Want to be a part of our NASA Rover team for 2022?


Young Tinker Academy presents

Rover Designing

certification program

Our Curriculum

  • What is rover designing?
  • Human Powered Rover
  • Components of a Rover
  • Guidelines by NASA
  • Learn a CAD Software, TinkerCad
  • Design your own rovers
  • Types of wheels
  • Knuckle & hub
  • Rims
  • Tyres parameters
  • Pneumatic, non- pneumatic
  • Types
  • Geometry (caster, camber, toe)
  • Shock absorbers
  • Types
  • Rotors & calipers
  • Types
  • Turning radius
  • Safety & comfortability
  • Tipping Angle
  • Crash Test
  • Lateral and longitudinal Load transfer
  • Gear teeth Calculation
  • Turing Angle

10 of our Young Tinkers are awarded by NASA

This year, our 10 Young Tinkers made INDIA proud by securing World Rank 3 in NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge 2021. This team created history by becoming India’s 1st team to do so.

The Award was presented by NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama, USA.

“I have learnt a lot through Lunar Rover course. It gave us a great opportunity to showcase our talent in projects such as the NASA Rover Challenge.”


Shreyansh Mishra

World Rank 3, NASA HERC 2021

I feel very proud to be a part of such a students network. The whole journey made me realise my potential. I represented India and won an Award as well. What can be prouder than this.”

Anjishnu Pattnaik

World Rank 3, NASA HERC 2021

How it works?

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