Taught course

Quantum Technology

University of Glasgow · Department of Economics

Entry requirements

A 2:1 Honours degree or equivalent in Physical Sciences, Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Computing Science or a cognate subject. Applications are also welcome from candidates with a 2:2 in these subjects, and with additional industrial experience.

Months of entry


Course content

This Masters in Quantum Technology will provide training in the emerging area of quantum technologies, giving students advanced training in the relevant physics and engineering, while acquiring key skills in micro/nanofabrication. This MSc is underpinned by Glasgow leadership in the UK’s Quantum Technology programme. The subjects taught in this programme are the relevant science behind many of the global challenges – in energy, environment, materials, and security – identified as major themes for interdisciplinary research in the 21st century. The programme is ideal if you are keen to pursue a professional career or research in Quantum Technologies.

  • Glasgow leads one of the four UK quantum technology hubs (QuantIC).
  • Excellence in micro/nano-fabrication via the James Watt Nanofabrication Centre.
  • The School has an Athena Swan Silver Award, demonstrating the School’s support for women in scientific studies and careers, and to improve the working environment for all.
  • This programme equips students with an interdisciplinary perspective of the physics and engineering skills needed in the field of quantum technologies.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions