The educational program is specified by the mission SAOT has defined for its research and educational activities being characterized by the five keywords:

SAOT provides an interdisciplinary research and education program of excellence within a broad international network with worldwide leading experts in order to promote innovation and leadership in the fields of optical metrology, optical material processing, optics in medicine, optics in communication and information technology, optical material and systems and computational optics.

The graduates should achieve a high level of personal responsibility for their educational progress very early. With the help of a mentor, they will have to determine their research topic for the doctoral thesis within the first half year after admission to SAOT. The structure of the SAOT education program is displayed in more detail below.

Curriculum SAOT program