Karlsruhe School of Optics & Photonics

Scholarship Application

Please note upfront: Only applicants for the KSOP Master program can apply for a KSOP scholarship.

Thanks to long-standing partnerships with our premium industry partners BOSCH, ZEISS and Polytec, the Karlsruhe School of Optics & Photonics is offering scholarships to outstanding applicants. These scholarships are funded by our premium industry partners.

Step 1: Fill out the KSOP scholarship application form

You can apply for a scholarship together with your application for the M.Sc. Program in Optics & Photonics.
Please note that you only have a chance to receive the KSOP scholarship if you can prove excellent study results, meaning that you belong to the top 10% of your class.

If you fulfill these requirements please fill out the KSOP Scholarship Application Form. (Please note: You can edit this pdf file after downloading it!)

Step 2: Submit your application

Please attach the application form to your complete application for admission.
Individual scholarship applications will not be processed.

Extension and Re-application

After the second semester you can apply for the extension of the scholarship for the second year. If you have not received a scholarship in the first year, you can also reapply then. 

Please note the required criteria:

  • min. 40 credit points shown in your transcript of records
  • all lab courses completed
  • 2 German courses completed
  • report about first year of study (template is available on the internal sharepoint)
  • strong commitment to KSOP
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