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Robotics and Autonomous Systems (with an industrial placement year) MSc

University of Sussex

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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    University of Sussex

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    26-SEP-22

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

The world of robotics is exciting and fast paced - revolutionising the way we live, work and play.

This is a conversion course designed for non-engineering graduates wishing to work for engineering companies. This MSc will give you the skills needed to work for employers developing or applying:

  • devices and systems for robotics and automation
  • smart systems with autonomous capability
  • ubiquitous and wearable devices.

You build on your individual responsibility, critical awareness, and creative thinking, and examine issues such as:

  • project management, planning and scheduling
  • resourcing
  • documentation and communication.

You will be supervised by research-active faculty and be part of our vibrant international community. We have strong links with industry, well-equipped research, and teaching laboratories, and we help you with your professional development.

Careers

An MSc in Robotics and Autonomous Systems could be your passport to a career in a wide range of established and rapidly developing areas that are changing our lives including:

  • smart technologies
  • driverless vehicles
  • vehicle design
  • renewable energies
  • film and television
  • car production manufacturing
  • space or underwater exploration
  • precision agriculture
  • medical diagnosis
  • remote and minimally invasive surgery
  • crime prevention.

Application deadline

01 September 2022

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 27,000overall cost

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Sussex

  • University League Table

    41st

  • Campus address

    University of Sussex, Sussex House, Brighton, Brighton & Hove, BN1 9RH, England

The city of Brighton & Hove is world famous for its openness and inclusivity. The city is only one hour from London and 30 minutes from Gatwick airport.
With world-leading development courses and highly regarded business programmes, Sussex has a reputation for expertise in sustainability and innovation.
A university with an international reputation, Sussex welcomes students to its friendly community of academics and students of over 150 nationalities.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    38th out of 113 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    139 63%

    40th

    4
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    94.0 94%

    12th

    6
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.75 75%

    95th

    16

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