A study of the US Bureau of Labour Statistics says that careers and businesses related to Science, Technology, Engineering And Mathematics (STEM) are projected to grow faster than the average for all occupations. Overall, STEM employment is projected to grow about 13% between 2012 & 2022.
Early exposure to STEM education will guide student to take informed decision while choosing correct higher education options. Later, it will be an advantage in many industries from defense to aeronautics, robotics to space avionics, moon mining to colonizing Mars.
At USD $350 billion, space industry is one of the most sturdy and fastest growing industries with virtually no stagnation.
Agencies like NASA and private companies like SpaceX will send manned mission to Mars in 8 to 12 years. This has opened huge business and career opportunities.
India's space program has tremendous potential to grow. SSP is designed for the future opportunities when students of your school will be ready to choose their career.