In its two-month Summer Session and one-year Masters programme, ISU offers its students a unique Core Curriculum covering all disciplines related to space programmes and enterprises – space science, space engineering, systems engineering, space policy and law, business and management, and space and society. Both programmes also involve an intense student research Team Project providing international graduate students and young space professionals the opportunity to solve complex problems together in an intercultural environment. ISU also serves as a neutral international forum for the exchange of knowledge and ideas on challenging issues related to space and space applications.
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Broad-based educational programmes that encompass all disciplines relevant to space—scientific, engineering, economic, regulatory, political and organizational—provide students with a multi-dimensional perspective, vital for understanding and effectively dealing with complex space development and utilization issues.
Global networking opportunities and intensive teamwork practices at ISU, give its diverse student body the edge when performing in competitive and collaborative international space programmes.
Interacting with people from a variety of different backgrounds: academic, cultural and national, with varied approaches to problem solving and occasionally conflicting objectives, prepares ISU students for the multicultural environment of today"s world space community.