Masters Programs in Robotics

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Robotics

A master is an advanced degree that is awarded for completion of study in a specific area. A master’s degree usually takes one to two years to earn, and graduates are often prepared for more advanced and higher-paying degrees.

What is a Master in Robotics? This program is designed to study the different areas of robotics. These include computer engineering, control engineering, mathematical modeling, and mechanical design. Some programs will focus on robotics systems as a complete system, while others will allow students to concentrate their studies in one certain area. Most programs will conclude with a master’s thesis, in which research will be done under the supervision of professional advisors.

One of the biggest benefits of studying robotics is that it opens the doors to a wealth of career opportunities. The skills and hands-on experience that students gain will prepare them with intense design and engineering abilities.

The costs associated with earning a master’s degree vary from one place to another. The tuition and fees will differ based on the international location of the school and the duration of the program. Students should contact the schools directly to find out what to expect as far as financial obligation is concerned.

Graduates with a Master in Robotics have a lot to choose from career-wise. Society continues to increase its dependence on automation, and robotics plays a big part. Robotic engineers are increasingly in demand, and work can be found in areas such as space programs, transportation systems, factories, and aeronautics. Graduates can work in different departments such as research, development, or in managerial positions.

If a career in robotics is of interest, you can start comparing different schools right now. Using our online database, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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ECAM Engineering Program

ECAM Lyon
Campus Full time 5 years August 2017 France Lyon

ECAM Lyon has been perfecting the art and methods of training engineers since 1900. Accredited by the CTI (Commission des Titres d’Ingénieur) this engineering school has always been able to provide its students with a human and scientific perspective of all major world changes whether economic, technical or industrial. This vision has allowed the students to face the challenges of a constantly changing industrial world. [+]

Masters in Robotics. ECAM Lyon has been perfecting the art and methods of training engineers since 1900. Accredited by the CTI (Commission des Titres d’Ingénieur) this engineering school has always been able to provide its students with a human and scientific perspective of all major world changes whether economic, technical or industrial. This vision has allowed the students to face the challenges of a constantly changing industrial world. The 5-year ECAM International Engineering program is a combined undergraduate & graduate course that leads to the ECAM Lyon Engineering Degree, the equivalent of a Master’s Degree. Students choose from one of the following concentrations: Robotics Engineering and Industrial Design. ECAM Lyon also awards a Bachelor’s degree at the end of the third year. Prospective: The demand for engineers in France and elsewhere is greater than the number of qualified graduates. International companies are attracted to France for its highly skilled workforce. They are recruited into all sectors of industry and service providers: transportation, luxury, research laboratories, finance, capital goods industry, etc. 35% of ECAM Lyon graduates, who all have international experience, start their career abroad. Key points: Status: Master’s Degree Field: Engineering Length: 5 years Level obtained: Bachelor & Master Admission: into 1st year of the Bachelor’s program. Pre-requirements: French Baccalaureate S, or any other national scientific High School degree or IB Diploma (with at least two High Levels in Math, Physics or Chemistry). Students with a French High School leaving exam in science (BAC S) from a high school in France or abroad must follow the APB online procedures (Post Baccalauréat Admissions). Students with an IB Diploma or any other secondary education leaving exam or diploma, will follow the application procedures specific to ECAM Lyon. To apply please visit: Apply Here All applicants will be assessed with an interview in person or via video conference which will be held in English. Associated Institutions: Staffordshire University; Politecnico di Torino English proficiency: all applicants must demonstrate their competency in English of a B2 level (CEFR) or higher. French proficiency: not required. French as a foreign language is taught to all non-French-speaking students. Tuition fees: 6,000 euros/per year for the first two years and 8,500 euros/per year for the following three years. [-]

Master in Nanotechnology

Technical University of Ostrava
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Czech Republic Ostrava

The Master‘s Study Branch of Nanotechnology is the second level of nanotechnology study following upon Bachelor’s study. [+]

Branch Profile The Master‘s Study Branch of Nanotechnology is the second level of nanotechnology study following upon Bachelor’s study. The study programme contains more advanced methods of the structural and properties’ study of nanomaterials, theoretical and experimental approaches. During the first year of study students may choose one of two orientations - physical or chemical. Both orientations have common fundamental theoretical and experimental subjects including modelling and computer design of nanomaterials. Key Learning Outcomes KNOWLEDGE The aim of the master‘s study of Nanotechnology is to provide advanced education of characterization and properties of nanomaterials. Students extend their knowledge of mathematics, physics and chemistry in specialized subjects as electron microscopy, magnetic and optic properties of nanomaterials. The programme includes study of the relationship between properties of nanomaterials and their structures and utility as well. Graduates will have gained detailed knowledge about modern methods of structure study (for example electron microscopy, atomic force microscopy etc.). SKILLS The graduates of Nanotechnology master‘s study can use specialized knowledge to solve practical problems. They can use advanced research methods in nanotechnology that allow them to obtain new information based on practice and theory. GENERAL COMPETENCIES Graduates are able to independently make responsible decisions to solve individual parts of a problem. They know how to solve practical problems with characterization and preparation of nanomaterials, can formulate the results of experiments and opinions of a research team in a report. They understand specialized literature and databases and can make use of this knowledge. Graduates are also able to present their knowledge and experience in a foreign language. Graduates have the learning skills to allow them to continue to study in a manner that may be largely self-directed or autonomous. Occupational Profiles of Graduates The two-year study program includes advanced methods of assessment of structure and characteristics of nanomaterials, both theoretical and experimental. Theoretical subjects include the study of the electron structure, optical and magnetic characteristics and deal with the relationship of the nanomaterial characteristics and their functionality. Molecular modelling and computer design of nanomaterials is also a part of the programme. Furthermore, the programme includes advanced experimental methods of the structure and characteristics of the nanomaterials assessment (e.g. various types of microscopy, spectroscopic methods etc.) with sufficient ratio of the laboratory work in the laboratories equipped with modern apparatus. During studies, a student chooses one of two specializations (physical, chemical), differing in the way of manufacturing and characterization of the nanomaterial attributes. Admission Requirements Determined by Dean, may include entrance examination, other formal documents. Graduation Requirement 120 ECTS Credits, Final state examination, Diploma thesis Course Structure Diagram with ECTS Credits List of courses is available at the detailed branch description page 30 ECTS credit per semester. [-]

Master of Engineering in Robotics

University of Maryland, A. James Clark School of Engineering
Campus Full time September 2017 USA College Park

For Master of Engineering students there are four prescribed areas of concentration within the Robotics curriculum. In consultation with the academic advisor, students should choose electives from these areas to make a well-structured academic program. [+]

Masters in Robotics. Admissions Requirements Full admission as a degree seeking student requires the following prerequisites: A bachelor's degree, GPA of 3.0 or better, in engineering; Aerospace, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Industrial, and Mechanical from an accredited institution. Courses in mathematics (Calculus I, II, III, & Differential Equations) are required to be considered for admission. Three letters of recommendation for the Master's degree. For Master of Engineering students there are four prescribed areas of concentration within the Robotics curriculum. In consultation with the academic advisor, students should choose electives from these areas to make a well-structured academic program. Please note that special topics courses may also be available in some semesters and students should talk to their academic advisor if interested in one of these new courses. Maryland Robotics Center An interdisciplinary research center housed in the Institute for Systems Research. The mission of the center is to advance robotic systems, underlying component technologies, and applications of robotics through research and educational programs that are interdisciplinary in nature and based on a systems approach. The center's research activities include all aspects of robotics including development of component technologies (e.g., sensors, actuators, structures, and communication), novel robotic platforms, and intelligence and autonomy for robotic systems. Research projects in the center are supported by the major federal funding agencies including NSF, ARO, ARL, ONR, AFOSR, NIH, DARPA, NASA, and NIST. [-]

Master in Robotics and Computer Engineering

University of Tartu
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2017 Estonia Tartu

MSc in Robotics and Computer Engineering trains highly qualified roboticists, computer and space engineers. [+]

Master’s programme in Robotics and Computer Engineering trains highly qualified roboticists, computer and space engineers. The programme provides broad knowledge in the field of robotics, computer engineering or space technology. Graduates can work in enterprises or research and development centres connected to their field of study. After successful completion of the curriculum the student: will have broad and systematic understanding in the field of robotics, computer engineering or space technology; will understand the necessity for human-centered approaches when conceiving and implementing new technological systems; will be able to provide consulting in robotics, computer engineering or space technology or cross-field consulting; will understand the ethical aspects and limitations of the field of specialisation and is able to evaluate the novelty, utility and/or economic efficiency of the results of his/her professional activity; will be ready to work in the industry as well as in the field research, development, and innovation (RDI). There are many reasons to study the programme: practical approach studies are conducted in collaboration with research groups opportunity to obtain teaching skills modern buildings and laboratories obtain knowledge of both hardware and software There is a strong emphasis on practical work. The programme will deepen the knowledge students gained during their Bachelor's studies and allow students to acquire new knowledge and skills in computing, robotics, computer science, space technology etc. Students have an opportunity to work for a semester (24 ECTS) for a company or research group in their chosen field. Students can also replace a study module with a semester abroad either studying at another university or working for a research company. Additionally students are offered management and economy modules to be able start their own business or work as a leading engineers for a company in their chosen field. Students can use many different digital eletronics laboratories which have modern equipment and tools, thus creating an excellent environment for studying and research and development activities. More info: http://www.ut.ee/robotics [-]

Master in Cyber­netics and Robotics

Czech Technical University in Prague
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The Czech Technical University (CTU) in Prague, Faculty of Electrical Engineering (FEE) opens a bachelor and master degree study program Cybernetics and Robotics. [+]

Masters in Robotics. Field of Study Robotics Entrance Requeirements - fully compleated application form - relevant bachelor degree Level of English - provide communication skills during the admission procedure Scholarship not for the first year students Tuition Fee (per year) CZK 132 000 (approx. EUR 4 781, USD 6 184) [-]

Master in Systems, Control and Robotics

KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Campus Full time September 2017 Sweden Stockholm

The purposepurposeaim of the Master’s programme in Systems, Control and Robotics is to equip students with the skills necessary tothe analyse, design and control complex technical systems. [+]

Master in Systems, Control and RoboticsThe purposepurposeaim of the Master’s programme in Systems, Control and Robotics is to equip students with the skills necessary tothe analyse, design and control complex technical systems. Such systems are key components in infrastructure and industry, andplay a host  a wide array of functions in our daily lives. Therefore, the successful integration of cutting-edge training in engineering with a balanced, holistic systems perspective will remain a crucial area of specialisation for the future.Programme outlineThe Master’s programme is taught in English and involves team collaborations and projects emphasising the academic and cultural diversity of the field. The coursework is based around four areas of focus: Robotics and Autonomous Systems (AS), Networked Control Systems (NC), Systems and Control Theory (SC) and Electric Energy Systems (ES). Students will be able to incorporate and use KTH’s strong ties with research and industry leaders for their thesis project in the second year, providing them with excellent career opportunities. Degree projectThe Master's thesis project is typically carried out during the second half of the second year, upon completion of the necessary programme credits. The project may involve work in a relevant industry or in a department at KTH, and may be combined with course work. For students who wish to pursue a career in research, the thesis project offers an excellent opportunity to develop contacts and the skills necessaryeded to work within a research group; and for those wishing to go into industry, it serves as an important introduction and practical foundation for a career with a prospective employer.Career prospectsA two-year Master’s degree in Systems, Control and Robotics rests on a core set of courses in systems and control and related subjects, and provides the opportunity to utilise a unique cross-section of courses from different disciplines – integrating, for example, Computer Science and Control Theory – to create a comprehensive education. As systems and control engineers require extensive training in the design and analysis of complex technical systems, this Master’s programme provides a strong foundation in both theory and practice. From advancements in health care and the vehicle industry, to providing a variety of important functions in all forms of manufacturing, a large variety of different system examples allow engineering students to combine several educational areas in new, innovative ways.... [-]


Master of Engineering in Automatic control, signal and Image

Centrale Nantes
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 France Nantes

The Master of Engineering in Automatic control, signal and Image is designed to promote a high-quality educational offer for the european and international students in the area of Automatic Control, and Production systems. [+]

This Master is internationally recognized and accredited by the French Ministry of Higher Education.

This Master is internationally recognized and accredited by the French Ministry of Higher Education. The quality of its courses has been recognized in the prestigious Erasmus Mundus framework of the European Commission

Language of teaching

Courses fully taught in English during the two years.

TRACK: CONTROL OF SYSTEMS

The aim of this track is to present the most recent results in modern control theory including application of optimization methods in control system design. Analysis and design of nonlinear control systems and structural approach to control will be given. An important topic of the track are advanced industrial control techniques, mainly structures and algorithms of linear and nonlinear model-based predictive control. These are presented within a general framework of a multilayer control structure, consisting of basic control, advanced control and set-point optimization layers.. ... [-]


Master in Robotics and Control

Umeå University, Faculty of Science and Technology
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 Sweden Umeå

The Master's programme in Robotics and Control provides a comprehensive foundation for a professional career in the field of robotics. [+]

Master's Programme in Robotics and Control

 

The Master's programme in Robotics and Control provides a comprehensive foundation for a professional career in the field of robotics. The programme is interdisciplinary, covering robotics related to both artificial intelligence and control systems, with contributions mainly from the Departments of Computing Science and Applied Physics and Electronics.

 

 

TeachingFocus may be put on either artificial intelligence related robotics or control related robotics, depending on the student's interests and qualifications.A relevant curriculum is guaranteed by lectures and hands-on assignments relating directly to ongoing research projects. Many courses in the program contain a large portion of laboratory work in order to provide experience with relevant software and hardware.... [-]


Master Automatic, Automation And Robotics

laSalle Barcelona Postgraduate
Campus Full time September 2017 Spain Barcelona

The Master in Automatic Control, Automation and Robotics raises the necessary training in the areas of Automation, Home Automation and Robotics for industry professionals have the knowledge and tools necessary to design, implement and monitor projects in the sector with current advanced technologies. [+]

Masters in Robotics. The Master in Automatic Control, Automation and Robotics raises the necessary training in the areas of Automation, Home Automation and Robotics for industry professionals have the knowledge and tools necessary to design, implement and monitor projects in the sector with current advanced technologies. Is the gateway to the certificates required in the areas of automation of industrial and residential sector. The program is oriented to the knowledge of key processes in the Sector of Autonomous Systems, such as Automation, Home Automation and Robotics. Master innovative at European level because it integrates industrial automation and robotics housing also emphasizes efficient programming and innovation of installed systems. Taught by professionals with proven expertise and prestige in the sector, among which ENCO, OPERTEK (Exclusive distributor of General Electric), MatrikonOPC, Lonworks or the Spanish Association of Robotics.) It is a program tailored to current professional needs of the sector and complements all professional oriented field of vocational training. It involves the necessary and sufficient for plus graduates who wish to join in the sector. very practical Master divided into three courses Diploma that can be taken separately. What do you prepare? You meet the training needs of companies dedicated to automation in industrial, residential and educational sector, mainly engaged in activities: Engineering and projects. Construcción. Commissioning of facilities. Operation and maintenance. Production and distribution of materials, equipment and services. To whom it May concern? Input Profile Aimed at professionals who develop or want to develop their career in the field of automation, either industrial or residential environments: engineering and projects, construction, commissioning, operation and maintenance, production and / or distribution of materials, equipment and services , etc. Recent graduates in engineering careers (technical and / or higher). Higher vocational training teachers who need to keep abreast of the technologies and systems. [-]

Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation)

Engineering Institute Of Technology
Online 2 years January 2017 Australia Perth

The Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation) perfectly addresses this gap in the Industrial Automation industry. [+]

he Engineering Institute of Technology is pleased to bring you the Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation)** program. IN THIS ACCREDITED AND PRESTIGIOUS PROGRAM YOU WILL GAIN: Skills and know-how in the latest and developing technologies in instrumentation, process control and industrial automation Practical guidance and feedback from industrial automation experts from around the world Live knowledge from the extensive experience of expert instructors, rather than from just theoretical information gained from books and college Credibility and respect as the local industrial automation expert in your firm Global networking contacts in the industry Improved career choices and income A valuable and accredited Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation)** qualification INTRODUCTION There is a critical global shortage of automation, instrumentation and control engineers due mainly to restructuring and rapid growth of new industries and technologies. The respected International Society of Automation (ISA) estimated that at least 15,000 new automation engineers are needed annually in the US alone. Many industrial automation businesses throughout the world comment on the difficulty in finding experienced automation engineers despite paying outstanding salaries. The Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation) perfectly addresses this gap in the Industrial Automation industry. The program's twelve core units, and project thesis, provide you with the practical knowledge and skills required. Students with a background in electrical, mechanical, instrumentation and control, or industrial computer systems engineering can benefit from this program. The content has been carefully designed to provide you with relevant concepts and the tools required in today’s fast-moving work environment. For example, Power Engineering covers major equipment and technologies used in power systems, including power generation, transmission and distribution networks. Programmable Logic Controllers covers in-depth principles of operation of programmable controllers, networking, distributed controllers, and program control strategies. Industrial Process Control Systems combines the process identification and feedback control design with a broad understanding of the hardware, system architectures and software techniques widely used to evaluate and implement complex control solutions. Industrial Instrumentation identifies key features of widely used measurement techniques and transducers combined with microprocessor devices to create robust and reliable industrial instruments. Process Engineering will enable students to evaluate and apply complex process calculations through application of control principles. Industrial Data Communications provides the requisite knowledge to manage modern field buses and industrial wireless systems. Safety Systems provides an introduction to the common safety philosophy of hazard identification, risk management and risk-based design of protection methods and functional safety systems. SCADA and DCS cover hardware and software systems, evaluation of typical DCS and SCADA systems and configuration of DCS controllers. Special Topics enable students to incorporate current technologies and the knowledge acquired from the entire course and thus solve complex Industrial Automation problems. The Masters project, as the capstone of the course, requires a high level of personal autonomy and accountability, and reinforces the knowledge and skill base developed in the preceding subjects. As a significant research component of the course, this project will facilitate research, critical evaluation and the application of knowledge and skills with creativity and initiative, enabling students to critique current professional practice in the Industrial Automation industry. COURSE FEES What are the fees for my country? The Engineering Institute of Technology (EIT) provides distance education to students located almost anywhere in the world – it is one of the very few truly global training institutes. Course fees are paid in a currency that is determined by the student’s location. A full list of fees in a currency appropriate for every country would be complex to navigate and, with today’s exchange rate fluctuations, difficult to maintain. Instead we aim to give you a rapid response regarding fees that is customised to your individual circumstances. We understand that cost is a major consideration before a student commences study. For a rapid reply to your enquiry regarding courses fees and payment options, please enquire via the below button and we will respond within 2 business days. [-]

Master Robotics & Transport

Ecole Centrale Lille
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 France Villeneuve-d'Ascq

The international Master MRT is designed to train international students interested in developing their professional knowledge and skills in [+]

Masters in Robotics. The international Master MRT is designed to train international students interested in developing their professional knowledge and skills in engineering sciences, and more specifically in the areas of autonomous robotics and intelligent transportation systems (automobile, aeronautics). The Master program is based on multidisciplinary lectures which integrate the concept of integrated design and intelligent prototyping. The graduates from this program will have thus multi-skilled competences, providing them with different possible professional positions as a product designer, an innovator and a manager. The students will gain autonomy in their project work via the program - a highly appreciated quality in the industrial world. Along with the scientific and technological knowledge and skills offered by the program, the master MRT students will also benefit from the opportunity to acquire knowledge of French language and culture through literature courses and cultural visits. ADMISSION CRITERIA - Bachelor in Technology: Mechanical Eng, Electrical and Electronics Eng, Industrial Informatics - Excellent academic records in engineering sciences - Adequate English language skills Enjoy a two-year Master program jointly organised by 2 high scientific level engineering schools in France. Acquire multidisciplinary competences, covering autonomous robotics as well as intelligent road and air transports. Learn from this French cultural experience to open up your career to qualified positions in industry and at PhD level all over the world. Apply for a European scholarship. [-]

Master in Robotics

University West
Campus Full time 1 - 1 year September 2017 Sweden Trollhättan

Robotics is a unique programme that occupies the area where mechanical and electrical engineering and computer technology meet [+]

Master Programme in Robotics

Robotics is a unique programme that occupies the area where mechanical and electrical engineering and computer technology meet. The depth and breadth of the course (Master Programme in Robotics) allows you considerable freedom of choice as to where you work. The fact that the field is so expansive is not surprising in view of the fact that, before long, robots will have been introduced in almost all types of production systems, and service robots will soon feature as part of our everyday lives

Programme description

The master’s programme provides the student with in-depth knowledge of robot systems, robot simulation and mathematical methods in the field. You can apply for this course (Master Programme in Robotics) irrespective of whether you have studied mechanical or electrical engineering, or computer technology as your first degree worth 180 HE (Higher Education) credits. It also includes an independent project assignment linked to industry and research. Examples of such projects include constructing, simulating or constructing a robot ¬system.... [-]