Photonics is a strongly growing sector of the economy and a major research area in Europe. In Thuringia and in particular in Jena, the scientific and industrial location is shaped by universities, research institutes and companies in the field of optics and photonics. While the number of young, well-trained female graduates is high, women who hold a leading position in academia and high-tech industry are still underrepresented.
Mandatory specialized internships that are part of the course load can be carried out at Leibniz-IPHT. The degree programs include the following examples:
It is also possible to complete an internship to write your undergraduate thesis, bachelor’s thesis, or master’s thesis.