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Robotics and Autonomous Systems (with a Masters industrial placement) MSc

University of Sussex

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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    University of Sussex

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    15 months

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’ll 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.

We also offer this MSc with an industrial placement year, making it a two-year course, or without a placement.

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
  • space or underwater exploration
  • commercialised agriculture
  • medical diagnosis
  • remote and minimally invasive surgery
  • crime prevention.

Application deadline

01 September 2021

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 24,300overall 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

Situated on the sunny South Coast, the iconic city of Brighton is only one hour from London with excellent travel links to both Heathrow and Gatwick airports.
The sector leading business school offers a complete understanding of management, owing to Sussex’s interest in policy and expertise in science and technology.
One of the most international universities in the UK, Sussex welcomes students to join its friendly community of 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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