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Space Science and Technology

Aalto University

24 months
Duration
15000 EUR/year
Free
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Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

The main objective of the Space Science and Technology programme from Aalto University is to combine the great diversity of space expertise at five universities into a common platform. The educational cooperation is supported by scientific and industrial organisations, thus providing direct contact with professional research and industry. 

Overview

The Space Science and Technology programme from Aalto University offers cross-disciplinary, research-oriented education with first-hand and hands-on experience in space science, technology and engineering.The main learning outcomes for the Program are:fundamental and advanced knowledge in the academic subjects studied

  • holistic approach to and comprehensive view of advanced space projects
  • management skills required for space projects, e.g. systems on-board aircraft or satellites, techniques for satellite launch, interplanetary missions, Earth observation, space data management
  • transferable skills, e.g. entrepreneurship, scientific writing, social competence, communication skills, leadership in an international and intercultural environment.

Features

The added value of SpaceMaster compared with other programs in the same field can be summarised as:

  • structured cooperation between the academic institutions and industry
  • education influenced by current advances in research
  • increased intercultural understanding and integration
  • structured cooperation between the universities via the use of the ECTS grading system, combining together different educational models
  • exchange of experience for both the academic and administrative staff
  • a wide range of specializations improves career prospects of students.

Programme Structure

Tracks include:

  • Dynamics and Control of Systems and Structures
  • Space Automation and Control
  • Space Technique and Instrumentation
  • Space Robotics and Automation
  • Astrophysics, Space Science, Planetology
  • Space Science and Technology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Scanned colour copy of the original Bachelor’s degree certificate
    • Scanned colour copy of the original official transcript of study records.
    • If you have any other higher education degrees you wish to be taken into consideration in admissions, scanned colour copies of degree certificate and official transcript of records. If documents are not in Finnish, Swedish or English, scanned colour copies of authorised translations are required as well.
    • Copy of a valid passport or an official government-issued identification card with photo and information on citizenship. 
    • Portfolio (electronic)
    • Demonstrating proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Helsinki

975 - 1584 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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