The United Nations Office for Outer Space regularly seeks qualified professionals in a wide range of fields to join us in our efforts to promote international cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space.

Our staff work on the following assignments: providing substantive secretariat services to the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space; providing technical assistance to Member States in matters concerning space science and technology and space law; and organizing training courses, workshops, seminars and other activities involving capacity building and the applications of space science and technology in areas such as basic space science, basic space technology, human space technology, satellite navigation, remote sensing, disaster management communications, tele-health/tele-medicine, and space law.


There are no vacancies advertised at present.

Internship vacancies listed below.

For job openings in the United Nations, visit the United Nations Careers Portal


An internship with the United Nations is the ideal start to enter the world of diplomacy and public policy and to gain first-hand impression of the day-to-day working environment of the United Nations.

UNOOSA offers our interns the chance to work side by side with our staff on many different aspects of our work. We value the work of interns and look for the highest calibre of applicant whilst also providing space for their own personal growth.

Our offices in Vienna, Bonn, and Beijing regularly post job openings for internship opportunities in the United Nations recruitment system. Please be aware that internships with the UN are un-paid.

Current offers:

Internship opening for Space Applications for Sustainable Development (deadline 27 august 2015)

Search all internships at the United Nations Careers Portal

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