Partner universities

The LASCALA master is based on the excellence of the four partner institutions. All universities are active partners of large-scale facilities at the European level such as accelerators, synchrotrons, and lasers.

Degree-awarding members of the consortium

Paris-Saclay University

  • 14th in the world & 9th in Physics (ARWU ranking)
  • 48,000 students & 9,000 master’s students
  • 4,600 PhD students
  • 13% of French research potential

Sapienza University of Rome

  • 29th in the world in Physics (ARWU ranking)
  • 112,000 students & 21,000 master’s students
  • 7,000 international students
  • 3,000 PhD
  • High-level research centres (INFN)

University of Szeged

  • 1st in Hungary (QS ranking)
  • Ranked #510 in the world (QS ranking)
  • 21,000 students
  • 4,000 international students
  • Unique European laser research centre (ELI-ALPS)

Lund University

  • 97th in the world, 1st in Sweden (QS ranking)
  • 40,000 students
  • 7,000 international students
  • 2,700 PhD students
  • World-class research facilities (MAX IV and ESS)