Advances and Applications in Plasma Physics, Master | Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) | Saint Petersburg, Russia
24 months
Duration
4948 EUR/year
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About

The Advances and Applications in Plasma Physics program from Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) is intended for postgraduate students who want to deepen their knowledge of plasma physics and who want to pursue a research career at a university, research laboratory, or to be involved into largest nuclear fusion project – ITER or DEMO.

Overview

Besides the lectures and seminars much attention is paid to attracting students to the research of scientific groups working in promising areas of modern physics: plasma physics theory, plasma modeling (using parallel computing at the Polytechnic supercomputer center), plasma physics diagnostics, and additional heating in tokamaks.

Key Points of the Advances and Applications in Plasma Physics program from Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU)

  • basic background and research experience in the top of modern physics 
  • potential to R&D in a variety of fields 
  • excellent analytical methods, problem solving skills, numerical modeling experience 
  • communication and study skills: ability to manage their own learning and to make use of primary research sources and reviews 
  • transferable skills necessary for employment: initiative, decision making and ability to undertake further professional training

Career opportunities:

After completing the master’s program, students will have the skills necessary for a successful career as a physics researcher, whether in industry, in scientific organizations, or elsewhere.

Our graduates have the potential to work in a wide variety of fields: from modeling physical processes in plasma systems to developing new devices and performing research on them.

Programme Structure

Courses inluded:

  • Numerical codes in plasma physics 
  • Plasma electrodynamics
  • Scientific physics workshop
  • Physics of edge plasma
  • Elective Courses
  • Students’ R&D 

Audience

 

Lecturers

  • Professor Vladimir A. Rozhansky
  • Professor Vladimir Yu. Sergeev

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • August 01 – for applicants from countries with visa regime
  • August 20 – for applicants from visa-free countries

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor in Physics, Engineering, Applied Physics, Computational Physics. 
  • English language proficiency B+ level. 
  • Basic knowledge of Electrodynamics and Statistical physics is required. 
  • Entrance examination. 
  • Interview with the program coordinator.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4948 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 4948 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4948 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4948 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • 367 800 Rubles

Living costs for Saint Petersburg

34733 - 58700 RUB /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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