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Academic Training Opportunity

International Training Course on Small Satellite Missions

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Dehradun
Basic Information
Venue: 
Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS), Dehradun
Venue Country: 
India
Event Organisers: 

Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in Asia and the Pacific (CSSTEAP)

Co-organisers: 

Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS) ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Training Target Audience: 
The course is aimed for decision makers, senior space technologists, managers, researchers and professionals in the fields of space technology. Others that will find the course very useful include academic institutions, space agencies, and institutions responsible for regional capacity building in the use of space based technology.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

Proficiency in written and spoken English is most essential.

Training Tuition: 
300.00 USD
Tuition Remarks: 

The candidates are expected to make their own arrangements for all expenses.

In small satellites, payloads with a mass of just a few kilograms, are able to perform measurements that were done with tens of kilograms a few years ago.

latitude: 
30.3165
longitude: 
78.0322

Ph.D in Disaster Management

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Basic Information
Venue Country: 
Japan
Event Organisers: 

National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies

Co-organisers: 

International Centre for Water Hazard and Risk Management (ICHARM) Research Assistantship, Public Works Research Institute, Chulalongkorn University

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Training Target Audience: 
The program examines and selects candidates who: – have motivation and capabilities for doctoral level work, and – will train experts in the field of water-related risk management after completion of this program. To be eligible for admission to the program, an applicant must have research or practical experiences more than one year in the field of water-related risk management in organizations including universities, or have written Master’s thesis related to water-related risk management.
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

English Language Requirements:
TOEFL score: iBT 79 (PBT 550) / IELTS score: 6.0
or official documents that certify applicant’s undergraduate/graduate education was conducted in English.

Tuition Remarks: 

Scholarship under the JICA AUN/SEED-Net
Age Limit: Under 35 years of age as of October 1, 2013.
Eligible Countries: Applicants must be from AUN/SEED-Net Member Institutions of Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam.

The broad aim of the program is to nurture professionals who can train researchers and take leadership in planning and implementation of national and international strategies and policies in the fi

latitude: 
35.6895
longitude: 
139.692

Master of Disaster Management

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Basic Information
Venue Country: 
European Union
Event Organisers: 

Copenhagen university

Co-organisers: 

Lund university

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Training Target Audience: 
The program is directed at a wide group of people working within areas related to disaster management both nationally and internationally
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

A relevant bachelor's or professional bachelor's degree and 2 years of relevant professional experience

Tuition Remarks: 

DKK 112,500 or DKK 150,000

The curriculum, with a research-based framework for Disaster Management, combines professional and hands-on skills with a multidisciplinary academic understanding.

latitude: 
55.6761
longitude: 
12.5683

Master of Risk, Crisis and Disaster Management

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Basic Information
Venue Country: 
United Kingdom
Event Organisers: 

University of Leicester

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

A first- or second-class honours degree or an acceptable equivalent professional qualification. Special consideration is given to applications from people with relevant work experience and knowledge.

Tuition Remarks: 

Home/EU: £8,445
International: £9,725
Discounted fee for students studying in eligible countries: £7,350

Additional Information: 

Master program is offered in March and September each year.
Duration of the degree is two years by distance learning, plus 3 optional study events.

This programme provides anyone with a vocational or academic interest in risk, crisis and disaster management with an exceptional opportunity to develop in-depth knowledge and understanding across

latitude: 
52.6369
longitude: 
-1.13976

Master of Geographical Information Systems & Remote Sensing

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Basic Information
Venue Country: 
European Union
Event Organisers: 

University College Cork (UCC)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

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

Tuition Remarks: 

EU students admitted to this program pay a reduced annual tuition fee of €2,750; Non-EU Fees: €11,620

Additional Information: 

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.

latitude: 
51.8969
longitude: 
-8.48632

Training: Disaster Management

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Nairobi
Basic Information
Date: 
01/05/2013
Venue: 
International Center for Emergency Preparedness Training (INTERCEPT)
Venue Country: 
Kenya
Event Organisers: 

International Center for Emergency Preparedness Training (INTERCEPT)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Is a certificate Issued?: 
No certificate issued or not known
Training Requirements: 

Participants have to be graduates in any discipline

Training Tuition: 
1,650.00 USD

Overview

latitude: 
-1.29207
longitude: 
36.8219

Degrees in Remote Sensing and Geographic Information System

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
Basic Information
Date: 
01/08/2013
Venue Country: 
Thailand
Event Organisers: 

Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), School of Engineering and Technology, School of Environment

Co-organisers: 

ADPC , NOAA, ITC, ICUS, ITTI, CRC, JAXA, TSF, DPRI

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

Engineering, architecture, natural and social sciences, management background; professionals with work experience prioritized

Tuition Remarks: 

Bath 502.000/ 188.000/ 1.296.000
Limited number of scholarships and fellowships available

Additional Information: 

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

Asian Institute of Technology

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

latitude: 
14.0034
longitude: 
100.665

Digital Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, GIS Operation, Cartography and GeoVisualisation

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Tue, 09/07/2013
Venue City: 
Dar es Salaam
Basic Information
Date: 
23/09/2013 - 22/06/2014
Venue: 
Ardhi University, Dar es Salaam
Venue Country: 
Tanzania
Event Organisers: 

ITC (Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente) and ARU (Ardhi University, Dar es Salaam)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Training Target Audience: 
The nine-month ITC/ARU diploma course is designed for professionals at technologist level in geo-information production organisations whose prime concern it is to execute the daily operational tasks related to the analysis, processing and dissemination of geographic data (including the coordination of digital production processes, implementation of work procedures and the supervision of groups of operators).
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Tuition: 
4,635.00 EUR

The task of managing land use and

latitude: 
-6.76631
longitude: 
39.2141

GIS Operations, Cartography and Visualization

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Mon, 08/07/2013
Venue City: 
Accra
Basic Information
Date: 
23/09/2013 - 22/06/2014
Venue: 
Ghana School of Surveying and Mapping (GSSM)
Venue Country: 
Ghana
Event Organisers: 

ITC (Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation of the University of Twente ) and Ghana School of Surveying and Mapping (GSSM)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Training Target Audience: 
The nine-month ITC/GSSM diploma course is designed for professionals at technologist level in geo-information production organisations whose prime concern it is to execute the daily operational tasks related to the analysis, processing and dissemination of geographic data (including the coordination of digital production processes, implementation of work procedures and the supervision of groups of operators).
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

Academic level and background
Applicants for the Diploma course in Geoinfomatics should have completed their secondary education in a discipline related to the course specialisation and have at least three years of relevant practical experience.

Training Tuition: 
4,635.00 EUR

The task of managing land use and the Earth’s resources is becoming increasingly important owing to the rising world population and economic growth.

latitude: 
5.55572
longitude: 
-0.196306

Ninth Post Graduate Course on Satellite Communications (SATCOM)

Time and Duration
Registration Deadline: 
Thu, 28/02/2013
Venue City: 
Ahmedabad
Basic Information
Date: 
01/08/2013 - 30/04/2014
Venue: 
Space Applications Centre, Indian Space Research Organisation, Department of Space (Government of India)
Venue Country: 
India
Event Organisers: 

Centre for Space Science and Technology Education in Asia and the Pacific (CSSTEAP)

Language of event: 
English
Training Details
Training Event Type: 
Academic Training Opportunity
Is a certificate Issued?: 
Certificate issued
Training Requirements: 

Bachelor's Degree in Electronics/ Telecommunications/ Electrical Engineering or Master's degree in Science (Physics, Electronics) or equivalent with at least 5 years of experience in teaching/research or professional experience in the field of Communication Engineering and/or related. The candidates should be sponsored by the Organisation in which disciplines they are working.

Training Tuition: 
6,000.00 USD
Tuition Remarks: 

No course fee for selected participants from the Asia Pacific region, thanks to contributions from the Government of India.

The educational programme of the Centre is oriented towards the dissemination of knowledge in relevant aspects of space science and technology.

latitude: 
23.8539
longitude: 
91.2809