Taught course

Advanced Control and Systems Engineering (with Industrial Management)

University of Sheffield · Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering

Entry requirements

Minimum 2:1 undergraduate honours degree.

Months of entry


Course content

This course will advance your knowledge of modern control and systems engineering together with management theory and practice.

Course description

This course is designed for anyone looking to specialise in control and systems engineering and management theory and practice.

You will learn systems modelling, optimization and signal processing and industrial automation together with project management, risk management and management of innovation.

You’ll work with companies on real problems experienced by industry and learn practical skills using MATLAB and programme logic controllers (PLCs).

You will also complete a research-level dissertation project where you will take the lead to advance your knowledge and skills in systems and control engineering.


Accredited by the Engineering Council UK, Institution of Engineering and Technology and the Institute of Measurement and Control.

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

English language requirements

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

For more information about entry requirements for international students, please visit https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/international/applying/postgraduate-taught

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc(Eng)
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
+44 (0)114 222 5644