MSc in Mesoscopics and Advanced Materials

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University

Program Description

MSc in Mesoscopics and Advanced Materials

Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University

Objective of the Programme

The Programme MSc in Physics is tailored to BSc graduates who aspire to deepen their knowledge of physics and to pursue a research career within a university, industrial or research laboratory. The programme provides professional knowledge and practical skills in the prospective areas of modern physics: mesoscopics and physics of advanced materials with unique properties. Upon graduation students will have acquired the qualification needed for a successful career in the field of design and application of novel optical materials, including metamaterials and heterogeneous nanomaterials, as well as R&D in nanotechnologies.

Key Advantages

  • fundamental background in the top of modern physics
  • excellent analytical, critical and problem solving skills
  • communication and learning skills: the ability to write coherent and consistent science papers and documents, the ability to manage your own learning and make use of primary research sources and reviews
  • transferable skills necessary for the further professional career: the initiative, decision making and motivation to undertake further professional training
  • scholarships to study abroad in English in one of the European partner universities (a semester or a summer school).

Program Partners

  • The Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, FIAS (Germany)
  • The University of Iceland (Iceland)
  • Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)
  • The University of Tennessee (USA)

Teaching Methods

Teaching methods include lectures, seminars, laboratory research and computer simulation of microelectronics devices and circuits. Research work in international scientific teams and participation in international research projects develop practical skills and enrich the fundamental knowledge of the participants.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Russian


Last updated September 28, 2017
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2018
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
Price
286,000 RUB
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Locations
Russia - St. Petersburg
Start date: Sept. 2018
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Sept. 2018
Russia - St. Petersburg
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