Space School UK

The Space School, directed by Dr Tracey Dickens, is a week-long residential course for students aged 13-18, during the summer holidays. The curriculum includes space/astronomy talks and practical workshops.

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us:

Space School UK
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Leicester
University Road

0116 252 5635

Booking terms and conditions


Deposits are £50 per child and are non-refundable. Bookings will close once all places have been taken

Final Payments

For those that have already applied up to the 7 April the deadline for all documents and final payment is 30 April at 5.00pm.

After 5.00pm on 30 April the payments system will no longer be available and you will not be able to make a payment. Failure to make the the final payment before the deadline will result in your child's place being cancelled.


If you cancel your child's place before the deadline, we will refund you 50% of the final payment made.

If you cancel your child's place after the deadline, we are not able to offer any refund.