The ESA Academy, part of the ESA Education Office, is ESA's overarching programme for University students from ESA member states, Canada, Latvia, Lithuania, and Slovenia. The ESA Academy provides students with access to both Hands-on Projects and a Training and Learning Programme, as well as supporting, through organisation and funding, the Symposium on Space Educational Activities.
The Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech (UPC) is a public institution of research and higher education in the fields of engineering, architecture, sciences and technology, and one of the leading technical universities in Europe. UPC’s schools devoted to research and education on the aerospace field are: ESEIAAT, EETAC, and ETSETB.