Minimum 2:1 undergraduate honours degree in a numerate subject, such as engineering, mathematics or physical sciences. You will also need excellent mathematical notation and basic computer programming skills.
Months of entry
Robotics is increasingly important to a variety of sectors, including manufacturing, healthcare and aerospace. Autonomous systems and robotics, the Internet of Things, smart grids and cloud computing are also being used more widely.
This course helps you develop your knowledge and skills in the key areas of robotics and autonomous systems. You'll learn about machine and artificial intelligence (AI), robotic sensing and perception, control and planning and robotic devices and systems.
You’ll be able to apply your skills across many engineering disciplines and you’ll use industry-standard CAD and hardware tools to design and analyse mechatronic systems.
You can choose optional modules, including working with companies on real opportunities and problems experienced by industry.
You'll also complete a research-level dissertation project where you will take the lead to advance your knowledge and skills in robotics.
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
Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time12 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
- +44 (0)114 222 5644