Europhotonics is an Erasmus Mundus program entirely taught in English. Apply now!


EUROPHOTONICS is an Erasmus Mundus program that started in 2010 (coordinator : Aix Marseille University). The other partners of Europhotonics are : Karlsruhe Institut of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe School of Optics (KSOP) in Germany, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC), Institute of Photonic Sciences (ICFO), Universitat de Barcelona (UB), Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB) in Spain, University of Florence in Italy.

Grants for Master (2 years) and Doctorate (3 years) can offer to students from all over the world very interesting opportunities to follow high level courses in the partner institutions and to obtain very high level diplomas.

The Master program is accessible to Bachelor students willing to acquire a specialization in optics, photonics, biophotonics, nanophotonics and electromagnetics.

All the courses are taught in English.

For the non EU students the grant is 1000 euros/month and installation money.

For the EU students, the grant is 500 euros/month and installation money.

The Doctorate program finances co-tutelle PhD thesis between 2 laboratories among the partners of the consortium.

The doctorate program is open to non EU and EU students who have a Master diploma.

The amount of the grants is around 1600 euros/month after taxes.

The application deadline for the next edition that will start in October 2014 :

For the Master :

Non European Student : January 07, 2014
European Student : February 01, 2014

For the Doctorate:

Non European Student : January 31, 2014
European Student : February 08, 2014

The applications are made online on the website :

For more information, please see attached PDF file.