Taught course

Advanced Control and Systems Engineering

Institution
University of Sheffield · Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering
Qualifications
MSc(Eng)

Entry requirements

You’ll be an engineering, mathematics or science honours graduate with a 2:1 degree from a recognised institution. Or you may be an experienced professional, thinking about updating your knowledge of the subject. You’ll need to have excellent mathematical notation and basic computer programming skills.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology and the Institute of Measurement and Control

Our flagship course blends theory and practice, giving you a strong grounding for a career in industry or research. This continually evolving course has been running for over 40 years and is well supported by the UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).

The core modules provide you with the basic skills you’ll need to become a control and systems engineer. You’ll take advanced modules in current areas of interest and complete a research-level dissertation project.

Teaching

  • You can expect a mix of lectures, tutorials, laboratory work and individual assignments. All the lectures and tutorials are for our systems and control students only. This helps you to bond with your fellow students, so you can learn from each other.

Assessment

  • You’re assessed via exams, coursework assignments and a project dissertation.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MSc(Eng)

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
pgtacse@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 5644