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The Institute of Air Law, Space Law and Cyber Law is happy to announce that the applications to the European Centre for Space Law (ECSL) Summer course on Space Law and Policy 2022 are now open! 


This year the Summer Course will be held in person, hosted by NOVA Law School from the 22 August to the 2 September 2022 in Lisbon, Portugal. It will focus on:

  • International Space Law
  • National Space Legislation
  • The Launching Regime
  • Use of Space Technology in Support of Maritime Safety
  • Telecom and Satellite Aspects
  • Interplay between Regional, Governmental and Private Actors
  • Careers in Space Law
  • Emerging Challenges in Outer Space
  • International Space Cooperation


For a Draft Programme see: 


Please note that students will be required to pay a course fee of 200 Euros, which will contribute to the accommodation organised and paid by the ECSL. 

For young professionals, the course fee is 600 Euros and does not include accommodation. A list of hotels close the Nova School of Law will be provided upon confirmation of participation.


Both students and young professionals are expected to organise and pay their own transport, and are obliged to have a travel insurance for the duration of the course. The insurance should cover travel/third party liability. Participants are also expected to cover some local transportation and living costs, although some transportation and meals may also be covered by the ECSL or local partners.


For more information on the Course see: 



As the National Point of Contact (NPoC) for Germany, we invite all German students and all students studying in Germany that are interested in taking part to send us an application to:  


A complete application consists of an Application Form and Privacy/Consent Form:

Application Form:

Privacy/Consent Form: 


Please keep in mind the Course is aimed at students and young professionals, and is not open to professionals. Students are individuals under the age of 35 who have not yet completed a higher level degree (Masters, LLM. etc.), whereby Young Professionals mean individuals under the age of 35, who have completed a higher study and are for example PhD students or working professionals.  


Students studying in Germany please apply via the Institute until the 15th May 2022! Young professionals please send an application and privacy/consent form directly to