Summer Space School


XVI International Summer Space School

Samara University, Samara

Interuniversity Department of Space Research

June, 2020

The Summer Space School of Department of Inter-University Space Research  is one of the Samara University successful educational programs.

Every summer 40 successful students and young researcher pupils attend a two week-long residential summer school. The programme of School is made up of a mix of lectures, labs, and workshops on a space theme and it's delivered by academics and researchers from the Department of Inter-University Space Research. 

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School participants, while in Samara, have the opportunity to visit unique museums: Museum of Aircraft Engines; Space Museum; Information Reception Center; Technical Museum of Togliatti; Zhigulevsky reserve

Since its inception in 2003 about 800 participants from universities from different countries have taken part in the Summer Space School.

During the classes, a visit to the center of nanosatellite technologies is provided. This is a unique laboratory intended for comprehensive research of nanosuptniks.


Organized by

Samara University (Inter-University Department of Space Research)
Volga Branch of the Russian Academy of Cosmonautics

Supported by

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs
Space University Administrative Committee
of the International Astronautical Federation