Instrumentation and Control Engineering / PgDip, M.Sc.

Instrumentation and Control Engineering / PgDip, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) ,
The Instrumentation and Control Engineering / PgDip will help you develop your knowledge and skills in instrumentation, electronics and control engineering, and it will help you develop the ability to synthesise information from a variety of sources and make effective decisions on complex instrumentation and control engineering problems.

About

How you learn

  • You learn through lectures, tutorials and practical sessions. Lectures provide the theoretical underpinning while practical sessions give you the opportunity to put theory into practice, applying your knowledge to specific problems.
  • Tutorials and seminars provide a context for interactive learning and allow you to explore relevant topics in depth. In addition to the taught sessions, you undertake a substantive MSc research project.

How you are assessed

  • Assessment varies from module to module. The assessment methodology could include in-course assignments, design exercises, technical reports, presentations or formal examinations. For your Instrumentation and Control Engineering / PgDip MSc project at Teesside University you prepare a dissertation.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Digital Control and Implementation
  • Identification and Model Predictive Control
  • Petroleum and Hydrocarbon Operations
  • Project Management and Enterprise
  • Research and Study Skills
  • Robust Control Systems
  • Signal Conditioning and Data Processing

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    180 credits alternative credits

    The MSc course consists of 120 credits of taught modules and a 60-credit major research project. The Postgraduate Diploma award consists of 120 credits of taught modules.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

  • Minimum entry requirements are a degree at a level equivalent to at least a UK bachelors 2.2 honours degree in an appropriate discipline. Acceptable disciplines include applied science, technology, engineering or mathematics. We also welcome applications from individuals with at least three years of relevant experience or professional membership of an appropriate chartered institution.
  • International students should have English skills equivalent to at least IELTS 6.0 with no component below 5.5.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    10950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10950 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    4590 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4590 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Middlesbrough

  • 600 - 1000 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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