• Two weeks Customised Training Programme on “RISAT-1A (EOS-04) Satellite Data & Its Applications”

  • 13-Feb-2023 to 24-Feb-2023

  • Residential at NRSC, Hyderabad (exclusively for Officers of Ministry of Jal Shakti)

  • National

  • Training

  • Remote Sensing and GIS

  • NRSC


The objective of the course is to introduce principles of microwave remote sensing and applications in water resources management. Course also aims to develop the skill of using RS & GIS software in water resources sector.


The training programme provides overview on principles of microwave Remote Sensing, RISAT-1A data and specifications, RISAT-1A data downloading and pre-processing including hands-on exercises. The topics covered include water bodies extraction, inventory & monitoring of glacial lakes, crop area mapping, near real-time flood mapping morphological studies and advanced applications using RISAT-1A data with practical exercises, Introduction to Bhuvan geoportal and future IRS missions and applications in water sector.

Reference Material