Indian Institute of Remote Sensing


Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS) was established at Dehradun in collaboration with the government of Netherland. It is under National Remote Sensing Agency, Department of Space, Govt. of India. It is one of the premier Training and Educational Institute set up for developing trained professionals in the field of Remote Sensing, Geoinformatics and GPS Technology for Natural Resources and Disaster Management. The main area of the function of the Institute is capacity building through technology transfer among user community, education at post graduation level in the application of Remote Sensing and Geoinformatics for Natural Resource Management and promote Research in Remote Sensing and Geoinformatics.