The European Master of Science in Photonics

is embedded in a world-class research environment that helps you to build your career path in key domains of the future. Our English taught interuniversity programme of two years (120 ECTS) leads to a joint degree from Ghent University and Vrije Universiteit Brussel. Enjoy a vibrant cultural and social life at the heart of Europe, surrounded by international decision-making organisations.

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Julia in the process of building her set-up (left) and a glimpse from the training on hyperspectral technology she prepared and presented together with a colleague (right).
ByTimo Van Gucht Oct 21, 2019

Julia Boeke (25) is a second year European Master in Photonics student from Germany. During summer break, she took an internship at ON Semiconductor in Mechelen, Belgium

master photonics student Mehdi
ByTimo Van Gucht Sep 6, 2019

Mehdi "Arash" Feizpour, one of our MSc students, posted a very nice and sometimes funny blog about joining the European MSc in Photonics (EMSP) programme at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) as an international student from Iran

ByMajorie Jammaers Dec 21, 2018

During the Optical Sensors course, our students at VUB presented projects during the mini poster session today. Needless to say presentations skills have become indispensable on the international employment market