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Robotics and Automation

This course will allow students to gain a firm grounding in control engineering and intelligent systems concepts, along with the ability to comprehend and specify integrated automation systems embodying intelligence, robotic and automation hardware and software, and virtual reality/simulation technologies. The course also provides a suitable background for research in advanced autonomous systems.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.2 degree in an engineering or scientific discipline. Applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully are welcomed.

Course modules

Modules include: Automation and robotics; interactive visualisation; artificial intelligence; mobile robotics; project/dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is 70 per cent coursework and 30 per cent examination.

Sponsorship information

Study awards include: Vice-Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship; University of Salford student loyalty discount; Country bursary scheme (for International students only).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,300 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,140 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,140 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,870 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,140 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,140 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,140 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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