No 1 in the UK for research output

Research Excellence Framework 2014

The only Department in the UK and one of the best in the world dedicated to Control and Systems Engineering

Celebrating our 50th Jubilee

In 1968 the Department of Control Engineering was founded by Prof. Harry Nicholson. Throughout 2018, we will be celebrating ACSE's Jubilee with a series of events and activities. Join the conversation by using #acse50 on social media.

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Introducing our new Postgraduate degrees

We are pleased to announce our two new postgraduate courses for 2018 Entry: MSc Autonomous & Intelligent Systems, and MRes Control & Systems Engineering.

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The National Student Survey

The NSS is open from 8th Jan 2018 to 30 April 2018 for final year BEng and MEng students to complete. Your feedback will help us shape the future for you fellow students!

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Undergraduate Courses

We offer BEng and MEng Degrees in Mechatronic and Robotic, Systems and Control, and Computer Systems Engineering. Find out more.

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Postgraduate Courses

We offer MSc Degrees and PhD Opportunities in Robotics and Control and Systems Engineering. Click to learn more.

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Our research addresses challenges posed by complex natural and man-made systems, the demand for higher levels of autonomy and intelligence of future engineering systems.

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