IIRS Departments

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The Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS), a Unit of Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Government of India is striving continuously for the capacity building in the field of Remote Sensing (RS), Geographical Information System (GIS) and their applications through training, education and research. IIRS is playing a key role since five decades of its establishment in the country and Asian region in capacity building of various target groups, ranging from fresh graduates, engineers and postgraduate students to policy makers. The institute also hosts and conducts the training and educational programmes on RS & GIS offered by the Centre for Space Science & Technology Education in Asia and the Pacific (CSSTEAP), affiliated to the United Nations. As an integral part of capacity building, the institute undertakes applied research in Remote Sensing & Geoinformation science, technology and applications, and also participates in various research programmes of ISRO. Currently seven (07) applications departments and three (03) technological departments are organized in three major groups in the institute:

In addition to above, the institute is also supported by following engineering and administrative sections:

Construction and Maintenance Division (CMD)

  1. Construction & Maintenance Division
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