QIP Short Term Course & Continuing Education Program On “Principles and Applications of GIS” January 7-12, 2019
Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi is organizing a Short Term Course on “Principles and Applications of GIS” from 07.01.2019 to 12.01.2019. The course is open to teachers, research scholars and delegates from government Dept./Corporations /Boards/ Industries.
Only limited seats are available in this course. Merit will be taken into consideration while selecting candidates. The application on the enclosed form signed by the candidate, should reach the coordinator latest by 30.11.2018. The
candidate will be informed of his selection in advance.
The major objective of this course is
• To provide an overview of the key concepts and principles of GIS
• To promote the use of open source GIS software like QGIS, GRASS etc.
• Teach the basic concepts and hands on experience on few applications of GIS, so that at the end of course, participants can further explore GIS themselves according to their needs
Quality Improvement Program Center
Department of Civil Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology,
Banaras Hindu University,
Varanasi-221005 (Uttar Pradesh)
Mobile: +918081903353, +918081765686;
Dr. Anurag Ohri
Dr. Medha Jha
Dr. Shishir Gaur