Cta Bg Resources

Career Links

Links on this page are suggestions for some starting points for researching careers and work experience in the space sector. Their inclusion on here does not mean we endorse them.

We are a small core team and don't offer work experience. However, we can help with any questions you might have about reaching a career in the space sector. Contact us if you would like to ask a question and we’ll get it to the right person.

IOP (Institute of Physics)

ESA (European Space Agency)

UKSEDS (UK Students for the Exploration and Development of Space) careers page here

ESA Education



STFC Apprenticeships (Science and Technology Facilities Council)

Space School UK
Based at the University of Leicester. Senior (for ages 16-18) and Junior (for ages 13 - 15)

Space School
Based at the University of Kent for 15 - 18 year olds

Scottish Space School
Based at the University of Glasgow. A week long residential summer school– open to Scottish school students only.

Summer School Alpbach
(Students and Graduates) - Austria

European Space Camp
for ages 17-20) – Norway - Andøya Rocket Range. A week long residential summer school held in Norway – Open to UK students, must meet requirements.