Postgraduate; leading to a Master of Science (MSc)
- Start date: 9 September 2019
- End date: 30 September 2020
If you started this programme in 2018, you can find information about 2018 entry on the 2018 Photonics and Optoelectronic Devices (MSc) page. Information about all programmes from previous years of entry can be found in the archive.
Twelve months full time
A strong 2.2 Honours degree in physics, applied physics, electronic engineering, or equivalent qualifications.
If you studied your first degree outside the UK, see the international entry requirements.
English language proficiency. See Postgraduate English language requirements.
The qualifications listed are indicative minimum requirements for entry. Some academic Schools will ask applicants to achieve significantly higher marks than the minimum. Obtaining the listed entry requirements will not guarantee you a place, as the University considers all aspects of every application including, where applicable, the writing sample, personal statement, and supporting documents.
For 2019 entry, admission to the Photonics and Optoelectronic Devices MSc is administered by Heriot-Watt University. Further information can be found on the Heriot-Watt University fees webpage.
Applications are requested by the end of July 2019 but may be considered later. The admissions process will be run by Heriot-Watt University for 2019 entry.
- personal statement (optional)
- two original signed academic references
- academic transcripts and degree certificates
- evidence of English language proficiency (required if English is not your first language).
For more guidance, see supporting documents and references for postgraduate taught programmes.