Postgraduate courses

A masters from the Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering is the mark of someone with the skills to apply their knowledge in industry, anywhere in the world.

PGT students in the control lab

Our world-class reputation attracts staff and students whose enthusiasm pushes them to find out more. Teaching on our masters course is informed by our research. You'll learn from real-world projects - from Formula One racing cars to submarines, robots and even space exploration - and be taught by staff involved in developing new ideas.

MSc Advanced Control and Systems Engineering

We offer three Advanced Control and Systems Engineering Postgraduate pathways to ensure you get the most out of our flagship MSc.

If you have a background in maths and physics but are considering a future in engineering, this course could be for you. 

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MSc Robotics 

Our MSc Robotics moves beyond traditional approaches to robotics, entering a new phase of autonomous robotics and systems that requires advanced knowledge, understanding and skills and an interdisciplinary perspective.

MSc Autonomous and Intelligent Systems

As the need and scope for robots in all aspects of society grows, so does the market for those trained in Control and Systems Engineering, especially those with a background in Autonomous and Intelligent Systems.

MRes Control and Systems Engineering

Our MRes in Control and Systems Engineering provides you with an excellent introduction to research methods while benefiting from lectures and lab work to consolidate your knowledge in the discipline.

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Attend an online event when it suits you, all year round, as an alternative to an open day.

Every Wednesday, Sheffield Live sessions cover different aspects of University life. You can also meet your department and learn more about studying your subject.