The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is planning to build Cartosat-3, a satellite capable to take images of the earth with a resolution of 0.25 metres, as TheHindu reported.
"Teaching the teachers":
University College Cork (UCC)
Second Class Honours, grade II or above, in a primary degree in a cognate area, e.g. Geography, Geology, Environmental Sciences, Computer Science, Physics, Maths, Engineering or a cognate discipline. Graduates with equivalent qualifications in related areas of science and technology can be considered for places following interview and/or assessment by the Director of the MSc in Applied Science (GIS & RS) Programme. English Language Requirements:
IELTS 6.5 or equivalent TOEFL
EU students admitted to this program pay a reduced annual tuition fee of €2,750; Non-EU Fees: €11,620
Registration deadline for EU students: 01.08,
Registration deadline for International students: 14.07
The aim of this programme is to provide training in the developing technologies that enable the acquisition, analysis and dissemination of spatial data.
Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), School of Engineering and Technology, School of Environment
ADPC , NOAA, ITC, ICUS, ITTI, CRC, JAXA, TSF, DPRI
Engineering, architecture, natural and social sciences, management background; professionals with work experience prioritized
Bath 502.000/ 188.000/ 1.296.000
Limited number of scholarships and fellowships available
An internship of 12 weeks at national, regional or international organizations such as ADPC, GIC, UNDP,UNEP, or ITC (The Netherlands) will be arranged for students in the Professional Master’s Degree Program
The academic training opportunity covers the following topics: Natural Disasters, forecasts and early warning systems development, investment of RS/ GIS and energy technologies for disaster managem
ITC Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente
Over the past decade, the fields of earth observation and geo-information science have gradually moved away from the traditional mapping or “inventory” type of science to focus
Faculty of Geo-Information
Science and Earth Observation
of the University of Twente
The task of managing land use and the Earth’s resources is becoming increasingly important owing to the rising world population and economic growth.
Centre for Space Science and Technology
Education in Asia and the Pacific (CSSTEAP)
Affiliated to the United Nations
The prospective participants should be from the Asia-Pacific region, and should be Post Graduates in Science or Graduates in Engineering in a relevant discipline with about 5 years experience in using space technology applications.
The Objective of this training event is
Following the success of last year’s first ever App Camp organised by ESA, 20 app developers from all over Europe will be invited once again to ESA’s ESRIN centre in Frascati, Italy, on
DigitalGlobe, Inc. (NYSE: DGI) ("DigitalGlobe") and GeoEye, Inc.
Center for Earth Observation and Digital Earth, Chinese Academy of Sciences
The theme of the 2013 symposium will be "Earth Observation and Global Environmental Change - 50 Years of Remote Sensing: Progress and Prospects".
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