12 months
26200 GBP/year
13000 GBP/year
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Build on your existing knowledge to become an expert in robotics and autonomous systems, with the interdisciplinary skills to join the next generation of engineers. We offer a master degree in Robotics at University of Sheffield.  

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Robotics is increasingly important to a variety of sectors, including manufacturing, healthcare, aerospace, marine and many more. 

Cyber-physical systems, such as robotics and autonomous systems, the Internet of Things, the smart grid and cloud computing, are being used more widely

Key Features  

  • This Robotics course at University of Sheffield helps you translate your existing knowledge and skills by developing your knowledge and skills in the key areas of robotics and autonomous systems. 
  • You’ll learn about sensing and perception, cognition and autonomy, control and planning and robotic devices and systems.
  • You’ll be able to apply your skills across many engineering d isciplines and you’ll use industry-standard CAD and hardware tools to design and analyse mechatronic systems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Robotics
  • Biomechatronics 
  • Mobile Robotics and Autonomous Vehicles
  • Hardware-in-the-Loop and Rapid Control Prototyping
  • Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum 2:1 honours degree in a numerate subject such as engineering mathematics or physical sciences.
  • To thrive in this degree you’ll need to have excellent mathematical notation and basic computer programming skills.  
  • Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26200 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /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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