ISRO offering a 10-Day free online course on Geospatial Python

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ISRO Indian Institute of Remote Sensing is hoisting a 10-day free online course. The "Geodata Processing Using Python" course will run from January 16th to the 27th, 2023, and enrollment is on a first-come, first-served basis. The Government of India's Department of Space (Indian Space Research Organisation) is funding this initiative.

Agenda:

  • An in-depth look at the components of a GIS and the many forms of spatial information.

  • Outline of the Python language.

  • Anaconda and the Jupyter notebook are presented.

  • Analysis, resampling, and processing of raster data.

  • Computing with and analyzing vector data.

  • Online mapping and mapping data.

  • Knowledge of GDAL and other open-source geospatial data processing libraries.

Where to apply: https://elearning.iirs.gov.in/edusatregistration/student

Who can apply:

  • Final year undergraduate or postgraduate students.

  • The technical or scientific staff of central or state government.

  • Faculty or researchers from universities or institutions.

  • Users receiving programs under CEC-UGC or CIET networks can also participate.

On Completion:

Participants who meet the attendance and performance requirements (minimum 40% on the online test) will also be eligible to acquire an ISRO completion certificate. Students and professionals from any discipline are welcome to enroll, but they must already have a foundational understanding of remote sensing,