Norwegian Space Academy

Andøya Space Education works closely in collaboration with academia, industry, and other partners to offer activities for university students. This national initiative is called the Norwegian Space Academy. If you are a student interested in the space sector, this is your section. Our practical approach to learning, combined with the unique facilities at Andøya Space will empower your future career in this exciting sector.

Our portfolio

Learn space by doing! The Norwegian Space Academy national network provides a unique laboratory that aims to offer quality learning for the space sector. This is achieved by combining Andøya’s facilities, hands-on training tasks, international teamwork, programs to develop professional skills needed in the sector, and an extensive collaboration with experts and the space industry.

Course calendar

Do you want to empower your future career in the space sector?  Look to our upcoming courses and register.

Space education in Norway

Norwegian universities are increasing their educational offerings related to the space sector. In addition, key players in the national space industry contribute to education and training through various programs. Together we intend to consolidate a national network of institutions to help university students build their future in this exciting field full of opportunities. Explore the different space educational programs and opportunities found in Norway.

Internships and theses

Explore the opportunities based on the unique resources available at Andøya! Every year Andøya Space offers various internships, bachelor’s, and master’s theses. You can find available internships and theses alongside available jobs in the Andøya Space career section.

Award for the best master thesis

Since 2013, the Norwegian Industrial Forum for Space Activities (NIFRO) has been awarding the NIFRO award to the best space related master’s thesis in the last year.

Read more about the nomination process and previous winners.

Contact Andøya Space Education

Do you have any questions or need to get in touch with Andøya Space Education? Send an e-mail:

Andøya Space Education is a fully owned subsidiary of Andøya Space focusing on providing space-related education for all levels from kindergarten up to university level.

Andøya Space Education
Bleiksveien 46
8480 Andenes

+47 76 14 60 00