The course is dedicated to researchers, MSc level (or close to completion) students, PhD students, and young professionals from Bulgaria, Slovenia, Latvia, Lithuania and Slovakia (PECS/Plan for European Cooperating States) that use EO technology within their daily work and would like to improve their knowledge of radar remote sensing.

Research scientists and students from all other countries are also welcome to apply and participate in the course subject to space availability.

Participation is limited to a maximum of 35 students and subject to a selection process.

Minimum requirements

Minimum requirements for participants to register for the courses:

  • To have the basis of Remote Sensing (RS) and/or Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
  • To have a good level of English, at least B1 ranked by European language levels
  • To have a good level of computer skills

The Course is open to researchers, MSc (or close to completion) students, PhD level students, young professionals.


Application should consist of:

  • CV including information about your nationality, date of birth, academic background, work experience, language skills, university/faculty or institute details
  • A motivation letter explaining the reason of your interest to attend the course

Students willing to participate have to submit their application before the deadline, using the following e-mail address:


The official language of the course is English. Participants should have a good level of English, in order to be able to follow the course.


No participation fees will be charged for the training but participants are expected to cover their own travel and accommodation expenses (financial support is not available). Course materials, tea and coffee breaks will be provided by the organisers.