Welcome to SUN – the UK’s Space Universities Network

We aim to enhance the quality of learning and teaching by providing support and resources to the UK higher education space science and engineering community.

We wish to help create a skilled workforce of graduates who can meet the challenges of future space exploration and exploitation.

Resource Bank


Space courses



Teaching Aid

Class resources

Guest Speakers

Case studies

How it works – as simple as 1,2,3

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What people say…

“The mailing list has been incredibly helpful, circulating opportunities and meetings – webinars, funding calls, opportunities for students… ”

“[I attend an event] it was really useful to know what modules and coursework other people are running.”

“When we come together and have discussions, that’s incredibly useful.”

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