Divyanshu Poddar,who quit his job with the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Conceptualized
and launched Rocketeers in May last year as a pilot programme. However, these workshops were only
to validate the concept, explore the potential of the idea and the feasibility of the concept. Poddar is now
busy working on his next big launch.
Rocketeers Research Institute and Specific Impulse Technologies
The Institute will provide a complete parallel curriculum for students of fifth standard to post graduates to
pursue space sciences and related fields. There will be short term workshops, courses, internships,
projects, research opportunities, fellowships and diplomas on offer.
The children today live in beautiful times. Within their lifetimes, they will see not only the first human
landing on our celestial neighbor, but also our efforts to set up human habitat there. They live in a world
where space science is enabling technologies and applications never imagined before in sectors such as
agriculture, communication, data analytics, disaster management and prediction, energy, travel and
tourism and many more. Not only will the students of today see these technologies in their lifetimes but
they will be the ones driving them as we build more and more capacity to access space. They live in an
exploratory age which has arrived again after almost 400 years.
Rocketeers provide Plug and Play educational programs for students, institutions and businesses that
can be deployed without disrupting any of the normal activities of the institution or the
company.Programs and activities are enabling to create a platform providing such students with a step
by step path to become the spacecraft builders of tomorrow irrespective of their location and formal
education. Rocketeers will give students across the country the very tools they need to learn, build and
develop their abilities and skills to become rocket scientists, who will now go on to colonize Mars and
newer frontiers than ever before. India is one of the leading space faring nations of the world. As ISRO
supports more and more privatization and asks for support from the private industry, Rocketeers is
building the much-needed ecosystem that acts as the primary growth driver and talent pool for this
The curriculum and content design philosophy
Experiential Learning,have inculcated into curriculum experiential learning of an ever increasing plethora
of industry professionals, Experts, Academics, Scientists and NewSpace pioneers. Incorporation of their
experiential case studies, has made Rocketeers curriculum highly industry relevant and oriented. It also
keeps it updated with latest best practices in space tech. For the Cubesat curriculum, they are already
consulted over 30 ISRO scientists and more than 20 private space industries.
Rocketeers Model Rocketry and Cansat Workshops – A premium highly immersive DIY model rocketry
experience coupled with scientifically designed curriculum delivered by a space technology veteran and
model rocketry enthusiast.
Available from Class 5th (10 Yr Old) to B. Tech Levels
Model and Amateur Rocketry Demonstrations – Ignite the minds of students with live demonstrations of
flying rockets delivered by young rocketry enthusiasts and rocketeers community members.
Conducted as community events
Seminars, Talks, and Video Conferencing Sessions – Connect with a vast range of industry mentors,
academicians and scientists from the Rocketeers Community to deliver highly insightful and educational
Rocketeers acts as facilitator and enabler only
Rocketeers motto : “Rocket Science in every Classroom”
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