Study Programme Details
City: Brisbane
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree

Duration

18 Months

Scholarship Available

Yes

Language

English

About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey into the realm of quantum technology, where you will acquire the skills to pioneer advancements in sensing, communications, and computation. This groundbreaking 1.5-year program, the first of its kind in Australia, offers a distinctive blend of theoretical knowledge and practical application in quantum physics, positioning you at the forefront of this rapidly evolving field.

Overview

Immerse yourself in cutting-edge research and experimentation within our state-of-the-art fabrication and measurement facilities, encompassing optical, superconducting, opto-mechanical, and ultra-cold atomic systems. Delve into a comprehensive curriculum, validated by the prestigious Agency for Public Health Education Accreditation (APHEA), covering foundational principles of quantum physics and advanced topics such as high-precision sensing, quantum information, communication, computation, noise and error suppression, and quantum error correction.

This program features an immersive learning experience through three semester-long research projects conducted in collaboration with leading quantum science research laboratories. Explore various platforms, including superconducting devices, ultra-cold atoms, micro-mechanical systems, and photonics, under the guidance of esteemed faculty members and industry experts. Furthermore, the Master of Quantum Technology serves as a springboard for further academic pursuits, offering a seamless pathway to PhD study in quantum science.

Admission Requirements

  • Possess a bachelor’s degree or equivalent in computer science, engineering, information technology, mathematics, chemistry, or statistics, with a foundation in first-year university-level mathematics and calculus-based physics.
  • Attain a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 5.5 on a 7-point scale in your previous qualification.
  • IELTS overall 6.5; reading 6; writing 6; speaking 6; listening 6.
  • TOEFL iBT (including Paper Edition) – Overall 87, listening 19, reading 19, writing 21, and speaking 19.
  • PTE Academic – Overall Score of 64 and 60 in all sub-bands.
  • BE – A minimum overall grade of 4 plus a minimum grade of C in all macro skills.
  • CES – Overall 176 and 169 in all sub-bands.
  • OET is not accepted.
  • Quantum Physics
  • Statistical Mechanics
  • Condensed Matter Physics: Electronic Properties of Crystals
  • Laser Physics & Quantum Optics

Annual fee:

  • International:AUD $51,200
  • Domestic:$8,950

Future Career Outcomes

Unlock a myriad of opportunities in the dynamic field of quantum technology, where your expertise will be in high demand across various industries. Benefit from real-world examples of successful alumni who have harnessed their knowledge to drive innovation and lead groundbreaking projects. Develop essential skills tailored to meet the evolving demands of the job market, ensuring a competitive edge in your professional endeavors.

Visa Requirements:

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