To establish a centre of excellence in space science and technology to foster teaching, learning, commercial application of space research for the economic transformation of Ghana and the sub-region.
These include assessing existing national infrastructure and capacity for space science and technology as well as building and enhancing national capacity for space science and technology. Read More
The Ghana Space Science and Technology Centre (GSSTC) is an arm (Institution) of the Ghana Atomic Energy Commission (GAEC), a public (national) research and academic (postgraduate and doctoral) institution which was established on January 01, 2011. The Centre, which is the brain-child of the Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology (MEST), is currently housed in the premises of the Commission’s Graduate School of Nuclear and Allied Sciences, Atomic Campus. The primary focus of the Centre is to coordinate, undertake, spearhead, steer and manage all space science (including Astronomy) programmes, projects and research activities in the country.