Ninth Post Graduate Course on Satellite Communications (SATCOM)

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

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

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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. The initial emphasis of the Centre is to concentrate on in-depth education, research & applications programmes, and linkages to the global programmes/databases, execution of pilot projects, continuing education and awareness and appraisal programmes. Scholars and professionals, who contribute to the educational programme are renowned experts in their respective fields from both within and outside the region.


The details of the educational modules have been finalised based on the curriculum developed under the auspices of the UN Office for Outer Space Affairs and the guidelines emerging from the meetings held for Education Curriculum development for the Centre at Granada, Spain in February/March 1995. these curricula are reviewed by an international Advisory Committee (Under CSSTEAP) from time to time. An Experts Committee, constututed by UN/UNOOSA met at Frascati, Italy in September 2001, reviewed te curricula and suggested modifications to suit the demands of the Centres.