Learn GIS with GRED

We Are Here to Map For the Humanity​

About 

GREd FOUNDATION

Our mission is to make GIS education and research applications accessible and affordable to the global community.  We conduct research projects partnering with the government and civil society organizations, with a key emphasis on the geographical issues of Northeast India.

Recognized Globally as a highly respected organization in the geospatial community. It is known for its high-quality training, innovative research, and commitment to social impact, playing a leading role in advancing geospatial education, research, and innovation.

GREd Foundation is a valuable asset to the geospatial community and to the Northeast India region.
To promote education, skill development, personalized educational growth along with updated GIS Technologies.

Vision : To carry forward the teachings and learnings of geography to the real dimension, craved a path to this venture of contributing the geospatial skillset for the better world. 

Mission : To make the study of geospatial easily reachable to the maximum and their ideas could connect to the local ground for future wellbeing

Maddu Kunal Rao

Founder, CEO

Geospatial World 50 Rising Star,2023

Founder’s Message

Our Foundation addresses the geospatial industry’s need for a trained workforce in India and with the liberalized guidelines for acquiring geospatial data, we are poised to nurture spatial thinking and work in collaboration with the current industry standards.”

We Are Here For You

Our Energetic Core of Mapping

Pawan Muddu

Expert Global Lead Mapper

Joydeep Ghosh

Classic Cartographer

Chiranjeeb Konwar

Dynamic Visualizer

We are Specialized in Mapping & training

FALL IN LOVE WITH OUR FEATURES

Following Skills

GIS skill is important because it helps us to understand the world around us better. By using GIS to visualize and analyze geographic data, we can identify patterns and trends that we would not be able to see otherwise. This information can be used to solve problems and make better decisions.

PLACEMENTS 90%
NEED TO REACH OUT MORE ENGAGEMENTS IN GIS 70%
FIELD EXPERTISE 80%
DEVELOPMENT 85%

25 YEARS EXPERIENCE

Our Activity so far

We aim to foster individuals to understand the significance of life-skills in-today’s fast faced employment ecosystem.

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Geospatial Training & Certification

We help you to develop your GIS skills and knowledge through training and mentoring. We offer a variety of training courses on GIS software and applications, as well as one-on-one mentoring to help you with your research project.
Our flagship programs, 6 month & One year courses covers all the aspects of GIS and remote sensing from the basics to advanced techniques with a plethora of different software.

Industrial Training

With experienced professionals who are passionate about teaching, we offer a veriety of teaching methods namely hands-on labs, live projects; you gain the experience to solve real-world problems.

Research Activity

We can help you with all aspects of your GIS-based research project, from developing your research question to collecting and analyzing your data to visualizing and communicating your results. We have a team of experienced GIS professionals who are experts in a wide range of GIS software programs and applications.

Our Students Alliance

From Margherita in Upper Assam to Nalbari in Lower Assam; From East Khasi Hills to West Garo Hills. From South India to South African countries, from Singapore to South Korea to South America Countries. From UK to USA and many more still counting......

Our Core Working Areas

OSM Community Mapping

 OSM India, Geospatial Research and Education Foundation (GREd Foundation), and the The Open Mapping Hub – Asia Pacific have united to map building footprints across 18 major administrative and sub-administrative districts.

👉🏻 This vital data will play a pivotal role in Flood Mitigation efforts, providing a much-needed shield for a state that faces torrential rainfall during monsoons. Our collective mapping efforts can make a significant impact on the lives of millions of people in Assam!

Sustainable Development Goal

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)
were set with a target to protect our planet, end poverty, fight injustice & inequality and climate action. GRED through its actions such as ensuring Quality Education, promoting sustainable livelihood, education, decent work and economic growth, industry, innovation and infrastructure.

More importantly contributing significantly towards achieving the SDGs. Through our work we have targeted 4th SDG directly. As the 8th, 9th SDGs are integrated, through our action we contribute towards all the SDGs.

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TESTIMONIALS

What we deliver is reflected back by these valuable feedbacks

 GREd Foundation is suitable for all those who are new to GIS and remote sensing as well as more experienced geographers who wish to transition to GIS. Coming from a marine science research background, I really enjoyed using a variety of geospatial applications including terrain analysis and OSM humanitarian mapping. 

Siddhi Joshi Marine Biogeoscientist & Human Rights Law Specialist with Ph.D LL.M MSc BSc (Hons) UCert Dip, London, UK

    It was a great experience in GREd Institute, I've learnt so many new things regarding GIS and Remote Sensing from both open source and license-based software. I had a great time here while learning, the teacher and the facility members are friendly, the best thing is that we had fun while learning.

    Carefully Lyngdoh Basin Development Authority, Govt.of Meghalaya

      Very happy to have the online certificate course on open source mapping from GRED foundation. Well design syllabus with highly skilled teachers. Outstanding experience in handling open source softwares. Thank you so much for everything and to make this course perfect, easy and more interesting. Really enjoyed it a lot.

      Anup kumar Bhattacharjee Field Officer @ DDMA Govt. Of Assam

        I did an internship with GREd Foundation and I must say the experience was really enriching. Faculties are awesome, if you want to gain knowledge on geospatial domain, I would recommend it. They even offer crash courses and workshop every month, which is very worthy.

        Puspa Sarma Data Analyst @GeospatialWorld, Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India

          Frequently Asked Questions

          Geospatial skill is the ability to collect, analyze, and visualize geographic data. It is a rapidly growing field with applications in a wide range of industries, including government, planning, engineering, environmental science, and business.

          There are many different types of geospatial skills, but some of the most common include:

          • GIS (geographic information system) skills: GIS is a software platform that allows users to collect, analyze, and visualize geographic data. GIS skills are in high demand in many different industries.
          • Remote sensing skills: Remote sensing is the process of collecting data about the Earth from a distance, such as using satellites or airplanes. Remote sensing skills are used in a variety of applications, such as monitoring deforestation, tracking wildlife, and mapping natural disasters.
          • Cartography skills: Cartography is the creation of maps and charts. Cartographers use their skills to create visually appealing and informative maps that communicate geographic information.
          • Spatial analysis skills: Spatial analysis is the process of using geographic data to identify patterns and relationships. Spatial analysis skills are used in a variety of applications, such as site selection, risk assessment, and marketing.

          There are many different ways to develop your geospatial skills. One option is to pursue a formal education in geospatial science or technology. GRED Foundation provides you with both the skill and learning opportunity in the geospatial domain.

          You can also develop your geospatial skills by gaining hands-on experience. There are many different ways to do this, such as volunteering on various mapping activities for various geospatial organization.

          The job prospects for people with geospatial skills are very good. The demand for geospatial professionals is growing rapidly, and there is a shortage of qualified workers in this field.

          Geospatial professionals can find jobs in a variety of industries, including government, planning, engineering, environmental science, and business. Some common job titles for geospatial professionals include:

          • GIS analyst
          • Remote sensing analyst
          • Cartographer
          • Spatial analyst
          • Geographer
          • Geospatial data scientist

          he average salary for geospatial professionals varies depending on the industry, experience level, and location. However, geospatial professionals generally earn very good salaries.

          According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual salary for geospatial professionals in 2021 was $72,000. The top 10% of earners made more than $120,000.

          There are many different ways to find a job as a geospatial professional. You can search for jobs online, attend job fairs, or network with people in the field.

          Here are some tips for finding a job as a geospatial professional:

          • Create a strong online presence. Create a professional website or blog, and be active on social media.
          • Network with people in the field. Attend industry events and join online forums.
          • Tailor your resume and cover letter to each job you apply for. Highlight your relevant skills and experience.
          • Be prepared to answer common geospatial interview questions.