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CubeSat 101

The main objective of the course is to introduce the students to the concept of new space and CubeSat mission thereby allowing them to follow a career with in the space industry.

In the course the students will be introduced to the basic concepts of designing, building and operating a CubeSat.

The students will be selected so they compose a broad cohort covering subjects like, Physics, Astronomy, Data Science, Geology, Biology, Engineering and related subjects thereby allowing the students to be trained in working in an interdisciplinary environment as is characteristic for the (new) space sector.

The course is part of the Danish Student CubeSat Program (DISCO), but participation in DISCO is not a requirement for taking the course.

Exam info and full course description

Exam info and full course description can be found in the course catalogue.

Admission Requirements

Course specific:

A relevant bachelor's degree within Science and Technology.


Exchange students: nomination from your home university

Freemovers: documentation for English Language proficiency

You can read more about admission here.