Start your professional career in Photonics – Scholarship Program

ABBE School of Photonics at the Friedrich-Schiller-Universitat Jena

The full spectrum of international high-quality education and research programs in photonics offered by Friedrich-Schiller-Universitat Jena in collaboration with Germany’s photonics industry

M.Sc. in Photonics

  • international program at highest level and completely taught in English
  • broad education: science, engineering, practical training, lab projects, languages, and personal skills
  • strongly connected to Germany’s photonics industry

PhD Program

Photonics is one of the main research field of the Friedrich Schiller University Jena and currently more than 70 students are enrolled in a research oriented, state-of-the-art PhD program

  • international program with scientific, technical, and management modules
  • high end research and education in a world class scientific environment with intensive mentoring

Scholarship Programs

Outstanding scholarship programs are offered for more than 40 of the most promising foreign students each year (≈700€/month + health insurance, travel, university fees, etc).

  • Federal MSc Scholarship Program
  • Erasmus Mundus Program OpSciTech
  • Atlantis US-European Program MILMI

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