Typically a minimum of 2:2 honours degree with significant numerate content comparable to first degrees in engineering. Applications from practitioners without formal qualifications but with significant experience of the criminal justice system may also be considered via our Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) process.
Months of entry
3 good reasons to study Advanced Control Systems at Salford:
- Emphasis on feedback control, robotics, flight control and discrete event manufacturing control
- Real opportunities for career progression in to the automation industry
- Programme designed using Engineering Council benchmarks
The overall objective of this course is to add value to your first degree and previous relevant experience by developing a focused, integrated and critically aware understanding of underlying theory and current policy and practice in the field of control systems engineering.
The course is control systems focused, with the emphasis on control systems theory together with a range of control applications including industrial control (SCADA), intelligent control, flight control and robotic control. The control systems approach provides continuity in learning throughout the one year of study.
Information for international students
International students must provide evidence of proficiency in English- IELTS 6.0 band score (with no element below 5.5) or above are proof of this.
Fees and funding
- Full-time £5,950
- Part-time £992 per 30 credits
- Full-time International £12,800
- Full-time £6,070
- Part-time £1,012
- Full-time International £13,050
You should also consider further costs which may include books, stationery, printing, binding and general subsistence on trips and visits.
Scholarships and Bursaries
We offer awards to help you study through our:
- Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship
- University of Salford student loyalty discount
- Country bursary scheme for International students only
Qualification and course duration
|Assessment||What kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)|
|Written/ formal examinations||35|
|Written coursework / continuous assessment||65|
Course contact details
- Course Enquiries
- +44 (0)161 295 4545