32 Masters Programs in Automation / Autonomous Systems

Students interested in engineering and automation of systems through programming often choose to pursue a master’s degree in automation/autonomous systems. This graduate program prepares engineers to apply their skills to automated system design and management. What is a Master in Automation/Autonomous Systems?  A master’s degree in automation and autonomous systems is awarded for… Read more

Students interested in engineering and automation of systems through programming often choose to pursue a master’s degree in automation/autonomous systems. This graduate program prepares engineers to apply their skills to automated system design and management.

What is a Master in Automation/Autonomous Systems?  A master’s degree in automation and autonomous systems is awarded for completion of a graduate studies program in a field that focuses on automated system design and implementation. The coursework concentrates on creation of intelligent systems through robotics and computer programming. Students in the program learn to apply their engineering and computer programming skills to computer-aided design and development of mechanized processes. Course participants can expect extensive training on research, planning and implementing autonomous systems that utilize robotics or computer-integrated manufacturing.

There are many benefits to earning this graduate degree for students from many academic or professional backgrounds. The degree expands undergraduate or professional engineering or information systems knowledge about robotics and computerized systems and prepares participants for careers in automated systems design and management. Students can use the program to sharpen their skills in a specific area of automation that holds their interest or benefits their career goals.

The program cost varies by university. Each institution will have its own program requirements for cost and duration, but most programs take approximately two years to complete. Prospective students should research each institution’s guidelines and requirements.

Graduates in the automated systems engineering field are in high demand by many kinds of organizations. Students who complete the program are equipped to begin careers in manufacturing automation and quality control, biotechnology, architecture, industrial design, medicine, telecommunications, transportation systems, aeronautics and aerospace technologies, and many other challenging environments.  Careers in these areas allow students to design and control systems with the best methods to achieve efficient production, communications, movement and other paths to efficiency through automation.

There are many international options for students interested in this master’s degree program. Our extensive database can direct students to institutions that offer the program along with further information about requirements and duration. 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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ESCP Business School London
London, United Kingdom

A flexible, 12-month, part-time programme including 5 week-long modules; two core components for each module: Management and Technology; a study in 2 different cities: London ... +

A flexible, 12-month, part-time programme including 5 week-long modules; two core components for each module: Management and Technology; a study in 2 different cities: London and Turin network with our 60,000-strong alumni and C-level professionals. -
Master
Part-time
12 months
English
May 2020
27 Apr 2020
Campus
 
University of Klagenfurt - Faculty of Technical Sciences
Klagenfurt, Austria

The Master’s degree program Information and Communications Engineering at the University of Klagenfurt builds on and develops skills acquired in the course of a Bachelor’s deg ... +

The Master’s degree program Information and Communications Engineering at the University of Klagenfurt builds on and develops skills acquired in the course of a Bachelor’s degree, like Information Technology, Electrical Engineering, Telematics, Robotics or Informatics. -
Master
Full-time
4 semesters
English
01 Mar 2020
05 Feb 2020
Campus
 
Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg
Sankt Augustin, Germany

Autonomy, adaptability and network integration are characteristic features of complex IT systems. Conventional control systems and architectures are no longer adequate to real ... +

Autonomy, adaptability and network integration are characteristic features of complex IT systems. Conventional control systems and architectures are no longer adequate to realize the potential of these technologies completely, nor are they sufficient to master the complexity of such systems. The international program 'Autonomous Systems' offers multi-faceted training in the fields of artificial intelligence and robotics, spanning a whole range of issues involved in the field. -
MSc
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Oct 2020
Campus
 
Tufts University - School of Engineering
Medford, USA

As intelligent autonomous robots increasingly become part of our lives, the field of human-robot interaction seeks to understand and improve all aspects of interactions betwee ... +

As intelligent autonomous robots increasingly become part of our lives, the field of human-robot interaction seeks to understand and improve all aspects of interactions between humans and robots. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Aug 2020
Campus
 
Eindhoven University of Technology
Eindhoven, Netherlands

Technological development offers new possibilities to make people's daily lives more healthy, safe, understandable, independent, fun and comfortable.

Technological development offers new possibilities to make people's daily lives more healthy, safe, understandable, independent, fun and comfortable. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Centrale Nantes
Nantes, France

The Signal and Image Processing (SIP) program address the theory and the practice of advanced data analysis techniques, from computational statistics, applied mathematics, sci ... +

The Signal and Image Processing (SIP) program address the theory and the practice of advanced data analysis techniques, from computational statistics, applied mathematics, scientific computing, and numerical imaging, to their practical implementation in several fields such as biomedical engineering, imaging science, audio processing, and information technology. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
15 May 2020
Campus
 
EIT Digital Master School
Espoo, Finland +8 More

For anyone interested in a career related to self-driving cars, robotics or artificial intelligence, EIT Digital Masters School offers a two-year master programme in Autonomou ... +

For anyone interested in a career related to self-driving cars, robotics or artificial intelligence, EIT Digital Masters School offers a two-year master programme in Autonomous Systems (AUS). -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Aug 2020
03 Feb 2020
Campus
 
University of Pavia
Pavia, Italy

The master’s program provides high-level education to graduate students with a Bachelor in Electrical Engineering or scientific disciplines.

The master’s program provides high-level education to graduate students with a Bachelor in Electrical Engineering or scientific disciplines. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
30 Sep 2020
30 Jun 2020
Campus
 
University of Siena
Siena, Italy

The MSc in Computer and Automation Engineering aims at providing high-level competencies for the design, management, development and innovation in the fields of advanced hardw ... +

The MSc in Computer and Automation Engineering aims at providing high-level competencies for the design, management, development and innovation in the fields of advanced hardware and software architectures, and of control systems and robotics. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Oct 2020
Campus
 
The University of Warwick, Warwick Manufacturing Group WMG
Coventry, United Kingdom

This degree is designed for engineering or STEM subject graduates. It is particularly suitable for those with a background in electronics, electrical engineering, control syst ... +

This degree is designed for engineering or STEM subject graduates. It is particularly suitable for those with a background in electronics, electrical engineering, control systems, or communications who want to play a role in the development of connected and autonomous vehicles, and the Intelligent Transportation Systems Network. -
MSc
Full-time
English
05 Oct 2020
31 Jul 2020
Campus
 
Eötvös Loránd University
Budapest, Hungary

The goal of this program is to prepare students for the design and development of software for intelligent systems including, e.g. autonomous cars. Students will get up-to-dat ... +

The goal of this program is to prepare students for the design and development of software for intelligent systems including, e.g. autonomous cars. Students will get up-to-date knowledge in one of the fastest-growing and dominant technological trends of the future. The training offers students the opportunity to acquire valuable knowledge and competences in software technology, real-time systems, artificial intelligence, robotics and deep learning, data mining, computer image and signal processing, process control, computer graphics, and vision. Electives include GIS systems, autonomous systems security issues and industrial mathematics. Students will be involved in the work of the research labs and can work on real industrial research together with professionals of leading companies interested in autonomous systems and autonomous driving. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Feb 2020
Campus
 
ENAC
Toulouse, France

Enac, the first European Aviation School, innovates by creating this new UASSM master to allow its students to acquire all skills to future professionals in this promising bus ... +

Enac, the first European Aviation School, innovates by creating this new UASSM master to allow its students to acquire all skills to future professionals in this promising business sector. ENAC benefits of its long history in education and research. -
Master
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Campus
 
Engineering Institute Of Technology
Perth, Australia +2 More

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 aut ... +

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. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
03 Feb 2020
Campus
Online
 
University of Lincoln
Lincoln, United Kingdom

The MSc Robotics and Autonomous Systems is designed to equip students with the advanced knowledge and skills to develop the innovative solutions required by the rapidly emergi ... +

The MSc Robotics and Autonomous Systems is designed to equip students with the advanced knowledge and skills to develop the innovative solutions required by the rapidly emerging global industry in Robotics and Autonomous Systems (RAS). -
MSc
Full-time
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia - IAAC
Barcelona, Spain

The Master in Robotics and Advanced Construction (MRAC) seeks to train a new generation of interdisciplinary professionals who are capable of facing our growing need for a mor ... +

The Master in Robotics and Advanced Construction (MRAC) seeks to train a new generation of interdisciplinary professionals who are capable of facing our growing need for a more sustainable and optimized construction eco-system. The Master is focused on the emerging design and market opportunities arising from novel robotic and advanced manufacturing systems. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
9 months
English
Campus