Megascience Laser and Synchrotron Technologies

Place of Study: St. Petersburg, Russia
Outcome (diploma or credits): Master of Science (ITMO University)
Duration: 2 years, 120 credits
Language: English
Application Deadline: 09 August 2022
Admission Requirements: Bachelor's degree in the field of physics, engineering or relevant fields, with excellent/good grades; CV & Motivation Letter; upper-intermediate level of English.
Tuition Fee: 350,000 rubles/year for international students

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Synchrotron and laser facilities are among the most enlightening sources of information about matter. Depending on the chosen path, students will learn how to use megascience laser and synchrotron technologies to study nano- and biostructures, analyze extreme states and ultrafast processes, or verify theoretical models. Students who successfully completed the Master’s program are in demand in the best global laboratories, innovative startups and companies, as well as the world's leading universities. 

Program description

Megascience is a scientific field that involves the use of unique and expensive research technologies, such as synchrotrons, hadron colliders, and X-ray free-electron lasers. The goal of the Master’s program is to train highly qualified specialists who will be able to use the technologies, as well as design and perform advanced megascience research, and analyze the results obtained.


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How to apply?

To apply, please fill in the application form and follow our step-by-step application guide for more details.

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