The short term course is intended to introduce the following themes:
– To spread the importance of GIS in Civil Engineering
– To promote the use of open source GIS softwares
– Teach the basic concepts and hands on experience on few applications so that at the end of course, participants reach such alevel that they can further explore themselves according to theirneeds.
Officers, Engineers and Scientists working in Water Resources Engineering, Urban/town planning, Municipal agencies, Consulting companies, NGO’s as well as self-employed practitioners engaged in spatial analysis of our surrounding environment would benefit from the proposed program. As participants are expected from all over India, this course would provide an excellent opportunity for the participants to interact with one another and discuss problems and solutions of mutual interest.