2019 start
MSc(Eng)

Advanced Control and Systems Engineering (with Industrial Management)

Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering, Faculty of Engineering

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Course description

This option will not only teach you about the fundamental and advanced concepts of modelling, simulation, control, optimisation and systems engineering, but also provides you with a range of management techniques, including: project management, risk management, professional skills and effective management of innovative development.

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Modules

Core modules

  • Foundations of Control System
  • State-Space, Optimal Control and Nonlinear Systems
  • Signal Processing and Estimation
  • Embedded Systems and Rapid Control Prototyping
  • Managing Engineering Projects and Risk
  • Design Innovation Toolbox
  • Professional Responsibilities of the Engineer
  • Control Systems Project and Dissertation

Optional modules

Choose from a range of optional modules. These might include:

  • Advanced Industrial Control
  • Robotic and Autonomous Systems
  • Intelligent and Vision Systems
  • Multisensor and Decision Systems
  • Nonlinear and Hybrid Systems

Teaching

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Laboratory work
  • Individual assignments

Assessment

You will be assessed via:

  • Exams
  • Coursework assignments
  • Project dissertation

Duration

1 year full-time

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 honours degree.

English language requirements

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Entry requirements for international students

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You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It's a quick and easy process.

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Contact

pgtacse@sheffield.ac.uk
+44 114 222 5644

The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.