About MGRTCS

Modern Government Research & Training Centre for Survey(MGRTCS)

According to the Order 2016/12 of Revenue (Ordinary) propagated on 3/4/2012, the order for starting a Modern Survey Course in Survey and Land Records department is sanctioned. Based on that, Revenue (E) Department’s Government Order (MS)No: 307/14/Revenue dated 17/7/2014 declares that Modern Survey Institute under Survey and Land Records Department can be registered and administered based on Thiru-Kochi Charitable Societies Act, based on this Order, Modern Government Research & Training Centre for Survey(MGRTCS) is registered in Thiruvananthapuram District Registration office, Reg. No: Tvm/TC/1024/2014 on 18/8/2014.

 

From 5/11/2014 Modern Government Research & Training Centre for Survey started functioning. For the BFO/SFO officers of Forest and Wildlife Conservation Department, Modern Higher Survey Course on the subjects, Chain Survey, Higher Survey and Modern Survey were conducted. Coaching for three batches were already finished. First batch had 29 candidates, second 31 and third 29 candidates. Fourth batch 31 candidates. Coaching for fifth batch with 30 candidates is going on. Training for other department officers is also on discussion. Officers of Survey department are also receiving training from here.

 

In addition to it, MGRTCS gives 2 months Modern Survey Course Training to private students. Currently 97 students from 4 batches are having training in Modern Survey. 5th batch is on discussion. Officers from various offices of Survey &Land Records department work in MGRTCS provides their service in MGRTCS based on work rearrangement.The details of those officers are as follows.

Name of post Designation Present Required
Principal 1   Deputy Director  1
Administrative Officer 1   Technical Assistant 1
Course Co-Ordinator 1 (Head Surveyor/Head Draftsman) 1
Manager 1 (Head Draftsman) 1
Office Clerk 1 (First Grade Draftsman) ) 1
Faculty 6 (First Grade Surveyor/ First Grade Draftsman) 1
Chainman 1 1

 

The training by Modern Survey under Survey department is functioning in Ambalamukku, Peroorkada at Thiruvananthapuram. Subjects for the course are levelling, Theodolite Survey, Contouring, , GPS Survey, Total Station Survey and Mapping software. 50 working days is its duration with 30 candidates of Rs. 15,000/- per head as fee. Officers of other departments can also pay fee and join the course. The Syllabus can be modified according to request.