The summer school course "Space Technologies" is suitable for senior undergraduate and graduate students as the first space technology course or an add-on course. The program aims to provide advanced techniques of space engineering and understanding the core physics principles related to space exploration. Space industry problems are also considered during the program in addition to technology topics. The theoretical courses cover astrophysics, space technology and physics. Students will train their practical skills during a hackathon (a creative coding marathon) and an interactive business simulation workshop. The speakers are industry experts and scientists experienced in the field of space technology.
6-hours intensive course of Survival Russian is also included into the syllabus.
Skills and competence to be acquired by students
- Satellites Engineering,
- Space Communication Techniques,
- Space Hardware and Equipment,
- Radio Telescopic techniques.
Arrival: Jul 21 – 22, 2018
Classes: Jul 23 – Aug 03, 2018
Departure: Aug 04 – 05, 2018
Duration: 2 weeks
ECTS credits: 4.0
Early bird registration fee: 430 euro
Regular registration fee: 500 euro
Participation fee includes tuition fee, study materials, visits to companies and cultural program.
Deadline for registration:
Early bird deadline:
- for non-EU citizens: April 02, 2018
- for EU citizens: May 07, 2018
- for non-EU citizens: May 07, 2018
- for EU citizens: June 18, 2018
Contacts: Department of International Educational Programs
- +7 (812) 534-25-31
- room 227, 28, Grazhdanskii prospect, 195220, St.Petersburg, Russia
More info: on SPbSTU website