As the European Space Agency gears up to opening its next recruitment campaign from 31 March to 28 May 2021, we take you through:
- The entry requirements
- The selection process
- The missions successful candidates are expected to fly
- The first astronaut recruitment trawl for candidates with physical disabilities
If you want to take a look and see if being an astronaut suits you, go to www.esa.int/YourWayToSpace.
If you want to apply, applications should be submitted to the ESA Careers website, from 31 March, at https://www.esa.int/About_Us/Careers_at_ESA