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The application period for Tampere University’s and Aalto University’s Master’s programs in Photonics (science of light) is open!

Applications are welcome until 2nd January at Aalto University and 3rd January 2024 at Tampere University.

In University of Eastern Finland the application period is 3rd-17th Jan. 2024.

Photonics, the science of light offers great opportunities for studies, research and future careers.

Light is used in several applications fields including information and communication technology, manufacturing, image analysis, cameras and displays, security and defense, autonomous vehicles and robotics, space, energy production, health and medical technology and advanced lighting.

Finland is known for its high-tech industries, and it has become a European light house in photonics research. Finland is also renowned for its quality of education and there are several universities which offer research-based education in photonics in close collaboration with the industry.

Study photonics in Finland!

Learn more about the Photonics Master’s degree programmes in Aalto University, Tampere University and University of Eastern Finland:

Aalto University Electronics and Nanotechnology, Master of Science (Technology)

Master’s programme in Photonics Technologies at Tampere University:

Photonics Technologies | Tampere universities (

Master’s programme in Photonics at the University of Eastern Finland:

Master’s Degree Programme in Photonics | University of Eastern Finland (