30 hrs of Astronomy: Certificate Course for Astronomy Enthusiasts !
Course Coordinator: Swapnil Jawkar
This course is aimed at astronomy enthusiasts and beginners. One of the main feature of this course is the stress given for Positional, Conceptual and Observational aspects of astronomy. Further to ensure that students with inclination towards physics will also find the course sufficiently attractive, there are talks on astro-physics as well.
Successful participant will get an overview of astronomy and can take up further studies with Khagol Mandal to pursue this exciting field of science.
Date: Every Saturday, 30th June to 29th September 2018
Venue: Sadhana Vidyalaya, Near Sion Station, Sion ( East)
Charges: Rs. 1500/- per person
Sky Show: Fee for Sky show and excursions if any will be additional. Participation in all such events is optional.
Eligibility: 11th Standard onwards.
For more information Contact:
Dr. Abhay Deshpande: 902-902-9076
Milind Kale: 98696-10777
Swapnil Jawkar: 96193-96204
Star called Sun
Dr. Aniket Sule
30th June 2018
Astronomical Events -1
Dr. Varsha Shukla
Astronomical Events -2
Dr. Abhay Deshpande
Time and Coordinates
Dr. Sagar Godambe
Binary and Variable Stars
Origin and fate of Universe
Life in Universe
Dr. Sujata Deshpande
Optics and Astro-Imaging
SKY SHOW at NERAL
13 Oct 2018
1. Lectures will be on each Saturday at Sadhana High School, Sion from 1730 to 2000
2. There will be special interaction session for discussions once or twice during the course
Terms & Conditions
Admission to the course is subject to fulfilling of the minimum educational criterion. Final decision in this regards will be by Course Coordinator
The schedule of the course can be altered, modified and the dates or the time can be changed as per the prevailing conditions.
The venue of the course is offered by Sadhana High School considering the educational nature of the course. All participants should abide by discipline and rules of Sadhana School inside the premises.
Smoking or drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Drunken participants will be debarred from the course and will be prohibited from joining the program. No refunds in case you are prohibited from the program.
This is an educational initiative and all are requested to maintain the spirit of the program and co-operate. No unruly behavior towards fellow participants will be tolerated.
Registration can be done using the mera event link.
Cancellation of registration can be done till 15th June 2018, 2100 hrs. Cancellation charges will be Rs. 500/- per participants. This includes transaction charges and other administrative charges.
For cancellation please send email to firstname.lastname@example.org with a copy to email@example.com
No cancellations after above deadline
Participation to field trip is optional and at extra charges.
Khagol Mandal is a voluntary organization working for past 33 yrs. The aim of this group is to create scientific awareness amongst our society members. All organizers, speakers and volunteers are amateur astronomers sparing their time voluntary for this cause. All participants are requested to take the efforts in proper spirit and co-operate. We cannot run any program smoothly unless every participant supports us.