Courses in Geoinformatics

CED offers managerial and career courses in GIS and Remote Sensing for national as well as International candidates. The courses are conducted at Thiruvananthapuram, Hyderabad and Bhubaneswar. The courses are more utility management oriented and includes the powerful combination of GIS, Remote Sensing and GPS. It covers the basics of GIS, Remote Sensing and GPS, advanced analytical and data management capabilities of GIS etc.

I. One Month (Full-time) Advanced Certificate Course in Geoinformatics (G1)
  • For Post Graduates/Graduates/Diploma holders
  • 26 working Days – 10 am to 5 pm
  • Theory, Practical and Project work
  • Course fee: Rs. 10,000/- For Indian candidates/US$ 500/- For Foreign candidates (+ GST @18%)
  • Advance Fee Payable at the time of Registration: Rs 3,000/-
II. Flexible Advanced Certificate Course in Geoinformatics at (G2)- At Thiruvananthapuram Centre only
  • For practicing professionals in GIS applicable fields
  • 15 working days of Class Room Training at CED Head Quarters culminating with final exams (Theory and Practical )
  • 60 working days (maximum), course project  and project report under the direction of CED faculty at trainees place of work
  • Final presentation of project report at CED or  through video conferencing  -  mandatory for issue of Grade Card and Certificate
  • Course fee: Rs. 10,000/-(+ GST @18%)
III. Two Months (Part-time) Advanced Certificate Course in Geoinformatics (G3)- At Thiruvananthapuram Centre only
  • For Post Graduates/Graduates/Diploma holders
  • 52 working Days – Morning 7.30am to 9.30am/ Evening 5.30pm to 7.30pm
  • Theory, Practical and Project work
  • Course fee: Rs. 10,000/- For Indian candidates/US$ 500/- For Foreign candidates (+ GST @18%)
 IV.  Twelve Days Orientation to Geoinformatics (G4)-At Thiruvananthapuram Centre only
  • For Post graduate Students/ Engaged in Project Work
  • 12 working days – 10 am to 5 pm
  • Theory, Practical and Demo Project
  • Course fee: Rs. 5,000/- For Indian candidates/US$ 250/- For Foreign candidates (+ GST @18%)
V.  Six Days Introduction to Geoinformatics (G5) -At Thiruvananthapuram Centre only 
  • For Graduate/Post graduate Students/Teachers/Senior level  Officers– conducted on specific request
  • 6 working days – 10 am to 5 pm
  • Theory and Practical
  • Course fee: Rs. 3,000/- For Indian candidates/US$ 150/- For Foreign candidates (+ GST @18%)

Course Venues

  1. CED Head Quarters, Vattiyoorkavu, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala – All Courses 
  2. CED Regional Centre, Yeturu Towers, A C Guards, Hyderabad, Andra Pradesh - G1 Course Only
  3. CED Eastern Regional Centre, Trisulia, Cuttack (Dist), Odisha -- G1 Course Only


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  • Environmental Studies (Pollution studies, waste management etc.)
  • Spatial Planning (Urban planning, architecture, transportation, electricity, water supply, hydrology, utility management etc.)
  • Coastal and Marine Studies (Fisheries, marine geology, oceanography etc.)
  • Business Management
Commencement of Next Batch

G1 & G2 Courses at  Thiruvananthapuram:

Batch No.                 Start Date                                          End Date

139                         5th February 2018                                    9th  March  2018 (G1 Course)

140                        21st March 2018                                    21st April  2018 (G1 Course)

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  • All other Course: Registration Open..

How to Join

Send the duly filled registration form along with Demand Draft for Rs. 3,000/- as registration fee (Only for G1 and G2 courses) to the concerned offices.  You can also pay the Fee through money transfer to the Current Ac. No. 22040200000230 of Centre for Environment and Development at Federal Bank Vattiyoorkavu  Branch, IFS code: FDRL0002204  For all other courses send a mail to or contact the course coordinator over telephone.

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Contact Details 

  • Thiruvananthapuram: 0471 – 2369720 / 2369721,
  • Hyderabad: 040 – 23314341,
  • Odisha: 0671 – 2120022,

There is no better GIS training program in the Country