For humanity, for the planet, for sustainability
Since 1987, International Space University (ISU) provides high-quality training and education for the next generation of space professionals, industry and agency leaders, and entrepreneurial visionaries. Our alumni network includes over 5,600 individuals working in diverse capacities to shape the space ecosystem in over 110 countries. We promote international, intercultural, and interdisciplinary cooperation to ensure the peaceful use of outer space — For the benefit of humanity and for a sustainable future on this planet and beyond.
International, Intercultural, and Interdisciplinary Education for Space
Houston, Texas, the birthplace of human spaceflight, is the location for ISU’s next Space Studies Program. This year’s SSP is hosted in close collaboration with Rice University and NASA’s Johnson Space Center to provide participants with a memorable, life-changing experience. Join us for classes and seminars led by a variety of experts from our global faculty, exciting site visits, and networking opportunities supported by industries, universities, and government agencies.
Your journey in the space sector starts here
With programs designed to fit your needs and a network to help ensure your success, ISU is your gateway to space.
We do our best to make space education accessible. Thanks to sponsorships and international support, scholarship opportunities are available to participants for the MSc, the MSS, and the SSP.
Our admissions team is ready to help you get started. Contact us to learn more about our programs, admissions requirements, scholarships, and applications.
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With a global faculty of over 140 scientists, engineers, policy experts, and leaders from academia, industry, and agencies, our expertise covers all aspects of the space sector. Our central campus permanent faculty provides extensive experience while leading our campus laboratories dedicated to life sciences, engineering and electronics, and space policy and entrepreneurship. ISU is regularly awarded grants for research and innovation initiatives to continually push the boundaries of space-related research.
With our central campus located in the “Capital of Europe” in Strasbourg, France and programs held all over the world, life at ISU never stops.
The ISU incubator is where innovative ideas flourish and visionaries are born. Located on the ISU central campus and supported by the Strasbourg Eurometropole, the incubator provides an ideal launch platform for your startup in the space sector. With access to industry experts and expertise in business development and finance—all in a modern office setting—ISU provides the keys to success in a rapidly developing sector.