Taught course

Drone Technology and Applications

Liverpool John Moores University · Faculty of Engineering and Technology

Entry requirements

You will need:
  • a minimum 2:2 an Engineering discipline, Physics, Mathematics or Computer Science
  • an equivalent professional qualification in another discipline containing significant numerical and analytical content
Additional information:
  • IELTS English language requirement: 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in each component)
  • RPL is accepted on this programme
If you have any specific queries, please contact fetadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk

Months of entry


Course content

LJMU’s innovative Drone Technology and Applications MSc will give you the knowledge and experience to become a specialist in Unmanned Aerial Vehicles or UAVs.
  • Embark on this highly practical programme of study
  • Secure understanding of legal and regulatory frameworks
  • Gain the expertise to work in a wide range of industries in the UK, Europe and around the world
  • Follow a curriculum informed by ongoing research and consultancy in drone technology
  • Build and test fly your own multi-rotor drone
Developed by leading experts in the industry, this Masters in Drone Technology and Applications is your chance to be at the leading edge of a technological revolution.

The programme is designed and delivered by research-active UAV operators, who provide a fundamental insight into this fast-developing industry. During your study, you will acquire the skills to construct, fly and operate drone systems, as well as a sound understanding of the legal and regulatory frameworks surrounding this technology.

Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

Please see the course page for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
0151 231 5090