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Automation and Control

Newcastle University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
23400 GBP/year
10950 GBP/year
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The Automation and Control programme from Newcastle University prepares you for a career as a design or development engineer in control and automated systems.

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Overview

At a Glance

  • Global reputation in electrical engineering and control research
  • The Automation and Control programme from Newcastle University covers systems integration using field buses and distributed control systems
  • Broad degree in automation and control
  • Studying Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Newcastle

About this course

The Automation and Control MSc covers all the major disciplines in automation and control. It includes the in-depth study of:

  • advanced control systems
  • industrial automation technologies
  • systems integration
  • distributed control systems
  • field bus protocols

You’ll also develop skills in research and knowledge acquisition to provide the foundation for further study.

What you'll learn

The Automation and Control MSc covers all the major disciplines in automation and control. It includes the in-depth study of:

  • advanced control systems
  • industrial automation technologies
  • systems integration
  • distributed control systems
  • field bus protocols

You’ll also develop skills in research and knowledge acquisition to provide the foundation for further study.

Your development

Our experts have worldwide reputations in electrical engineering and control research - and you will be able to work with them. You will choose the topic of your research project, supported by our expertise. Our innovative educational techniques will give you practical design skills and research methodologies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Industrial Automation, Robotics and Artificial Intelligence
  • Distributed Control Systems
  • Digital Control Systems
  • Linear Controller Design and State Space with Matlab Applications
  • Coursework (EP and AC)
  • Electrical Power and Control Project
  • Individual Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There is no application closing date for this course.

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class (required)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

A 2:2 BEng honours degree, or international equivalent, in:

  • electrical and electronic engineering
  • computer engineering
  • mechanical engineering
  • physics
  • communications or information and control engineering

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23400 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10950 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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