EUR-ACE® international quality label for graduates of European MSc. In Photonics

The European Master of Science in Photonics connected to the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) has been granted the EUR-ACE label for a duration of 6 years. With the grant, the course joins the other VUB Master of Sciences in Engineering, which also sport the EUR-ACE label.​

The European Master of Science in Photonics was audited by CTI, as part of the EUR-ACE® quality audit carried out by ENAEE (European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education). This international quality label provides a set of standards that identifies high-quality engineering degree programmes in Europe and abroad, and facilitates academic and professional mobility.


Professions in domains such as engineering, health care, architecture and others carry out work which directly affects the lives of everyone of us. To prepare students for 21st century jobs, the European MSc. in Photonics invests continuously in analysis and optimization of the programme.  


As a research-rich master, the European MSc. In Photonics engage students actively in research and measurements in labs which allows them to bring fresh insights to the field.


The accreditations programme shows an independent view on how well the students in a programme receive the knowledge and skills required by the industry. EUR-ACE incorporates the views and perspectives of the main stakeholders: higher education institutions, professional organisations, accreditation agencies, students and employers.

About Press - Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Vrije Universiteit Brussel is an internationally oriented university in Brussels, the heart of Europe. By providing excellent research and education on a human scale, VUB wants to make an active and committed contribution to a better society. 

Press - Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Pleinlaan 2
1050 Brussel