Yahsat is committed to using connectivity as a tool to help drive social change, increase education opportunities and develop communities. We are proud that our partnership with Khalifa University, UAE Space Agency and Northrop Grumman has created the first multidisciplinary academic space programme in the UAE.Learn more
MYSat-1: Launched to orbit in 2019, it was a 1U CubeSat educational mission with the following objectives:
MySat-1 also tested in space a new lithium-ion battery developed and manufactured at Khalifa University laboratories.
DhabiSat: Launched to the International Space Station in February 2021 and set to be deployed later in the year, it is a 2U CubeSat educational mission with the following objectives:
Active MSc Students
UAE national interns in the last 3 years
Admission is open to both male and female students. You must be sufficiently proficient in English to be able to manage a challenging master’s degree.