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Control and Automation Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #786 (BCR) Istanbul, Turkey
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. 
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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 of this master program are expected to build their career on consulting or research & development of Control & Automation systems in various sectors. They 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

    Detailed Programme Facts

    • Programme intensity Full-time
      • Full-time duration 24 months
    • Credits
      120 ECTS
    • Languages
      • English
    • Delivery mode
      On Campus

    English Language Requirements

    You need the following TOEFL iBT ® score:

    • Minimum required score:


      The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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    Academic Requirements

    • This programme does not recognise GRE® scores.

      The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

    General Requirements

    • The general achievement score for all candidates who apply to this programs is calculated by the candidate assessment judges by taking the %60 of ALES the %20 of the CGPA of undergraduate program and the %20 of the entrance exam into account. 
    • Candidates are put in an order of achievement and accepted within the limits of the contingency.

    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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