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Applied Instrumentation and Control MSc

Glasgow Caledonian University

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Full-time | Glasgow Caledonian University | 1 year | 20-JAN-20
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Key information

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  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    77th

    8
  • Subject Ranking

    51st

    (Electrical & Electronic Engineering)
  • Research Quality

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    2.40

    / 4.00
  • Research Intensity

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    0.32

    / 1.00
  • Qualification

    Master of Science

  • Application deadline

    n/a

  • Start date

    20-JAN-20

Course Summary

The programme draws on relevant case studies with real-world implications, so you'll gain practical knowledge that you can apply on the job from day one. The programme also fulfils the Engineering Council's further learning requirements for registration as a Chartered Engineer. Gain a solid foundation in measurement science and control theory; Practise data acquisition and instrument networking; Study analysis of systems for condition monitoring; Investigate fault detection and control system design; Complete a hands-on project in the industry for experiential learning.

You'll find a welcoming community of people like yourself - hardworking, career-focused individuals with the vision and discipline to pursue meaningful work. We'll help you develop the tools to be successful, in your career and in your life. We hope you'll use those tools to make a positive impact on your community and contribute to the common good through everything you do.

The MSc Applied Instrumentation and Control offers graduates a highly focused skillset that's valuable to an extremely wide range of industries - any business that benefits from the measurement of process variables and environmental factors. For instance, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, optics and optoelectronics, medical instrumentation and more.

Across these industries, you might focus on computer-controlled instrumentation systems, process instrumentation, technical management and sales, process control and automation, sensor development and manufacturing, instrument networking, industrial development or test and measurement systems.

You might also pursue a career with a company that designs and manufactures measurement systems. Accredited by the Institute of Measurement and Control (InstMC) on behalf of the Engineering Council as meeting the requirements for Further Learning for registration as a Chartered Engineer. Candidates must hold a CEng accredited BEng/BSc (Hons) undergraduate first degree to comply with full CEng registration requirements.

Tuition Fees

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£5,500 per year

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RUK £5500; Fees are subject to change.

University information

University Ranking

77th

About this University

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) is the University for the Common Good – its mission is to support students to become entrepreneurial, confident, socially-driven and capable of fulfilling leadership roles in a global context. Career–focused programmes are available in business, engineering, health, vision sciences, nursing, life sciences, computing and the environment. As a GCU graduate, students will excel as a professional in their field.

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Glasgow Caledonian University

City Campus

Cowcaddens Road

Glasgow

G4 0BA

UNITED KINGDOM