M.Sc. On Campus

Mechatronics and Robotics

University of Leeds

12 months
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Delivered by the Schools of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Computing, this Mechatronics and Robotics programme from University of Leeds will equip you with the specialist knowledge and wide range of skills to pursue a career in this dynamic field.

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Core modules will give you a foundation in the many applications of mechatronics and robotics and develop your understanding of the wide range of industry sectors that use robotics and mechatronic systems. You will also build research skills with a major project in fields as diverse as robot swarms, sensing and actuation systems, bio-inspired exoskeletons, rehabilitation and surgical robotics.

The diverse optional modules will allow you to focus on topics that suit your interests and career plans, guided by academics whose teaching is informed by their own world-class research.

Career opportunities

Mechatronics and robotics is a multidisciplinary field with a strong future, exciting career opportunities and a huge range of applications in robotics, manufacturing, automation, automotive engineering, aerospace, healthcare and medicine, leisure and entertainment, and many more.

After graduating from this Mechatronics and Robotics programme from University of Leeds , you will be in a good position to seek employment as a development, project or graduate engineer with leading organisations, such as: GCHQ, JN Bentley, Oilger Towler Ltd, Airbus UK, Avesta, Crosslee Plc, ABB Ltd, AWE, Ricardo, APV Baker, Jaguar Land Rover and Jacobs Engineering.


The MSc is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).This programme is also accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Modern Industry Practice
  • Professional Project
  • Team Design Project
  • Bio-Inspired Computing
  • Power Electronics and Drives
  • FPGA Design for System-on-Chip
  • Control Systems Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • 1- Thursday 17 December
  • 2- Monday 1 March 
  • 3-Friday 23 April 
  • 4- Final international deadline: Wednesday 30 June 
  • 5- Final UK deadline: Friday 20 August 


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in electronic/electrical engineering or a related subject.
  • Applicants with a high 2:2 (hons) will be considered from a relevant specialist field such as mechatronics, robotics, automation, control systems or combined electronic and mechanical engineering.

Living costs for Leeds

637 - 1103 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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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