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Space Science and Techniques

Master's level | 7.5 credits | Course code: ASM470
Autumn 2019
50% Day
Period: 28 October 2019 - 12 January 2020
2 Closed GU-11169
2) Only EU/EEA citizens and students with approved residence permit in Sweden can apply

About the Course

The aim of the course is to enable you to understand the complexity of spacecraft systems, the space environment and its effect on spacecraft, and how spacecraft are used for scientific and commercial purposes. During the course basic calculations in spacecraft systems engineering (especially orbit and link budget calculations) will be performed. After the course you will be ready for deeper studies of various aspects of space science and technology.

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Requirements and Selection

Requirements: To be eligible for the course the student needs knowledge in mathematics and physics (including basic electromagnetism) equivalent to a Bachelor´s degree. Applicants must prove knowledge of English: English 6/English B or the equivalent level of an internationally recognized test, for example TOEFL, IELTS.

Selection: Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies.

Tuition Fee

Application fee: 900 SEK
Full course cost: 14 550 SEK
First payment: 14 550 SEK

EU/EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students do not pay fees. More information on:

Study Guidance

Majken Lundqvist,, 031-786 9143


Department of Physics
41296 Göteborg

Visiting address: Origovägen 6 B

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