The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has announced a free online course for students above 10 years of age. The course is aimed at educating students about various aspects of space science and technology. It is named “Overview of Space Science and Technology”. The free online course is available for both Indian and foreign students and is being conducted by the Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS) as part of the Massive Open Online Course (MOOC).
Start to end date- June 6, 2022, till July 5, 2022.
Total time- 10-hour course
Students will be able to view the online videos in English. The course can be watched multiple times and a quiz will be conducted once the student has watched the videos. The online course will be conducted by important space scientists from the country.
Who can apply
The online course from ISRO is available for both Indian and foreign students above the age of 10 years.
How to apply
To apply for the online course, students need to visit the IIRS website and register themselves. The students will then receive credentials on their email, allowing them to attend the sessions.
Here is the direct link to their website:
Students who have a 70% attendance and have scored a minimum of 60% in the quiz will be eligible to get a certificate from IIRS ISRO.