ISRO Launched 12 Days Free Python Course with Certificate for Students – Apply before 10th Jan 2022
Hey Students! Good News for you all. Overview of Geo-processing using Python is a 12 days free certification course conducted by IIRS, ISRO. The course constitutes lecture slides, video-recorded lectures, open source software & handouts of demonstrations, etc for you all.
About the Course :
Today large amount of satellite imagery and geospatial data collected from different sources is available at free of cost. Satellite imagery combined with power of Geographic information System can be a great tool for supporting environmental management, disasters, global climate
change, natural resources, wildlife, land cover and many other applications. Processing this vast amount of data in time and space efficient manner and deriving useful information and
knowledge from data is one of the most challenging aspect of geospatial technology.We invite you to attend this training program on Geoprocessing and visualization on web platforms. The course is scheduled from January 17-28, 2022.
Overview of GIS and different geospatial data types
Overview to Python programming using
Introduction anaconda and Jupyter notebook
Raster data processing, resampling and analysis
Vector data processing and analysis
Geo-spatial data visualization on web
Familiarization to various open source geospatial data
processing libraries e.g. GDAL, Geopandas etc.
Target Participants :
The candidates who want to participate in the course should be a student of final year undergraduate course or postgraduate course (any year).Technical/Scientific Staff of Central/State Government/Faculty/researchers at university/institutions are also eligible to apply for this course. Applications of participants have to be duly sponsored by university/institute and forwarded through coordinators from respective centres. Users receiving programmes under CEC-UGC/ CIET networks can also participate. Institutions on high speed National Knowledge Network (NKN).
Course Fee :
There is no course fee for attending this programme.
Familiarisation with Basics of Remote Sensing and GIS
Basic knowledge of computer programming preferably in python
Working Professionals and Students: Based on 70% attendance and 40% in the online examination