Master program

The international Master in Light Sciences and Technologies is part of the University of Bordeaux Graduate Research School.


Program outline

Selected as a French Initiative of Excellence, the program focuses on knowledge and innovation in light sciences and technologies, providing a multidisciplinary environment for first-class research and education.

The Light Sciences and Technologies Graduate program is an integrated, interdisciplinary program, provided by both academic and industrial experts. The Master is embedded in a cross-fertilizing research environment, adapted to future professions within photonic industries.

The generation, transport, manipulation, detection and use of light are at the heart of the multidisciplinary Science of Photonics. Today, Laser and photonics is not solely a driver for innovation in manufacturing; the photonic technologies, laser tools, and process systems are themselves becoming products.

After the Master

After graduation, students are fully prepared to pursue doctoral studies and a career in research. They may also work as scientists or R&D engineers within the industrial field.


Updated on 16/04/2020


Light Sciences and Technologies
University of Bordeaux

Institut d’Optique d’Aquitaine
Rue François Mitterrand
33405 Talence - France

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