Objective

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

E-tender for the Annual Maintenance to SDI Geoportal and support services for Uttarakhand Spatial Data Infrastructure(Advertisement No.- 10/2019)

USAC Celeberating 150th Gandhi Jayanti on 2nd October 2019

Walk in interview on 11/10/2019 for recruitment of JPF on contract basis under project "Mainstreaming landscape approach for biodiversity conservation improved livelihood & ecosystem health in Indian part of Kailash Sacred Landscape"

Walk in interview on 11/10/2019 for recruitment of SPF/JPF on contract basis under project "Geospatial approach for suitable sites identification for conservation of some species of medicinal and aromatic plants". Detail-Advertisement No. – 08/2019

USAC organised a Two Day In-house Capacity Building Training Program on Advanced Geospatial Techniques from 23-24 September 2019

One Day Training Workshop on 'Utilization of Geospatial Technology in Agriculture and Horticulture Sectors' for officials of Agriculture Department at USAC, Technical Division on 21st September 2019

One Day Capacity Building Program on 'Application of Remote Sensing & GIS in Disaster Management' at Govt. Degree College, Nainidanda, Pauri Garhwal on 31st August 2019

Date Extended to 18/09/2019 of Walk in interview for recruitment of Senior project Fellow under project on contract basis: Advertisement No. – 06/2019

Book Release Ceremony organised by U-SAC at Raj Bhavan Uttarakhand on 17 July 2019

One Day Workshop on 'Use of Geospatial Technology in Natural Resources and Disaster Management' at Ramnagar (Nainital) on 8th May 2019