The Photonics programme provides expertise in modern optics and photonics at both a theoretical and experimental level. The programme is designed for students who are seeking challenges in the field of photonics and optics. During two years and under the guidance of true experts of the field, students will learn everything from the very basics to some of the most advanced aspects of photonics.

In an encouraging environment, the programme offers the unique skills required for an international career in optics, photonics, or related fields. It covers every necessary aspect, ranging from theory to practical work in laboratories with world-class facilities.

Career or after graduation opportunities

A degree in photonics can lead you to exciting career opportunities in many different fields, including information and communication technology, lighting and manufacturing, image analysis, security, defense, space, life sciences and medical technology.

Being active in these fields, the industry presents an extraordinary demand for highly qualified professionals.

Read more about career opportunities in photonics. 

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MSc degree programme in Photonics has been evaluated among some other programmes at UEF (2014).

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DEGREE AWARDED

Master of Science

APPLICATION PERIOD

1 November 2018 – 31 January 2019

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START DATE

Autumn 2019

DURATION

120 credits, 2 years of full-time study

FACULTY

Faculty of Science and Forestry, Department of Physics and Mathematics

LOCATION

University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu Campus

LANGUAGE

English

TUITION FEE

12 000 €. Tuition waivers for living costs available.

CONTACT INFORMATION

noora.heikkila(at)uef.fi

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