Education Partners

SPH Engineering is proud to cooperate with TOP universities and training providers in the field of unmanned aerial vehicles to ensure a bright future for the drone industry.


UgCS Educational program supports both - drone operator training and research activities by providing ground station software for different UAV applications. UgCS is used in applications such as – search and rescue missions, environmental projects, terrain mapping, research of sensor applications, and more!


If you are interested in becoming a part of UgCS Educational program, please get in touch with Sales Manager Mrs.L.Lapina by sending an email to liga[@]

Universidad de Buenos Aires

Instituto de Geodesia y Geofísica Aplicada

Auckland University of Technology

Geospatial research program with focus on the use of UAV`s for Applied Conservation, Social Ecology, Marine Ecology, Landscape Ecology and Visualisation.

Brunswick Secondary College
Charles Sturt University

School of Agricultural and Wine sciences

James Cook University – Townsville

Marine Geophysics

RMIT University

School of Science, Geospatial Science

University of Adelaide

University of the Sunshine Coast

Sustainability Research Centre

Victorian UAS Training

UAS training and courses.

Wicked Copters

CASA approved RPAS Training Organisation (CASA.UOC.0152)

Austrian Academy of Sciences

The Austrian Archaeological Institute

GEORESEARCH Forschungsgesellschaft mbH
Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Archaeological Prospection and Virtual Archaeology

Mining Engineering and Mineral Economics

Universität für Bodenkultur Wien, Institut für Waldwachstumsforschung

UAV training and research at Institute of Forest Growth.

University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria
University of Innsbruck

Geography Department

University of Salzburg

Department of Geography and Geology

ACTIBOT Consulting

UgCS trainings

Ghent University

Department of Geography | Tari Mātai Matawhenua

Université Libre de Bruxelles
Federal Institue of Sergipe

Instituto Federal de Educação, Ciência e Tecnologia de Sergipe

Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul

Centro de Estudos de Geologia Costeira e Oceânica

Instituto Federal de Mato Grosso

Aerial imaging using UAVs with various embedded sensors for the remote sensing research area in agricultural crops

Universidade Fedderal do Pampa

Caçapava do Sul Campus

University of Brasilia

Institue of Geosciences

Aurora Research Institute

To capture photogrammetric data of snow fall and detect snow depth variations at temperatures of -20 degrees Celsius.

Cadet Youth Development Centre

UgCS in advanced drone training plan for search & rescue, airborne law enforcement and terrain mapping.

Carleton University

Department of Geography and Environmental Studies


Dronolab is a student club of the École de Technologie Supérieure (ETS) located in downtown Montreal.

Humber Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning

School of Applied Technology

Memorial University

Department of Archaeology

Selkirk College

Selkirk Innovates

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology

Centre for Innovation and Research in Unmanned Systems (CIRUS)

Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières

Département des sciences de l’environnement

University of Lethbridge

UAV Structure-from-Motion for Change Detection

Wilfrid Laurier University, Cold Regions Research Center

To train graduate students on state of the art remote sensing data acquisition/analysis for practical and innovative research applications.

Universidad Austral de Chile

Institute of Earth Sciences

Universidad de Chile

Research & development

China University of Science and Technology Taiwan

Department of Avionics

Pontificia Universidad Javeriana

Ecology research

The Amazon Conservation Team (ACT)
University of Split

Courses, seminar works and research in UAV field

University of Zadar

Geospatial Analysis Laboratory (GAL)

University of Zagreb

The Department of Geology of the Faculty of Science
Faculty of Geodesy

Zagreb University of Applied Sciences

Recreational drone user and commercial pilot training.

The Cyprus Institute

The Energy, Environment and Water Research Center (EEWRC)

Palacky University Olomouc

UAV courses

Technical University of Denmark

National Space Institute

Estonian Aviation Academy
Tallinn University of Technology

Drone training and research. Mapping missions in order to evaluate river floodings and other environmental matters.


UAV courses

Bordeaux INP and University of Bordeaux Montaigne

Ecole Nationale Supérieure en Environnement, Géoressources et Ingénierie du Développement durable - Institut National Polytechnique (ENSEGID-INP)



Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1
Université Grenoble Alpes

Institut des Sciences de la Terre

Christian-Albrechts-Universitat zu Kiel

Department of Geography

Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, Institut für Flugsystemtechnik

Research regarding real-time sensor-fusion, collision avoidance, and flight control for unmanned aircrafts.

Dresden University of Applied Sciences
Freie Universität Berlin

Biodiversity – Ecological Modelling

Heidelberg University

GIScience Research Group – 3DGeo. Institute of Geography

Hochschule Düsseldorf, University of Applied Sciences

Scientific research and drone training.

Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaften München
Hochschule GEISENHEIM University
Jacobs University

Department of Physics and Earth Sciences

Philipps-Universität Marburg

Drone based phenotyping of trees and forests

Technical University of Munich
The Univerisity of Bonn
Universitat Trier

Physische Geographie

Universität Ulm

Institut für Mikrowellentechnik

University of Goettingen
University of Hohenheim

Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Institute of Landscape and Plant Ecology

University of Leipzig

Faculty of Economics and Management, Information Systems Institute

University of Potsdam

Institute of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences

Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf

French School of Archaeology in Athens

Topographical and architectural survey in archaeological sites

University of Patras

Department of Geology. Monitoring of landslides, coastal erosion etc.

University of Public Service (Ludovika)

UAV and UgCS Trainings

University College Dublin

School of Agriculture and Food Science, Agriculture & Food Science Centre

Corpo nazionale soccorso alpino e speleologico (CNSAS) belonging to Club Alpino Italiano
EUCENTRE Foundation

European Centre for training and research in earthquake engineering

Ileron di Filippo Fiaschi

UgCS courses

Ing.Paolo Corradeghini - 3DMetrica studio tecnico

Photogrammetry and land surveying

National Institute for Astrophysics (INAF)

Cagliari Astronomical Observatory

National Research Council
Politecnico di Milano
Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II
Università di Urbino "Carlo Bo"

Department of Geomatics

University of Napoli Parthenope

Industry Safety Management

University of Padova

Department of Civil, Environmental and Structural Engineering

University of Parma
University of Siena
University of Turin

DiSAFA – Department of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences

University of Udine
Fukuoka University

UAV photography for 3D scanning, measurement and environmental evaluations

Kyoto University of Advanced Science
Miyagi University of Education

Department of Biology

Rakuno Gakuen University

Department of Environmental and Symbiotic Science, Conservation Biology Laboratory

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology

Landslide detection and barrier evaluation, Civil & Environmental Engineering

Pablo Air

UAV courses and consultations

Academic and Professional Aviation Center (APAC)

APAC provides training for recreational and professional RPAS users. UgCS is a great example of complete software providing solutions from very simple waypoint missions up to complex multi-UAV operations with ADS-B transponder and mulmultinode deployment.

University of Latvia

Faculty of Geography and Earth Sciences

New Mexico State University

College of Agriculturual, Consumer and Environmental Sciences

University of Abdelmalek Essaadi

Supporting RS&AID Research Lab.doctural studies and scientific research.


Research & development

Wageningen University and Research

Unmanned Aerial Remote Sensing Facility (UARSF)

University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha

Department of Geography | Tari Mātai Matawhenua

Air University

Aviation Design Institute

Pontificia Universidad Católica Del Perú (PUCP)

The Archaeology program

Universidad Nacional de Ingenieria

Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Capacitación de Telecomunicaciones (INICTEL-UNI)

Universidad Nacional De San Antonio Abad Del Cusco
AGH University of Science and Technology

Faculty of Mining Surveying and Environmental Engineering


Online training

Institue of Geophysics Polish Academy of Sciences
Redwings Training&Consulting

UgCS courses

University Beira Interior
University of Lisbon

CEG Centro de Estudos Geograficos

University of Lisbon, CERENA

Centre for Natural Resources and Environment, IST

University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro (UTAD)
Training, Studies and Research Institute for Unmanned Vehicle Systems

UgCS testing and training.

University of Bucharest

Faculty of Geography

University of Oradea

Faculty of Civil Engineering,
Cadastral Survey and Architecture

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST)
King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals
King Saud University, Prince Sultan Advanced Technical Research Institute

College of Engineering

Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology

Research institute of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)

University of Ljubljana

Department of Geology, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering

University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

School of Geosciences

ADD 4 D (Asociación para la Documentación y Divulgación 4D)


Begilan 2016 S.L.
Centro Ave Maria San Cristobal



UAV courses

Complutense University of Madrid



Expert training in handling flight planning software drone UgCS

European Flyers
Fundación Instituto Tecnológico de Galicia
Institute of Marine Sciences of Andalusia (ICMAN)
Real Aero Club De Lugo

UAV courses

Tecnodron & Real Aero Club de Zaragoza



UMILES Group are one of the biggest UAV world holdings, that operate, integrate and educate through Spain and LATAM

Universidad de Extremadura, Centro Universitario de Mérida
Universidad De Granada

Department of Graphic Expression: Topography and Photogrammetry.

Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

Dpto. de Ingeniería Geológica Minera

University of Barcelona

Faculty of Earth Sciences

University of Cadiz
University of Girona

Department of Geography

University of Seville
Bern University of Applied Sciences

School of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences Department of Forestry

University of Lausanne

Research on the detection of soil disturbances and archaeological features

University of Neuchâtel

Le Centre d'Hydrogéologie et de Géothermie de l'Université de Neuchâtel

China University of Science and Technology Taiwan

Department of Avionics

National Chi Nan University

College of Science and Technology, Department of Civil Engineering

Open Culture Foundation

LostSAR Search&Rescue

Düzce University

Faculty of Forestry, Department of Forest Engineering, Division of Constructions, Geodesy and Photogrammetry

Istanbul University

Faculty of Forestry. Aerial mapping, DEM , DSM production, Lidar applications and forested areas.

Ondokuz Mayis University, Faculty of Agricultural, Department of Agricultural Structures and irrigation

Remote sensing and GIS laboratory

Osmangazi University

Motor Vehicles and Transportation Technology Department Aircraft Technology Program

Harper Adams University
Nottingham Trent University

School of Animal, Rural & Environmental Sciences

Professional Rescue SAR Academy

SAR training


Research for Science, Art and Technology Ltd. Rotor-based multi-drone operations for surveillance of large areas.

Swansea University
University of Aberdeen

Department of Geology & Petroleum Geology. Virtual Outcrops Geology Group

University of Bristol

Interface Analysis Centre

University of Exeter
University of Manchester

The Department of Geography. School of Environment, Education and Development (SEED)

University of Oxford Environmental Change Institute
University of St Andrews
Aims Community College
Airborne Response

Professional UAS education for public safety and disaster response personnel

Broad River Volunteer Fire & Rescue

Broad River Volunteer Fire&Rescue training exercises

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Civil Engineering department

California State University Long Beach

The Department of Geological Sciences

California State University, Monterey Bay

College of Natural Sciences

Cedarville University

Drone program

Certified Training Institute

UAS Technology courses (

City of Willoughby, Fire Department

Tri-C Community College`s Public Safety Drone Program. Lake County Public Safety UAS unit

College of the Redwoods

Forestry and Natural Resources

Cuyahoga Community College

UAV courses

Dartmouth College

Department of Anthropology. Graduate Program in Ecology, Evolution, Ecosystems & Society

Duke University

Duke Marine Lab - use of UAS in marine science and conservation missions.

DV8 Tech

At DV8 Tech we are committed to providing fully integrated remote solutions to the pest control industry. Our team has a unique blend of unmanned flight and operations, technology management, pest control, and business backgrounds.

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

Department of Flight, Worldwide

Florida State University, Emergency Management and Homeland Security Program

Use of UgCS for teaching students in the classroom and for conducting UAS research in the field as representatives of Florida State University.

Georgia Institute of Technology

College of Design School of Building Construction

Global Conservation Institute

Large mammal research work in Amazonian Brazil

Guardian Airwaves LLC

Guardian Airwaves LLC, develops VR training simulations for public safety professionals and first responders

Gwinnett County Public Schools

Tech club and after School programs

Hampton University

Department of Aviation, School of Science and Technology.

Idaho State University

Unmanned Aerial Systems. College of Technology

Indiana State University

Unmanned Systems program

Indiana University - Bloomington

Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Kansas State University

Applied Aviation Research Center
Precision Agriculture Lab

Lewis University

Unmanned Aircraft Systems

Mackay School of Earth Sciences and Engineering

Dept. of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering

Metropolitan State University of Denver, Department of Engineering Technology

UgCS a core technology in UAS projects.

Middle Tennessee State University

Aerospace Department

Midwest UAV Imaging

UAV courses

Modus Robotics

LiDAR University

Montana Technological University

Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology

Morehead State University

Department of Sociology, Social Work and Criminology

North Carolina State University

The Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering. Remote sensing and aerial photography application in agriculture.

North Dakota State University

Orthorectified image acquisition in ecological research

Oregon State University


Portland Community College

The Geography Department. Program in UAS as part of Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

PURDUE University

Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering

Rochester Institute of Technology

UAS Signature Research Program

Soaring to Success
Southern Methodist University

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Spaceport Exploration Centre, Inc.

STEM education models to help students learn about technology like drones and support systems including ground stations.

Stanford University

Earth System Science (United States)

Suirf City Firefighters Auxiliary
Temple University College of Science and Technology

Department of Earth and Environmental Science

Texas A&M University

Lidar Applications for the Study of Ecosystems with Remote Sensing (LASERS) Laboratory

The University of Arizona

Department of Planetary Sciences, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory

The University of Iowa

Department of Geographical and Sustainability Sciences

The University of Utah

Department of Geology & Geophysics – College of Mines and Earth Sciences

The University of Vermont

Spatial Analysis Lab

UAS Academy

UAS courses and expeditions

University at Albany - State University of NY

Remote Sensing and Spatial Analysis lab

University of Alaska Fairbanks

UAV program where the students are involved in the STEM side of building and flying.

University of Arkansas

Department of Geosciences

University of California San Diego

Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Environmental research

University of California, Davis

Department of Anthropology, College of Letters and Science

University of Central Florida

Department of Civil, Environmental, & Construction Engineering Smart Cities Initiative, Resilient Infrastructure Sensing & Evaluation (RISE) Laboratory

University of Colorado Boulder

The Integrated Remote and In Situ Sensing (IRIS), College of Engineering and Applied Science

University of Florida
University of Georgia
University of Louisville

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Stream Institute

University of Maine at Fort Kent

Operations of the Nelson Lab`s UAVs

University of Maine at Fort Kent

School of Forest Resources

University of Miami, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science

Underwater Archaeology Program

University of Missouri-Columbia

Geological Sciences. Use of small UAVs in courses: Geoscience Remote Sensing, 3D Imaging of the Environment, and Surficial Processes. Mapping and observations of landslides, soil erosion, and surveying of faultrelated landforms for earthquake studies.

University of Montana

The National Center for Landscape Fire Analysis

University of Nebraska–Lincoln

College of Engineering, Buildings & Infrastructure Information Management Lab

University of Nevada, Reno

The Department of Geological Sciences
Department of Geography

University of New Hempshere

Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping

University of North Dakota

Department of Biology

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

School of Earth, Environmental, and Marine Sciences. College of Sciences

University of Virginia

The department of Systems and Information Engineering

University of Washington

Civil & Environmental Engineering


Higher Education Courses intended for inspectors, managers, executives, academics and other professionals, including lawyers, who feel the need to deepen the knowledge of regulatory issues and international standardization systems for RPAS

Utah State University


Virginia Institute of Marine Science - William & Mary

Laboratory for Ocean Sensing

Wake Forest University

Small Unmanned Aerial Systems Lab - design, develop, and deploy small unmanned aircraft for use in environmental research and conservation.

Warren County Community College
Wayne State University College of Engineering

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering

West Chester University

Department of Earth and Space Science

Whitman College

Research in the Earth Sciences