and Board of Studies. Dean (Academics) is responsible for implementation of academic programmes.
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