25th July 2018, Hyderabad: Prof. Y. Lakshman Kumar, Dean and Director, GITAM Hyderabad Business School and Sri D.V.V.S.R.Varma, Resident Director, GITAM Deemed to be University, Hyderabad have inaugurated the reception of live and interactive classes of 34th IIRS Outreach Programme on “Geospatial Technologies and Applications for Urban and Regional Areas” at GITAM Hyderabad on 25th July 2018.
Under this program, a series of distance learning courses related to Geospatial Technology is transmitted as live and interactive classroom sessions from Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (Dehradun) utilizing ISRO’s Educational Satellite (EDUSAT). These courses are offered free of cost to students, faculty and mid-career professionals at GITAM Hyderabad. About 75 participants, faculty members and Heads of the Departments took part in the inaugural session.
Hon’ble Pro Vice-Chancellor Prof. N.Siva Prasad and Prof. Ch. Sanjay, Principal, GITAM School of Technology Hyderabad have appreciated Dr. B. Malleswara Rao, Assistant Professor of Physics, for coordinating with ISRO officials for initiation of IIRS Outreach Programme at GITAM Hyderabad.