Master in Laser Measuring Technology

Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University

Program Description

Master in Laser Measuring Technology

Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University

Program: 120 ECTS credits, full-time study (2 years), Master’s Degree

Eligibility: Candidates must hold a Bachelor's Degree in the corresponding field

Scholarship: scholarship covers the tuition fee, some study materials and includes the number of additional payments for personal needs that vary from 3600 to 11000 RUR (from 60 to 190 USD) depending on the academic performance

Carier start: successful students have an opportunity to work in the University during the study period!

Career prospects: graduates, who have completed the Master's program "Laser measuring technologies", become specialists in the development of laser measuring instruments and systems, based on the latest achievements of quantum electronics, holography, interferometry. The demand for specialists in the master's program "Laser measuring technology" is at least 10 people per year

International internships and training: you will have an opportunity to take part in internships and participate in academic mobility programs implemented jointly with international partners, including Lappeenranta University of Technology (Finland), University of Salford (UK) and Ilmenau University of Technology (Germany)! Certificates and diplomas of the European standard are issued as a result of Internships and training programs.

An academic year includes 2 semesters beginning on 1st September and 10th February, Winter holidays - 2 weeks, Summer holidays - 2 months (July, August). Master’s Thesis defense is in June

Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University "LETI" is one of the most prestigious and oldest universities in Russia with multi-applied study and research areas. The university is included in the governmental «TOP 100 Leading Universities in the world» program.

The structure of degree program consists of advanced professional studies, elective studies, and a Masters Thesis.

Students get knowledge of quantum electronics and laser techniques. They get skills of practical work with modern laser techniques and laser measurement equipment, ability to carry out science research during the development of new laser measuring devices and systems. As a result, we achieve competitiveness of our graduates and their job placement in prestigious research institutes and firms.

Program curriculum includes the following advanced courses:

  • Wave Optics
  • Optical systems and components
  • Theoretical Principles of Quantum Devices
  • Laser systems
  • Fiber and Integrated Optics
  • Laser measurement systems
  • Methods and means of laser radiation control
  • Laser and fiber optic technology in navigation systems
  • Optoelectronics

Educational programs of «LETI» are constantly modernized, following the principle «Training through research». Graduates of our university receive new, profound knowledge and practical skills of workers.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated April 6, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2018
2 years
Full time
Russia - Saint Petersburg, Sankt-Peterburg
Start date: Sept. 2018
Application deadline Request Info
End date June 30, 2019
Sept. 2018
Russia - Saint Petersburg, Sankt-Peterburg
Application deadline Request Info
End date June 30, 2019
Price Scholarship/3500 USD per a.y.