Taught course

Automation Control and Robotics

Sheffield Hallam University · Faculty of Arts, Computing, Engineering and Science

Entry requirements

Normally one of the following:

  • an honours degree (2.2 or above) in a science or engineering subject
  • suitable professional qualifications in an engineering field
  • a degree in any discipline containing aspects relevant to automation and control engineering, plus at least one year of appropriate industrial experience
  • a diploma in a technological area, with at least three years of relevant experience

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

  • Gain the ability to apply principles of modelling, classical and modern control concepts and controller design packages.
  • Learn how to design and exploit automation and robotic systems in a range of manufacturing and industrial applications.
  • Have the opportunity to study abroadErasmus funding is available for European placements.
  • Work alongside research staff from the Power, Electrical and Control Engineering, and Electronic Engineering Subject Groups and the Centre for Automation and Robotics Research (CARR) at Sheffield Hallam.

The MSc Automation, Control and Robotics course is designed to provide you with an opportunity to develop and enhance your advanced technical and problem solving skills in control engineering, industrial automation and robotics.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12-16 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Faculty of Arts, Computing, Engineering and Science
+44 (0)114 225 5555