Taught course

Mechatronics

Institution
De Montfort University · Faculty of Technology
Qualifications
MScMSc with Placement

Entry requirements

Entry requirements:

You should have the equivalent of a British Honours degree (2:2 minimum) in a relevant subject.

English requirements:

If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Mechatronics MSc at DMU is one of the longest established specialist courses of its kind in the UK. The Mechatronics MSc is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), and focuses on enabling you to become proficient in communicating across a range of different disciplines, and delivering optimised engineering solutions using an integrated multidisciplinary mechatronics approach. You will be exposed to a broad range of engineering disciplines, learn to solve multidisciplinary mechatronics problems and develop the skills to apply a mechatronic approach to the solution of technical problems. All course content is relevant to modern day practise as our research informs our teaching, ensuring the course content covers current industry topics and issues. You also have the option to undertake a year-long work placement as part of this course, gaining valuable experience to apply for and enhance your practical and professional skills further.

MODULES

First semester

• Electromechanics

• Mechatronic Systems: Engineering and Design

• Engineering Business Environment and

• Energy Studies

• Programming and Software Engineering

Second semester

• Machine Vision, Robotics and

Flexible Automation

• Engineering Systems: Dynamics and Control

• Microprocessor Applications and

Digital Signal Processing

• Research Methods

Third semester

• Individual Project

Information for international students

If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12-18 months
part time
24 months

MSc with Placement

full time
24-30 months

Course contact details

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Enquiries
Email
askus@dmu.ac.uk