If you have any question about our program, you can check out the most frequently asked questions and answers at your convenience.

Possibly your question is not listed yet, we welcome you to contact the Photonics Secretariat at any time!

Photonics Program Officers

Majorie and Bert are the points of contact for all information or guidance for our students in photonics and take care of the Photonics Secretariat.


For VUB specific questions, please contact Ms. Majorie Jammaers directly.

For UGent specific questions, please contact Mr. Bert Coryn directly.


Program Board Photonics

The Program Board is responsible for the structure and content of the master programs as well as the operational management. It is an interuniversity board (VUB and UGent) with professors, teaching assistants and students. The Board manages two master programs:

  • European Master of Science in Photonics (English)
  • MSc. in de ingenieurswetenschappen: fotonica (Dutch)

VUB Chair Program Board 

Prof. dr. ir. Heidi Ottevaere

UGent Chair Program Board

Street addresses

Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Photonics Secretariat, c/o Ms. Majorie Jammaers

Brussels Humanities, Sciences & Engineering
CampusBuilding F,  9th floor, room F9.52
Pleinlaan 2

B-1050 Brussels, Belgium

Ghent University

Photonics Secretariat, c/o Mr. Bert Coryn
Technologiepark-Zwijnaarde 15
B-9052 Ghent, Belgium