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Automation and Control MScNewcastle University

School Of Electrical And Electronic Engineering

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Automation and Control MSc:

This course aims to provide relevant training to engineering graduates who wish to pursue a career in fields such as intelligent manufacturing, production units and distributed control systems or in general advanced control applications. It covers the latest information on advanced control methods as well as focusing on systems integration utilising specific field buses. Based within the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, assessment is by written examination at the end of each semester. Coursework and a dissertation are based on a project conducted in association with one of the School's research groups.


Modules include: Industrial automation, robotics and artificial intelligence; distributed control systems; advanced control systems; state space analysis and controller design; coursework; electrical power and control project; individual project. Optional modules: Signal processing and estimation; advanced multimedia systems; power electronics; control of electric drives; power systems operation.

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Sep 2015

12 months

Full time No application date provided Newcastle Upon Tyne,
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*More info: £6000 per year

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Additional entry requirements

A 2.2 BEng Honours degree, or international equivalent, in electrical and electronic engineering, computer engineering, or a related subject such as mechanical engineering, physics, communications or information and control engineering; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.0, or equivalent.


Postgraduate Qualification (MSc)

Awarding body

Newcastle University

Subject areas

Production Control / Automation (General)


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