College of Engineering and Technology

University of Derby

Control and Instrumentation

This course is accredited by the Institute of Measurement and Control. You will specialise in control and instrumentation, and develop the skills and knowledge you'll need to apply for registration as a Chartered Engineer (CEng) when you graduate. You'll be taught by experienced and supportive tutors, who will help you reach your full potential and you'll develop the skills and knowledge employers are looking for in areas such as automotive, aerospace, petrochemical, scientific or manufacturing applications. You will focus on advanced aspects of control and instrumentation, alongside broader engineering topics. You'll deepen your knowledge of control and instrumentation while addressing current engineering issues and technological advanced across a broad spectrum of subjects.

Entry requirements

Engineering or science Honours degree (2.2 or above) or equivalent; an equivalent professional qualification, or industrial or professional experience. Students whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules: Research methods (application and evaluation); intelligent instrumentation systems; embedded system design; CPD and strategic management; modern control system designs; industrial electronics; negotiated technical module; independent engineering scholarship.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 495 per Module (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 11,260 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 495 per Module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kedleston Road Campus Derby DE22 1GB East Midlands
Markeaton Street Campus Derby DE22 3AW East Midlands

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