Saint Petersburg, Russia

Space Technologies

blended course
when 5 July 2022 - 16 July 2022
language English
duration 2 weeks
credits 4 EC
fee EUR 295

Brief description:

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.

Course leader

Professors and lecturers:

- Aleksander Ivanchic, corresponding member of RAS
- Aleksander Blinov, SPbPU
- Oleg Tsybin, SPbPU
- Vitaly Egorov, Dauria Aerospace
- Denis Malygin, head of Astronomicon
- Vladimir Mostepan, Pulkovo Observatory

Target group

Entrance requirements:

- Basic knowledge of physics.
- Fluent English. All classes and extracurricular activities are carried out in English. Knowledge of the Russian language is not required.
- Applicants are expected to have at least 3 years of University level studies.

Fee info

EUR 295: Online format: 295 Euro

Hybrid format: 295 Euro + 4000 Rub (non-refundable registration fee for the Letter of Invitation)

Participation fee includes tuition fee, study materials, field trips and cultural program.

Upon successful completion of the course students will receive hard copies of certificates with ECTS credits (mailed by post in case of the online format of the Summer School).



Discounts:

- If you take 2 programs in one season you get a 10% discount per each course;
- If you take 3 or more programs in one season you get a 15% discount per each course;
- If you are an alumni of any previous course in the last 5 years you get a 10% discount for any summer program;
- If you are an SPbPU student you get a 20% discount for any summer course;
- If you are a student of any other Russian university you get a 15% discount for any summer program.

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