Based on the agreement between APSCO and Beihang University, Beijing, China, the APSCO Secretariat is pleased to make an announcement for Master Program on Space Technology Applications (MASTA) for the year 2014 on three research directions i) Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)¡±, ii) ¡°Satellite Communication (SATCOM)¡± and iii) ¡°Basic Space Science Technology (Micro-Satellite Technology)¡±. The Secretariat is also happy to make another announcement for Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) Program related to Space Technology and its¡¯ Applications (DOCSTA) for the year 2014. Both MASTA and DOCSTA programs will be organized by Beihang University. (Details of the announcement will be available in the links below).
The APSCO Secretariat would like to request its focal agency in Member States to nominate to nominate 1-2 (one-two) candidates for each research direction of MASTA Program and 1 (one) candidate for Ph.D Program from your country Based on the submitted documents and sponsoring policy an evaluation will be done for the received nominations and the qualified applications will be recommended to the University for getting full scholarships excluding international air tickets. However, APSCO will reimburse the international round-trip air ticket cost for finally selected candidates for one time only.
It would be highly appreciated if the nominated participants to fill out the application forms as mentioned in the Application Procedures and Required Materials section of the attached announcement documents send it back with all necessary supporting documents to the APSCO Secretariat to the contact person: Md. Abdus Salam, Deputy Director General, Department of Education and Training and Database Management, Asia-Pacific Space Cooperation Organization (APSCO), Address: Building 13 & 14, Section 3, No. 188, South West Fourth Ring, Fengtai District, Beijing 100070, China, Tel: 86 10 6370 2677 Ext. 402, Fax: 86 10 6370 2286, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 15 March, 2014.
The announcement details are enclosed herewith as linked files:
1. MASTA 2014- GNSS
2. MASTA 2014- SATCOM
3. MASTA 2014- MicroSatTech
4. DOCSTA 2014