Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
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About the course
|September 2018 start||
Our new MSc will provide you with the opportunity to translate and develop your existing knowledge, understanding and skills to become an expert in Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS). You will develop the multidisciplinary knowledge and interdisciplinary skills to become one of the next generation of RAS engineers.
The course is delivered by world-leading experts in Engineering and Science from several University departments, including Automatic Control and Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Electronic and Electrical Engineering, and Psychology.
You'll study a mixture of modules in robotics, autonomous systems, engineering and computational intelligence, as well as advanced topics in vision, speech, neural networks, mobile robotics and computational neuroscience.
Examples of optional modules
Teaching and assessment
There are lectures, seminars, tutorials, practical/laboratory work, design classes, individual assignments and a major research project.
You’re assessed on exams, coursework assignments and a project dissertation.
1 year full-time
Minimum 2:1 honours degree in a numerate subject such as engineering, mathematics or physical sciences. To thrive in this degree you’ll need to have excellent mathematical notation and basic computer programming skills.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It is a quick and easy process.
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The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.