Intelligent Automation

University of Skövde

Master On Campus
12 months
12350 EUR/year
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Intelligent Automation degree offered by the University of Skövde gives you the prerequisites for a role in the future smart factory where digitization and virtual tools affect the daily work of both supervisors and operators.


The Focus of Your Studies

In the future smart factory, digitization is not limited to machine equipment and production systems, but will also greatly affect the daily work of both management and operators. The machine and production equipment will be designed, constructed, launched and run based on models, simulations and optimizations using artificial intelligence and other advanced computer technology. High demands on productivity and delivery safety are today a matter of course in modern industry, while business and sustainable development are natural elements in all activities.

Intelligent Automation degree offered by the University of Skövde focuses on the skills and technologies that tomorrow's engineers will need to meet the challenges of the future. Through the Master's program, students are expected to gain a basic view of the relationship between production technology, industrial automation and information technology. The Intelligent Automation Master's program gives you the knowledge to work with machine and production equipment in the smart factory using virtual tools.The program contains courses and material that includes regulatory technology, digital twins, product and process data management, as well as the philosophies of industrial systems and systems thinking.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Industrial Ergonomics 
  • Industrial Systems Philosophy 
  • Product Lifecycle Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines






On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Certificates and diplomas of your completed degree from your country/countries of study.
  • Transcripts of completed courses and grades for each semester included in your degree. 
  • Proof of English language skills
  • In order to speed up the processing of your application, we require a copy of the page in your passport with your personal data and photograph, or some other identification document.
  • For most master's level courses and programmes, the requirement is also the equivalent of English 6/English Course B, though some may require a lower or higher level of English

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12350 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12350 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

130,000 SEK per year


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Intelligent Automation
University of Skövde