MSc Quantum Information Science & Technology
Quantum Information Science and Technology encompasses the understanding, design, construction and investigation of quantum information processing systems, such as quantum computers, quantum communication networks, and quantum sensors. The objective of the MSc programme Quantum Information Science & Technology is to provide its students with in-depth and combined knowledge from the four disciplines (quantum) physics, mathematics, electrical engineering, and computer science in order to enable them to stay at the forefront of fundamental knowledge of quantum technology and develop practical applications in the field.
This MSc programme is designed for students with a Bachelor’s degree in Physics, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or Astronomy.
The Master’s programme in Quantum Information Science & Technology is a cooperation between two Dutch universities:
- Leiden University:
- Faculty of Science
- Delft University of Technology
- Faculty of Applied Sciences
- Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics & Computer Science
- QuTech Research Institute
Key features Quantum, Multidisciplinary, Joint degree: Delft University of Technology and Leiden University.
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Degree: Master of Science in Quantum Information Science & Technology
Accreditation: Accredited by the NVAO.
Language of instruction: English
Type: Full-time on campus, both in Leiden and Delft
Credits: 120 ECTS, 24 months
Closely related disciplines: Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering