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University of Paderborn


Optoelectronic and Photonics

Subjects: Optoelectronic and Photonics,Optoelectronic,Photonics

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
352 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
No information
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

In the Master degree program in Optoelectronics and Photonics, students gain deep expertise and practical skills in optoelectronics and photonics. This interdisciplinary course combines advanced-level classes from physics, electrical engineering, and information technology. The curriculum is designed to provide a balanced education, ensuring students receive comprehensive training in both theoretical and practical aspects. By integrating subjects from these diverse fields, the program equips students with the knowledge and tools needed to excel in the rapidly evolving landscape of optoelectronics and photonics. Students will delve into complex topics, mastering the principles and applications that drive innovation in this area. The program fosters a collaborative learning environment, encouraging students to engage with peers and faculty from various disciplines. This approach not only broadens their understanding but also prepares them for real-world challenges. By the end of the program, graduates will be well-prepared to contribute to advancements in technology and research, making significant impacts in their chosen careers. The Master degree in Optoelectronics and Photonics stands as a gateway to a future where students can apply their knowledge to solve pressing technological problems and drive progress in the field.

Program Information

Study Location Paderborn
Start Semester Summer, Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 352 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
⏱️ Application Start Winter

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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Language Requirements

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Proficiency of English language at level B2 of the European Reference Framework for Languages (CEFR). Accepted certificates include: a. A bachelor’s degree from an English-speaking country or on an English-language accredited domestic program, Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) “internet-based” Test (iBT) with a result of at least 80 points, TOEFL “paper-based” test (PBT) with a result of at least 550 points, IELTS test with a result of at least 6.0 or e. Cambridge Test – First Certificate in English (FCE), tests of an equivalent level, appropriate previous qualification from school.

Qualification Requirements

a GRE Revised General Test (at least 157 points in „Quantitative Reasoning“ and at least 4.0 points in „Analytical Writing“) or a very good or good CGPA in the Bachelor program are required for admission. The Examinations Board may accept a lower points score, depending on the qualification, if the final grade of the Bachelor's degree is very good.

Document Requirements

Copy of a secondary school leaving certificate which qualifies you to study at university level in your home country (please make sure that you provide proof of all grades you obtained) Proof of language proficiency (copy sufficient) If you have taken a university entrance exam, its results are needed as well (e.g. for applicants from Bosnia, Korea, Kosovo, Croatia, Macedonia, Serbia, Türkiye and USA) Copies of all other relevant documents such as academic transcripts, references, final degree certificates Resume/CV, showing a complete chronological list of your education and training up to the time of application If you intend to earn a PhD, you must be accepted as a doctoral candidate by a professor from an academic department of the University of Paderborn before the application process.

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
Application directly at the University,
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