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S.No Course Code Course Name Specialization Start date Completion date Last date to apply Detail Apply
1 D-AS Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Agriculture & Soils Jul 16, 2020 Jun 25, 2021 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
2 D-FE Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Forest Resources & Ecosystem Analysis Jul 16, 2020 Jun 25, 2021 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
3 D-GS Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Geosciences Jul 16, 2020 Jun 25, 2021 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
4 D-NHD Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Natural Hazards & Disaster Risk Management Jul 16, 2020 Jun 25, 2021 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
5 D-UR Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Urban & Regional Studies Jul 16, 2020 Jun 25, 2021 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
6 D-MS Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Marine & Atmospheric Sciences Jul 16, 2020 Jun 25, 2021 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
7 D-PR Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Satellite Image Analysis & Photogrammetry Jul 16, 2020 Jun 25, 2021 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
8 D-WR Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Water Resources Jul 16, 2020 Jun 25, 2021 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
9 D-SDS Post Graduate Diploma (PGD) in Remote Sensing & GIS Spatial Data Science Jul 16, 2020 Jun 25, 2021 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
10 M-AS M.TECH. in Remote Sensing & GIS Agriculture & Soils Jul 15, 2020 Jun 30, 2022 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
11 M-FE M.TECH. in Remote Sensing & GIS Forest Resources & Ecosystem Analysis Jul 15, 2020 Jun 30, 2022 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
12 M-GS M.TECH. in Remote Sensing & GIS Geosciences Jul 15, 2020 Jun 30, 2022 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
13 M-NHD M.TECH. in Remote Sensing & GIS Natural Hazards & Disaster Risk Management Jul 15, 2020 Jun 30, 2022 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
14 M-UR M.TECH. in Remote Sensing & GIS Urban & Regional Studies Jul 15, 2020 Jun 30, 2022 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
15 M-MS M.TECH. in Remote Sensing & GIS Marine & Atmospheric Sciences Jul 15, 2020 Jun 30, 2022 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
16 M-PR M.TECH. in Remote Sensing & GIS Satellite Image Analysis & Photogrammetry Jul 15, 2020 Jun 30, 2022 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
17 M-WR M.TECH. in Remote Sensing & GIS Water Resources Jul 15, 2020 Jun 30, 2022 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
18 M-GI M.TECH. in Remote Sensing & GIS Geoinformatics Jul 15, 2020 Jun 30, 2022 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
19 D-GI Post Graduate Diploma in Geoinformation Science & Earth Observation with specialization in Geoinformatics (IIRS-ITC Joint Education Programme) Geoinformatics Sep 14, 2020 Aug 31, 2021 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
20 MS-GI M.Sc. in Geo-information Science & Earth Observation with specialization in Geoinformatics (IIRS-ITC Joint Education Programme) Geoinformatics Sep 14, 2020 Jul 31, 2022 Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
21 O-DM Course for Decision Makers: Remote Sensing - An Overview for Decision Makers Jun 02, 2020Postponed, To be announced later Jun 05, 2020Postponed, To be announced later May 01, 2020(Postponed)
22 S-GI Short Course on Geoinformatics (ITEC Sponsored for International participant) Geoinformatics Sep 14, 2020To be announced after MEA Approval Nov 06, 2020To be announced after MEA Approval Nov 30, -0001--
23 S-RS Short Course on Remote Sensing (ITEC Sponsored for International participant) Digital Image Processing Jan 11, 2021To be announced after MEA Approval Mar 05, 2021To be announced after MEA Approval Nov 30, -0001--
24 C-RS Certificate Course: Short Course on Remote Sensing and Image Analysis Jan 11, 2021 Mar 05, 2021 Nov 13, 2020 1730hr
25 N-GI NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers GIS Technology and Advances May 11, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Jul 03, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Mar 13, 2020 1730hr
26 N-WR NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers RS & GIS in Water Resources May 11, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Jul 03, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Mar 13, 2020 1730hr
27 N-FE NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers RS & GIS Applications in Forest Resources & Ecosystem Analysis May 11, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Jul 03, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Mar 13, 2020 1730hr
28 N-UR NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers RS & GIS Applications in Urban & Regional Studies May 11, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Jul 03, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Mar 13, 2020 1730hr
29 N-SIP NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers Satellite Image Analysis & Photogrammetry May 11, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Jul 03, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Mar 13, 2020 1730hr
30 N-GS NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers RS & GIS Applications in Geosciences May 11, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Jul 03, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Mar 13, 2020 1730hr
31 N-AS NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers RS & GIS Applications in Agriculture & Soils May 11, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Jul 03, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Mar 13, 2020 1730hr
32 N-CO NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers RS & GIS Applications in Coastal & Ocean Sciences May 11, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Jul 03, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Mar 13, 2020 1730hr
33 N-GVW NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers Geocomputation and Visualization in Web Platforms May 11, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Jul 03, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Mar 13, 2020 1730hr
34 N-NHD NNRMS-ISRO Sponsored Certificate Courses for Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers Natural Hazards & Disaster Risk Management May 11, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Jul 03, 2020Postponed, To be announced later if feasible Mar 13, 2020 1730hr
35 C-SC Awareness Course for School Students- Usefulness of Remote Sensing & GIS for Environmental Study Jun 22, 2020 Jun 26, 2020 May 01, 2020 1730hr
36 SP-WR Special Course- Remote Sensing & GIS Applications in Hydrological Modeling Apr 20, 2020Postponed, To be announced later May 01, 2020Postponed, To be announced later Mar 06, 2020 1730hr
37 SP-GS Ground-based Subsurface Imaging for Enhanced Earth Observation Applications in Geosciences Geosciences May 11, 2020Postponed, To be announced later May 15, 2020Postponed, To be announced later Apr 20, 2020 1730hr
38 SP-GI Big Geodata Processing Jun 01, 2020Dropped Jun 26, 2020Dropped Apr 17, 2020 1730hr
39 SP-AG Microwave Remote Sensing in Agriculture Agriculture Jul 13, 2020Postponed, To be announced later Jul 24, 2020Postponed, To be announced later May 15, 2020 1730hr

Important information

  • Only Online Applications will be considered, except for the O-DM course (Sl. No. 21)and C-SC course (Sl. No. 35)
  • Application Fee for Courses at Sl. No. 1 to 20, 24: For Indian nationals –Rs. 1,000*; For Foreign nationals –USD100*.
    • Fee should be paid online.
    • *Candidate applying for both P.G. Diploma (Sl. No. 1-9) and M.Tech. (Sl. No. 10-18) will have to pay the Application Fee Rs. of 1500/-(USD 150 for foreign nationals).Candidate has to choose only one specializationat the time of applying online, which cannot be changed subsequently. Further, if the candidate wishes to apply for P.G. Diploma as well as M.Tech., he/she has to select the same specialisation for both the courses, give the order of preference for P.G. Diploma and M.Tech, and pay the requisite application fee.
    • *Candidate applying for both P.G. Diploma in Geoinformatics (D-GI; Sl. No. 19) and M.Sc. in Geoinformatics (MS-GI; Sl. No. 20) will have to pay the Application Fee Rs. of 1500/-(USD 150 for foreign nationals). Further, if the candidate wishes to apply for P.G. Diploma in Geoinformatics (D-GI) as well as M.Sc. in Geoinformatics (MS-GI), he/she has to select both the courses, give the order of preference, and pay the requisite application fee.
  • Instructions for Appearing Candidates:
    • Candidates in the final semester/year of the qualifying degree can also apply for the P.G. Diploma, M.Tech. and M.Sc. courses(mentioned above at Sl. No. 1 to 20) under the “Result Awaited” category. However, such candidates must submit the proof of marks/grades (cumulative marks/CGPA) till the pre-final semester/year at the time of submitting the online application, without which the application will be treated as incomplete and will be rejected.
    • Admission of such appearing candidates, if selected, will be provisional and they will have to submit the marksheets/certificates of final semester/year on the date of registration (during admission) or before the last date as announced/decidedby IIRS. Non-fulfilment of this condition will automatically result in the cancellation of the provisional admission.
  • Instructions for Govt.-sponsored Candidates:
    • -Govt.-sponsored candidate means only the Permanent Employee nominated bya Govt. organizationin India(Central or State Government Ministries/Departments or Autonomous Institutions and State orCentral Govt.-funded Universities). Nominatingorganizations are required to meet all expenses viz., traveling allowance, daily allowance, contingent expenses, medical expenses, etc.for their candidates.
    • Courses at Sl. Nos. 21,24, 36-39are paid courses for all,including candidates nominated by the Govt. organizations.
    • Govt.-sponsored candidates must submit the Nomination Form from the Competent Authority of their parent organisation/institute at the time of submitting the online application. The template of the Nomination Form can be downloaded from https://admissions.iirs.gov.in.
    • Incase of NNRMS-ISROsponsored courses(S. No. 25to 34), Regular/Permanent faculty members (teachers) of UGC/AICTE approved universities & their affiliated colleges nominated by Vice Chancellor/ Principal/ Registrar/ Dean, and Regular/Permanent Faculty/Scientists/Engineers/Officers nominated by the competent authority of the Central/State Govt. organisations/institutions will be considered as NNRMS/ISRO-sponsored candidates. Such candidates will be eligible for payment of TA (2nd AC train fare) and nominal living expenses by IIRS as per the provision available under this programmeand as per rules.Further, such candidates must submit Nomination Form from the Competent Authority of their parent organisation/institute at the time of submitting the online application.The template of the Nomination Form can be downloaded from https://admissions.iirs.gov.in.All such candidates who have not submitted the Nomination Form from the Competent Authority of their parent organisation/institute or those who are not entitled for being considered as NNRMS/ISRO-sponsored candidates, will be treated as Self-Financed candidates.
  • Candidate should ensure his/her eligibility and then apply for the relevant course(s). Incomplete application (including non-payment of application fee, whereverapplicable) will be summarily rejected.
  • Course fee and other expenditure are likely to change as per IIRS and collaborating University’s/ Institute’s policy.
  • Payment of Fee:
    • Self-financed candidates, if selectedin courses mentioned at S.No. 1-20of thiscalendar, have to make an payment of Rs.10,000/-(subject to change) on or before the last date mentionedin the letter sent bythe Institute (IIRS)for confirmation of seat,failing which seats willbe offered to the wait-listed candidates; thisamountwill be adjusted in the course feelater.Remaining fee will have to be paid on or before the date specified by IIRS. Refund of fee will be governed by the fee refund policy of IIRS(available in website).
    • For courses at Sl.No. 21, 24, 36-39(Govt.-sponsored & self-financed candidates) andSl. No. 25-34 (for self-financed candidates), full fee has to be paid on or before the date specified by IIRS prior to the commencement of the course. Refund of fee will be governed by the fee refund policy of IIRS(available in website).
  • Boarding and lodging chargesinIIRS Hostel are currently Rs. 4,500/-to Rs. 6,000-per month(approx.). Local candidates will be considered for hostel accommodation,only if available.
  • Increase and decrease in number of seatsand age/qualificationrelaxation for candidates nominated by the govt. organizations will be at the discretion of the institute.In the event of number of applications being large, institute may adopt short-listing criteria based on academic record, relevant experience, etc. Government-sponsored candidateswill be given preferencefor admission.
  • If the date of course commencement falls on a holiday, course will start from next working day.
  • The medium of instructions in the courses is English.
To apply online, please visit https://admissions.iirs.gov.in. For any further details, please contact: Group Head, Programme Planning & Evaluation Group, Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, ISRO, 4 Kalidas Road, Dehradun-248001, Uttarakhand, India. Tel: +91-135-2524105, 2524106, Fax: +91-135-2741987,2748041; E-mail: admissions@iirs.gov.in. Kindly visit www.iirs.gov.in for other details. Correspondence will generally be done through e-mail. Therefore, all candidates are advised to regularly check their email and visit IIRS website frequently for regular updates.

NOTE: The Admission to any course will be cancelled if found to have secured admission through forged documents/ submitting false information.