Quantum education is important and it is clear that becoming quantum literate is going to be somewhat akin to digital literacy. No surprise that companies and universities are investing in the nascent field with courses and programmes. The latest comes from Spain, where there is graduate Masters program in Quantum Computing Technologies.
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid created its online Master in Quantum Computing Technologies to be focused o the practical elements of Quantum Computing. The University collaborates with Accenture as a technology partner. The master’s programme is designed for Graduates in Computer Engineering, Mathematics, Physics and Telecommunications and Industrial Engineering on the main.
The sixty credit module will take you from the basics of Linear Algebra, Introduction to Operators and Postulates of Quantum Mechanics right the way through to a final thesis that a research and/or development project which addresses a problem of interest to the scientific community or to companies engaged in the development of Quantum Computing Technologies.
Find out more about the Quantum Masters Course here. The programme will be delivered totally online which means you can earn credits for learning Quantum whilst being at home. One of the benefits of a programme like at UPM is the interaction with the staff throughout the course which makes learning fun but also a little more interactive and personable.