Master On Campus Online Blended

Space Operations

University of New South Wales

12 months
40840 AUD/year
32610 AUD/year
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The Space Operations degree from University of New South Wales is designed for those who wish to gain a more detailed understanding of the managerial and technical skills and expertise relevant to planning, operation and acquisition of space systems. 


Why choose this Space Operations degree from University of New South Wales?

This degree provides students with the opportunity to develop an understanding of the processes and practices associated with the operational requirements for space systems, to be able to meet a variety of space mission objectives.

Who should choose this degree? 

The Master of Space Operations is designed for those wishing to examine issues in space operations and aspects of space applications.

Career opportunities

  • Satellite and ground segment controller
  • Space Operations officer
  • Space systems operations
  • Space entrepreneur
  • Space operations policy analyst

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNS
  • Cyber Resilience: Management Governance and Acquisition
  • Information Assurance Principles
  • Critical Infrastructure Security Policy and
  • Governance 
  • Satellite Communications
  • Spaceborne Imaging Technology
  • Requirements Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We encourage you to submit your completed application as early as possible to ensure it will be processed in time for your preferred term.


48 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS Provider Code: 00098G 

  • You may be asked to provide evidence of your English proficiency to study at UNSW depending on your educational background and citizenship. English language skills are vitally important for coping with lectures, tutorials, assignments and examinations and this is why UNSW requires a minimum English language competency for enrolment.
  • If English is not your first language, you will need to provide proof of your English proficiency before you will be given an offer to study at UNSW. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40840 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 40840 AUD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    32610 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32610 AUD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Canberra

1425 - 2504 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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