MSc Drone Technology and Applications degree at Liverpool John Moores University is designed and delivered by research-active UAV operators, who provide a fundamental insight into this fast-developing industry. During your study, you will acquire the skills to construct, fly and operate drone systems, as well as a sound understanding of the legal and regulatory frameworks surrounding this technology.
The programme focuses on preparing you for a successful and fulfilling career in the industry, by conveying the practical, theoretical and regulatory knowledge to lead and undertake all aspects of the implementation and operation of UAV systems within a commercial enterprise in a safe, efficient and legal manner.
LJMU has an excellent employability record with 96% (HESA 2017) of our postgraduates in work or further study six months after graduation. Our applied learning techniques and strong industry connections ensure our students are fully prepared for the workplace on graduation and understand how to apply their knowledge in a real world context.
Europe is quickly becoming the world leader in drone technology, which offers a range of employment opportunities in different sectors.
With an estimated growth rate of between 300% and 800% per annum, the commercial drone market offers an excellent opportunity for you to develop a successful career. The range of employment opportunities in the commercial drone market is huge, including options in: consultancy, utility companies, large company adoption, agriculture, retail, security, conservation, cultural heritage and media.
If you don't see yourself working in the UAV industry, completing this Masters degree will provide a range of knowledge and skills that are in demand across
- Msc Project
- Research Skills
- Drone Technology
- Drone Operations
- Drone Construction
- Fixed Wing Flight
- Drone Applications
- Sensors and Data Analysis
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesGeneral Engineering & Technology View 516 other Masters in General Engineering & Technology in United Kingdom
- a minimum 2:2 an Engineering discipline, Physics, Mathematics or Computer Science
- an equivalent professional qualification in another discipline containing significant numerical and analytical content
International15600 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 15600 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA7800 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 7800 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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