Taught course

Photonic Technologies

Institution
University of Southampton · Optoelectronics Research Centre
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

First- or upper second-class degree or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Whether you intend to gain skills and expertise that will enable you to take up a position in a key industrial sector or embark on further postgraduate research, you will find that our MSc Photonic Technologies will give you the solid intellectual foundation and hands-on practical and technical skills that you need for a successful professional career in science, engineering and related photonics-based industry.

Semester one
Compulsory modules: Lasers Optical Fibre Technology I; Plasmonics, Metamaterials, and Nanophotonics
Optional modules: Silicon Photonics; Light and Matter; Microfabrication

Semester two
Compulsory modules: Solid State and Ultrafast Lasers; Photonic Materials; Photonics Laboratory and Study Skills
Optional modules: Industrial Dissertation; MEMS Sensors and Actuators; Nanoscience

Semester three
Lab and Cleanroom Project: four month independent research project culminating in a dissertation (with optional industrial element).

For further information, please visit our website.

Information for international students

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/international.page

Fees and funding

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/fees-funding/pg-fees-funding.page

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Physical Sciences and Engineering
Email
fpse-mscapply@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 2630