University of Huddersfield

University of Huddersfield

Engineering Control Systems and Instrumentation

Students on this course develop the practical skills and knowledge required to succeed in roles in technical design, development and project management in the areas of controls systems and instrumentation.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree or equivalent in the following subjects: electrical engineering, control engineering, mechanical engineering, systems engineering or similar - or in a closely related science subject area such as physics. Students are also encouraged to apply if they have other qualifications and/or experience and can demonstrate that they are equipped with knowledge and skills equivalent to Honours degree level. For overseas candidates an appropriate IELTS or TOEFL qualification may be required.

Course modules

Modules include: embedded controllers; modelling of electromechanical control systems; signal analysis and processing; process measurement and control; manufacturing systems automation; development of dimensional measurement; project management; planning an advanced technical project;

Assessment methods

Examination, assignment, project work, research and laboratory activities.

Sponsorship information

ESF or other funding for suitable candidates may be available to cover tuition fees and maintenance grant.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,800 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 13,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 800 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Huddersfield Huddersfield HD1 3DH Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

The Admissions and Marketing Office
Telephone number: 
01484 473116