University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Advanced Control and Systems Engineering

The core modules provide you with the basic skills you�ll need to become a control and systems engineer. You�ll take advanced modules in current areas of interest and complete a research-level dissertation project.

Entry requirements

You�ll be an engineering, mathematics or science honours graduate with a 2.1 degree from a recognised institution. Or you may be an experienced professional, thinking about updating your knowledge of the subject. Students whose 1st language is not English require an overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: foundations of control systems; state-space, optimal control and nonlinear systems; signal processing and estimation; embedded systems and hardware-in-the-loop design; robotics and autonomous systems. Optional modules: advanced industrial control; intelligent and vision systems; multisensory and decision systems; nonlinear and hybrid systems.

Assessment methods

You�re assessed on exams, coursework assignments and a project dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
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0114 222 5644