Institute for Biodiversity Conservation
and Training

Certificate in Species Distribution Modelling using MaxEnt

29th November 2020

Institute for Biodiversity conservation and Training is pleased to announce online certificate course in Species Distribution Modelling using MaxEnt. The course will be delivered online (Live) between 29th November 2020. In this course, the participants will be introduced to Fundamentals of Species Distribution modelling. This course has hands-on-training using open-source software.


By the end of the course, the candidates will be familiar with theory and gain practical experience in Species Distribution Modelling.

Who can attend this course?

Students pursuing Bachelor's, Master Degree, M.Phil., Post-Doc, Research Scholars, Researchers, Scientists who are working across broad range of fields can benefit from the course.

Experienced and would like enhance knowledge can also apply.


By the end of the course, the candidates will be equipped on:

1. Introduction to Species Distribution Modelling 
2. Species Distribution modelling using Maxent 
3. Map making and Basic interpretation

No of Seats: 25

What should I do to attend Course?
Email following details to and you'll be notified if you're selected.

Mobile No:
Email id:
Institution Name/University Name:

Selection of Candidates:
This course accepts 50 students based on first come first serve basis. The selected candidates will be notified by email and are required pay course fee within 3 calendar days from the date of notification. The participation will be confirmed after we receive the course fee.

Course timings:
The course will commence at 10:00 AM and expected to complete by 18:00 pm.

What is the cost of the course?
The cost of the course is Rs. 1,000.00 (Rupees One thousand only). The fee covers the lectures, hands-on training, certificate, course material, and data sets.

What will I get?
Upon successful completion of the course the candidates will receive Certificate.

Attendance to all the sessions are mandatory.

Laptop with camera, Good quality internet connection (4G) and headset with Mic.

For any further queries please feel free to email your questions to

Note: IBCT will not be responsible for any technical glitches arising at candidate premises. In case of technical difficulties at IBCT premises an alternative training date will be announced. In case if candidates could not attend training due to unavoidable circumstances after payment of fees, candidates can choose alternative course or dates and notify the training team about their participation and obtain permission in writing.

Training and Development team.
Institute for Biodiversity Conservation & Training (IBCT),
#5, 7th Main road, Shankar Nagar,
Bangalore 560096, Karnataka,

+91 84310 86349

#5, 7th Main Road, Shankar Nagar,
Bengaluru - 560096

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