M.Sc. On Campus

Industrial Automation

University of Moratuwa

12 months
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The MSc programme in Industrial Automation at the University of Moratuwa has been designed to provide the opportunity for engineering graduates to extend and update their knowledge and skills in the area of industrial automation with particular emphasis on industrial control, intelligent control, robotic control, microprocessor based systems and mechatronics systems.


The Industrial Automation programme from the University of Moratuwa covers a range of topics and evolving issues that are of great importance to industrial automation.

Key Features 

  • Teaching is carried out by expert members of the academic staff and the industry. All lectures, practical sessions, presentations, industrial visits and examinations will normally be conducted on weekends during the first year of the course. 
  • Those who successfully complete all the modules will be eligible for postgraduate diploma. Those who are eligible for postgraduate diploma may proceed to undertake an individual project of one year of duration on part-time basis. Those candidates who successfully complete the research project will be awarded the Degree of Master of Science.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • System Automation
  • Mechatronics and Robotics
  • Advanced Engineering Mathematics for Control
  • Microprocessor Based Systems
  • Hardware and Software for System Control
  • Robotics Technology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

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On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The Degree of Bachelor of Science of Engineering of the University of Moratuwa in a relevant field of specialisation;
  • Any other engineering degree of at least four years of duration in a relevant fi eld of specialisation from a recognised university;
  • At least, the associate membership (satisfying the educational requirements for corporate membership or similar graduate membership) of a recognised professional engineering institute in a relevant fi eld and a minimum of one year of appropriate experience after obtaining such membership.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Moratuwa

55148 - 80250 LKR /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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