Max Planck School of Photonics (MPSP): Apply Now
News / November 2021
Applications are accepted until December 1
The Max Planck School of Photonics is looking for excellent applicants with Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degrees in physics, engineering or a related subject, which aim to further develop their research skills and network in one of the most innovative graduate programs in Germany. The application phase for program start in September 2022 is currently running until December 1st.
The Max Planck School of Photonics (MPSP) is an international and interdisciplinary graduate school offering an integrated MSc and PhD program (or PhD program only) in the field of Photonics to very good graduates.
Professor Peter Loosen from Fraunhofer ILT: "We have had very good experience with the program. All the people we supervised from the MPSP were enthusiastic about the program. I can only advise to apply now until the first of December!"
Full funding - no tuition fees
To enable PhD students to fully concentrate on learning and research, they receive scholarships (in the Study Phase) or full staff positions (in the Research Phase).
Excellent teaching and research facilities
The laboratories and teaching facilities of the partner institutions make students' hearts beat faster - because excellent research can only come about with excellent equipment.
An outstanding network of world-renowned fellows
During their PhD, doctoral students are supervised by an MPSP Fellow and receive support and knowledge from the entire Fellow network.
Very good connections to industry
Academia, industry or your own startup? No matter what the career path should look like, the MPSP prepares ideally for it through training and contacts.