Control and Automation Engineering, M.Sc. | Yildiz Technical University | Istanbul, Turkey
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Control and Automation Engineering

24 months
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Graduates of this Control and Automation Engineering master program at Yildiz Technical University are expected to build their career on consulting or research & development of Control & Automation systems in various sectors. 


The aims of the Control and Automation Engineering master program at Yildiz Technical University:

  • to provide students with the theoretical knowledge of different techniques in order to develop control systems; 
  • to equip the students with practical information and sufficient expertise for the evaluation and design of control systems, 
  • to prepare develop the analytic, critic, and problem solving skills of students, 
  • to prepare the students for their industrial career and advanced research tasks.

Program Outcomes

  • Be able to reach knowledge in-depth and broadly for scientific research in engineering area and be able to evaluate, interpret and apply this knowledge.
  • Be able to solve complicated problems independently by improving abilities on analysis, synthesis and criticism.
  • Be able to define, analyse and develop solution methods for control and automation problems belonging to various disciplines.
  • Be able to develop novel and original ideas and methods; be able to develop innovative solutions in system, process and algorithm designs.
  • Be able to design and implement analytical, model-based and experimental research; be able to analyze and interpret complex situations encountered in the process.
  • Be able to convey the processes and results of the studies in both national and international written or oral media.
  • Be able to combine the information from different areas with his/her own area and develop solution methods for different areas by taking part in multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Career

    Graduates can work either in private or public companies in the field of automation or they can continue to their career in academia.

    Programme Structure

    Course include:
    • Fuzzy Logic Control
    • Optimal Control
    • Control and Automation of Discrete Event Systems
    • Design of Digital Control Systems
    • System Dynamics, Modeling and Simulation
    • Nonlinear Control Systems
    • System Analysis Technics
    • Digital Signal Processor and Applications

    Key information


    • Full-time
      • 24 months

    Start dates & application deadlines


    TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


    125 ECTS


    On Campus

    Academic requirements

    GRE admission requirements GRE®
    149 (quantitative)
    GMAT admission requirements GMAT

    English requirements

    TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • To study in the graduate programs, the students are required to take an exam called “ALES” (Academic Personnel and Graduate Education Exam), which is also administered by ÖSYM, and submit this score with their application. GRE or GMAT can also be a substitute of ALES. The applicants have to meet additional program requirements defined by the universities.
      • In Turkey, the universities have the right to define the admission criteria themselves and these admission criteria have to be approved by Higher Education Council of Turkey (YÖK). 

    Tuition Fee

    Living costs for Istanbul

    2000 - 3240 TRY /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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