To undertake, promote, guide, coordinate and aid research and development in the field of remote sensing and satellite communications.

To carry out surveys for monitoring and assessment of the entire gamut of natural resources sectors using space technology.

To carry out spatial temporal surveys to monitor changing land use patterns, environmental changes, irrigation systems, forest resource and crop disease surveillance using space technology.

To develop efficient data acquisition and retrieval system and to act as repository of various natural resources data of the state.

To act as a nodal organization in the state, advising the user agencies and disseminate the remote sensing technology at operational levels.

To provide research and development support to the teaching and research organizations of the state in specified areas of remote sensing technology.

To carry out field investigations connected with the activities of space technology and to carry out research for translation of field and laboratory based data in to spatial scale.

To organize training, lectures, seminars and symposia for advanced study and Research in space technology and its applications.

To cooperate and collaborate with other national and overseas institutions for research in space technology and its applications.

To periodically publish the results of remote sensing and GIS based investigation carried out by the centre.

Latest Updates

Walk in interview on 19/07/2017 for recruitment of Senior Project Fellow under project on contract basis-Advertisement- 04/2017

Walk in interview on 19/07/2017 for recruitment of Junior Project Fellow under project on contract basis-Advertisement- 04/2017

Walk in interview on 24/06/2017 for recruitment of Web Developer, Technical Manpower & Field Assistant under various project’s on contract basis-Advertisement- 03/2017


Block Level Workshop under 'Empowering Panchayti Raj Institutions Spatially (EPRIS)' Project (April 10-14, 2017)

Walk in interview on 17/03/2017 for recruitment of JRF, SPF/JPF & Field Assistant under various project's on contract basis-Advertisement- 01/2017

First PSC meeting under 'Survey and Mapping of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (MAPs) and other RET/NTFPs from alpine regions of Uttarakhand and Developing Uttarakhand - Alpine Information System (UK-AIS)' (February 09, 2017)

Launching of Calendar 2017 developed as a promotional material under Kailash Sacred Landscape Conservation and Development Initiative (KSLCDI), at Technical Division of USAC. (December 23, 2016)

Tender for the up-gradation of “ERDAS/LPS/Geomedia Software” and “ESRI’s Arc GIS Arc Info Software”(Advertisement No.- U-SAC/Software Up-gradation//260) - Dated 22 December 2016

Inauguration of E-Kotdwar (City Information System) : One Day Workshop on 'Utilization of Remote Sensing, GIS & ICT in modern time: in perspective of Uttarakhand' at Kotdwar on 30 November 2016