Master in Robotics

University West

Program Description

Master in Robotics

University West

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.

Students on the master’s programme have access to one of the country’s largest and most modern laboratories, the Production Technology Centre (PTC), which is equipped with industrial robots, as well as access to the university’s simulation laboratory.


Admission requirements

Bachelor of Science in:

  • Computer engineering
  • Electrical engineering  
  • Mechanical engineering or equivalent.

Additionally the Bachelor of Science degree must be comprised of a minimum of 12 HE credits in mathematics and include a proven basic knowledge of linear algebra, elementary analysis in one or more dimensions and basic statistics. Furthermore, undergraduate degrees should include a minimum of 7,5 HE credits in electrical technology / measurement technology / control technology. Verified knowledge of English corresponding to the course (Master Programme in Robotics) English B in the Swedish Upper Secondary School or equivalent.

English requirements: IELTS: An overall mark of 6.5 and no section below 5.5. TOEFL: Paper-based: Score of 4.5 (scale 1-6) in written test and a total core of 575. Internet-based: Score of 20 (scale 0-30) in written test and a total score of 90

Scholarships are available for non EU/EES students.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
1 - 1 year
Full time
130,000 SEK
Start date Sept. 2017
Sweden Trollhättan
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 1 - 1 year
Price 130,000 SEK
Free of charge for EU/EES citizens