ISRO offers free online course with certificate on Global Navigation Satellite System
JThe Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is offering a free online course on Global Navigation Satellite System for interested students and professionals. The course is conducted by its center – Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS).
The course is offered through the IIRS-ISRO e-class platform.
Things to know:
- The course is open to graduate and postgraduate students of any year.
- The course is also open to technical or scientific personnel from central or state government, professors or researchers from universities and institutions.
- The courses will take place over 12 days from February 21 to March 4.
- Live classes will take place from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on weekdays (Monday to Friday).
- Candidates will receive a certificate after passing an exam after completing the course.
- Course study materials include lecture slides, video-recorded lectures, open-source software, and demonstration materials on the e-class platform.
- Course participants will be able to access study materials on the e-class platform.
- The certificate will be issued within 2-3 weeks of the online exam.
- The course can be registered either by individuals or through the nodal institute.
- Interested organizations, universities, departments or institutes must identify a coordinator from their side who will register online at their institute as a nodal center on the IIRS website.
- The coordinator will approve course participants.
How to register?
- Register for the course via official site.
- Once the application has been successfully submitted, you will receive a registration number by mail.
- Activate your account by clicking on the link provided in the email.
- Once the account has been activated and the email has been verified, your application will be available for the selection process with the coordinator/director of the institute/course.
- All approved participants will receive an approval email with their login credentials to the IIRS E-CLASS platform and exam portal.
For more information, read the official guidelines.