M.Sc. On Campus


Friedrich Schiller University Jena

24 months
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During this study programme at Friedrich Schiller University Jena, students obtain advanced knowledge in experimental and theoretical Physics.

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The master’s thesis will be composed in the area of specialisation. Numerous cooperation agreements with extra universal institutions allow for a wide array of topics to choose from and a close connection to the local and regional Industry.

Career opportunities

The M.Sc. Physics from Friedrich Schiller University Jena is a challenging programme, but a fulfilling and fascinating one. There are various and excellent career perspectives in Industry and Research, such as:

  • Research and development divisions in regional and interregional companies
  • Research Institutes and Universities
  • IT/Software development
  • Energy sector
  • Insurance and Banking
  • Corporate Consulting
  • Patent system

Programme Structure

Special features

  • Study start in winter and summer semesters
  • An international environment
  • Ideal study environment with close contact to teachers and excellent support
  • Access to research of worldwide recognition in Optics, Astronomy, Theoretical Physics and Solid-State Physics
  • High freedom of choice in subjects
  • Teaching quality among the international top ranks

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


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

  • Registration form
  • CV
  • Motivation letter
  • University entrance qualification certificate
  • Previous university degrees earned
  • Detailed transcript of records
  • Proof of relevant work experience
  • Proof of subject-specific practical experience

Tuition Fee

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  • Semester contribution € 256

Living costs for Jena

730 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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