University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Mechatronics and Robotics

This programme will equip you with the specialist knowledge and wide range of skills to pursue a career in this dynamic field. Core modules will give you a foundation in the many applications of mechatronics and robotics and develop your understanding of the wide range of industry sectors that use robotics. You will also build research skills with a major project in fields as diverse as robot swarms, sensing systems, bio-inspired robots and surgical robotics.

Entry requirements

A Bachelor's degree with a 2.1 (Honours) in electronic/electrical engineering or a related subject. We will consider applicants with a 2.2 in a relevant specialist field such as mechatronics, robotics, automation, control systems or combined electronic and mechanical engineering. We also welcome and accept students with a wide range of international equivalent qualifications.

Course modules

Modules include: Electronics industry dissertation; mechatronics and robotics applications; professional project. Optional modules (choose 5): Bio-inspired computing; power electronics and drives; FPGA design for system-on-chip; electric drives; control systems design; automotive driveline engineering; computational and experimental methods; biomechatronics and medical robotics; medical electronics and e-health.

Sponsorship information

Scholarships worth up to £3,000 available.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Telephone number: 
0113 343 2035