Taught course

Industrial Photonics

University of Strathclyde · Department of Physics

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Entry requirements

Minimum upper second-class honours degree, or international equivalent, in physical science or electronic or electrical engineering, eg Engineering Physics, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Material Science. Other qualifications may be considered for the MSc, including industrial experience.

Months of entry


Course content

This course will train highly qualified physicists and engineers in the area of photonics, which is a key enabling technology, underpinning many areas of industry.

You'll have the opportunity to undertake a three-month research or development project based with one of our industrial partners such as M Squared Lasers.

We have a long tradition of cutting-edge photonics research, which supports our courses. Much of this work has resulted in significant industrial impact through our spin-out companies and academic-industrial collaborations.

You'll also have the opportunity to develop your entrepreneurial skills by taking courses delivered by the Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Team
+44 (0)141 548 3623