Quantum Science and Engineering
Many companies are increasingly embracing quantum information technology, both at the level of research and development, and within a proactive implementation strategy at the level of advanced services.
Given the wide range of topics covered by this study program, students from various backgrounds have the opportunity to acquire a comprehensive set of skills enabling them to become the main actors of the next “quantum revolution”. The Master’s degree in Quantum Science and Engineering offers two orientations to choose from:
- quantum information and computation
- quantum hardware and engineering
Besides pursuing careers in quantum science, graduates acquire an interdisciplinary profile that also enables them to thrive in the information technology sector and in the industry at large.
Simplified study plan
Please note that the information regarding programs’ structure as well as the simplified study plans may be subject to change and that they are not legally binding. Only the official regulations and study plans are binding.
EPFL Bachelor’s degree in Physics, or from another institution with an excellent academic record.
A Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Communication Systems, Electrical Engineering, Microengineering, or equivalent with an excellent academic record may also be accepted. Additional credits to fill any gaps may be required.
Diploma and title obtained
Upon completion of their Master’s curricula, students obtain an EPFL Master of Science MSc in Quantum Science and Engineering. The diploma also gives graduates the right to use the title of EPF qualified quantum Engineer.