Entry to the MSc programme is based on a UK Honours degree 2:2 or equivalent overseas qualification in engineering or physical sciences with a strong electrical or electronic element For Mature candidates, equivalence to an Honours degree may be demonstrated through Accreditation of Prior Learning.
Months of entry
Accredited by the Institute of Measurement and Control, the MSc Applied Instrumentation and Control provides a solid foundation in measurement science and control theory, practical experience of data acquisition and instrument networking, analysis of systems for condition monitoring, fault detection and control system design.
Designed in consultation with industry, the programme provides a structured approach to the implementation of recent developments whilst maintaining a secure underpinning identified through many years of experience.
Using case studies throughout, the programme provides you with knowledge that is instantly applicable to industry, thus ensuring efficient and relevant knowledge transfer. The programme will include a project which may be industrially based..
Oil and Gas pathway also available (see www.gcu.ac.uk/oilandgas)
Information for international students
IELTS score of 6.0 with no single element below 5.5; or equivalent.
Fees and funding
Students who have accepted a postgraduate place on this course can apply directly to the Students Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS) for a loan to cover up to £3,400 towards their tuition fees. The application form will be available to download from the SAAS website (www.saas.gov.uk)
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||30|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||40|
|Dissertation||30 (25000 words)|
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions
- +44 (0)141 331 8630