Scottish Space School News & Events


  • Application Process for 2018 Now Open!

    The application process for the Scottish Space School 2018 is now open! All S5 pupils in Scotland are eligible to apply, and the deadline is 21 January 2018. Apply online now for 2018!


  • Sunday

    Scottish Space School 2018

    The Scottish Space School 2018 residential programme will run for one week in June 2018, from 10 June-15 June. 

  • Wednesday
    An Evening with NASA

    Our popular Evening with NASA lecture will take place on Wednesday 13th June.   Find out more and register. 

Discover more about the Scottish Space School

A trip of a lifetime

Every year 10 of the students who attend the Scottish Space School are chosen to go on the Learning Journey trip to Houston, Texas. This week long visit includes behind the scenes access at NASA's Johnson Space Center - find out more about the amazing experience.

Since its inception in 2002 1800 pupils from high schools across Scotland have taken part in the Scottish Space School

Meet the students

Space School Gallery

Four Space School participants stand holding their rockets while smiling at the camera

Visit our gallery to see what the pupils get up to during their week with us in June.

Strathclyde has the largest Faculty of Engineering in Scotland, and is home to over 5500 students