The Graduation Ceremony for MASTA 2016 and Course Completion Ceremony of MASTA2017 was held on June 29th, 2018 in the Beihang University, Beijing, China. This year total 15 MASTA students from APSCO Member States graduated successfully and received their graduation Certificates of Master degree in Space Technology and Applications.
The ceremony was attended by Dr. Mohammad Ebrahimi Seyedabadi, Director General of Department of Education and Training and Database Management, Mr. Li Yue, Consultant-Director of Department of Military-Civil Technology Integration, and Professor Weng Jingnong, Dean of International School of Beihang University and other officials from respective sides including APSCO delegation, and issued certificates to all graduates. During the ceremony, excellent graduates, Mr.Fathollahi Loghman from Iran and Mr. Keawkaew Chinnatat from Thailand received their Certificates of honors by Beihang University. After issuing certificates Dr. Mohammad Ebrahimi Seyedabadi, Professor Weng Jingnong and representatives of supervisors and graduates gave speeches respectively.
MASTA (Master of Space Technology Applications) is one of the regular education and training activities of APSCO since it has been started in 2006. This program is sponsored by APSCO, China Scholarship Council (CSC) and Beihang University. Since 2006, a total of 160 students sponsored by MASTA Programme and 123 are graduated until June 2018.