Optics and Photonics are key technologies of the 21st century. They form the basis for today’s optical communications, environmental sensing, biomedical diagnostics in the life sciences, energy efficient lighting and solar energy harvesting.
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) provides Ph.D. candidates with an optimal research environment at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) to carry out first rank Ph.D. projects in the multidisciplinary field of Optics & Photonics. Integrated into the graduate school, doctoral researchers pursue their projects autonomously.
Since successful careers in industry and academia often require leadership and interdisciplinary knowledge, emphasis is laid on management skills, which are taught as mandatory management modules within KSOP. In addition, there are also technical, scientific and personal key competence modules.
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Admission to the PhD programme takes place continuously throughout the year.
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This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.
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