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Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati

Remote Sensing and GIS

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati and NPTEL via Swayam


This course will introduce the students to the state-of-the-art concepts and practices of remote sensing and GIS. It starts with the fundamentals of remote sensing and GIS and subsequently advanced methods will be covered. This course is designed to give comprehensive understanding on the application of remote sensing and GIS in solving the research problems. Upon completion, the participants should be able to use remote sensing (Satellite images and Field data) and GIS in their future research work.INTENDED AUDIENCE : UG, PG and PhD StudentsPRE-REQUISITES : NilINDUSTRY SUPPORT : Esri, Rolta India, RMSI Private Limited, ArcGeosystems


Week 1 : Remote Sensing Data and Corrections Week 2 : Satellite Image Corrections Week 3 : Digital Image Processing-I Week 4 : Digital Image Processing-II Week 5 : Thermal and Microwave Week 6 : Imaging Spectroscopy-I Week 7 : Imaging Spectroscopy-II & GIS-I Week 8 : GIS-II and Application

Thanks to the support from MathWorks, enrolled students have access to MATLAB for the duration of the course.

Taught by

Prof. Rishikesh Bharti



4.2 rating, based on 4 Class Central reviews

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  • Anonymous
    it is the best technological course that I never had in my life, it helps people in different things for example its application in agricultural, military and other daily life needs
  • Anonymous
    I would like to learn Geo Information Science and Remote sensing application to deliverable

    all project
  • i would like to have best knowledge ,skill and attitude on this course which have to be implemented on practice on the real world
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    Sonia S. Grant
    This a great remote learning opportunity. Please contact the Turks and Caicos Island Ministry to see how you can partner them in adding this course to their curriculum.

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