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Robotics and Automation (distance)

University West

24 months
9855 EUR/year
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The Robotics and Automation (distance) programme at University West  is taught in virtual environments (distance learning) and all your studies have a close link to industry.


As a society, we have entered an age of digitisation – the fourth industrial revolution, or Industry 4.0. This puts new demands on future engineers. 

With training central to the development of smart factories, including automation, industry robots and simulation technology, you will be keenly sought after. 

The Robotics and Automation (distance) programme at University West  is a full-time programme. We recommend students not to combine their studies with a job.


Upon completing this programme, you will be very sought after on the job market. Our graduates work for example with programming, simulation and deployment of industrial robot and automation systems or as project managers for design and development of new automation solutions.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Automation and Robotics Research
  • Automation Systems
  • Degree Project
  • Design of Automation Systems,
  • Digital Factories
  • Future Automation
  • Manufacturing Optimisation
  • Operations Management
  • Robot Certificate
  • Robot Modelling 
  • Robotic Simulation
  • Robotic Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in computer engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering or industrial engineering and management. Additionally, the degree must be comprised of a minimum of 5 credits in programming and 15 credits in mathematics.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9855 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 9855 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • 100,000 SEK for Non-EU/EEA students. 


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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