University of Reading

University of Reading


This programme provides the analytical and practical skills to apply concepts of cybernetics in a variety of professional environments such as control, medicine and the study of intelligence. The programme covers both technological and biological aspects of the subject.

Entry requirements

Candidates should ideally have an Honours degree in cybernetics; electrical and electronic engineering; computer science or information technology.

Course modules

Modules include: Biological cybernetics; biomedical instrumentation; robotics; neural networks; bionics; terahertz technologies; biomechanics; advanced control and signal processing.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MEng Full-time £ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MEng Full-time £ 15,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MEng Part-time £ 3,025 per Academic year (home fees) 24 months
MEng Part-time £ 8,250 per Academic year (overseas fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Reading Reading RG6 6UR South East

Key information

Postgraduate admissions
Telephone number: 
0118 378 5289