24 months
Duration
1740 USD/credit 52200 USD/year
1740 USD/credit 52200 USD/year
1740 USD/credit 52200 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Robotics at Northeastern University looks at this fundamentally interdisciplinary field from three connected angles: mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, and computer science.

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Overview

Through a technically challenging curriculum, hands-on learning, and industry co-op placements, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of the algorithms, sensors, control systems, and mechanisms used in robotics to help you stand out in the field and make a transformative impact on society.

The Boston area is a hub for robotics research and industry—including Amazon Robotics , Teradyne, and Bluefin Robotics. Northeastern is proud to play a large role in educating tomorrow's leaders in this emerging area.

Cooperative education at Northeastern is another vital real-world learning opportunity for robotics students. You’ll spend your placement working in innovative industries ranging from technology to energy to automotives here in Boston and across the country. With cooperative education at the core of Northeastern, and more than 100 years of industry and research partnerships, you'll have a unique opportunity to gain real-world experience around the globe.

Students in the Robotics program at Northeastern University have three concentrations from which to choose, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, and computer science.

Unique Features

  • Can be combined with a Gordon Engineering Leadership Certificate
  • Students may choose to complete the MS thesis option or course-only option
  • Course-only degree offers part-time study for working professionals

Program Objectives

  • The ability to use basic engineering concepts flexibly in a variety of contexts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Robot Mechanics and Control
  • Control Systems Engineering 
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Mobile Robotics
  • Robotics Sensing and Navigation 
  • Computer Science
  • Reinforcement Learning and Sequential Decision Making 4.00 
  • Robotic Science and Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79
Duolingo English Test admission requirements Duolingo English Test
105
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Credits

60 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79
Duolingo English Test admission requirements Duolingo English Test
105
Take A Free Practice Test!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application form
  • $75 application fee
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts from all institutions attended 
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resumé
  • TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo for international applicants 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    52200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1740 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    52200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1740 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    52200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1740 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Boston

1560 - 3239 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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