Masters Programs in Automation

Compare 18 Masters Programs in Automation

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Students with engineering, electronics and communications backgrounds often decide to further their studies by pursuing a master’s degree in automation.  Some engineering students want to take the next step from undergraduate studies toward a doctorate. Other students use this graduate program to further focus their studies in engineering with courses that will advance their specific career interests in automation and robotics.

What is a Master in Automation?  This graduate degree is a bridge to a career in automation engineering or to doctorate studies in automation and robotics. Engineers in robotics are in high demand, and the field is expected to expand. Students who enter this program will research robotics and how mechanization can be applied to processes in fields such as retail, transportation, manufacturing, medicine and aeronautics. This program includes a heavy focus on development projects and training to build robotics.

Undergraduates interested in robotics and engineering benefit from a Master in Automation by sharpening their engineering skills with a more specific focus in robot technologies. This program offers in-depth automation design and development training, useful for advanced positions in industries that rely on mechanization. It also prepares engineers with undergraduate degrees for doctoral work in automated machines.

The cost of the master’s program depends on the institution. The program usually takes between one and three years to complete. Students interested in pursuing this coursework should thoroughly research each institution to find a program that fits their financial and course length requirements.

As engineers in the robotics field are in high demand, students who successfully complete coursework in automation will have a wide variety of career choices. Graduates may choose to enter research and development positions, or manage automation in factories, transportation systems, large-scale construction projects, military projects or aeronautics and space programs. Automation engineers design and manage robots that assist humans, perform life-saving tasks in dangerous situations, build ships, control traffic and fly unmanned crafts, among many other revolutionary applications.

Interested students will find several international programs that offer a graduate degree in automation in our extensive 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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Master In Automotive Design And Manufacturing

University of Deusto
Campus Full time 1 year Open Enrollment Spain Bilbao

This master's degree is aimed at graduates in engineering, as well as technical engineers or higher engineers in the areas of mechanical engineering, industrial engineering, automotive engineering or other degrees related to the industrial area who seek to specialize in the automotive area. [+]

Who is it for?

This master's degree is aimed at graduates in engineering, as well as technical engineers or higher engineers in the areas of mechanical engineering, industrial engineering, automotive engineering or other degrees related to the industrial area who seek to specialize in the automotive area.

You will learn ...

This Master will train you as an automotive engineer who masters both the management and definition of the productive environment and the design and manufacture of vehicles and components. Thus, you will acquire solid knowledge in various fields of engineering such as:

Advanced management and production systems (improvement of efficiency)New materials and processes (vehicle lightening, consumption reduction, increased safety and comfort)Current and future technologies used in vehicles and which ones (new propulsion systems, interoperability, reduction of emissions)Numerical simulation tools used for the design, calculation and manufacture of vehicles and components.... [-]

Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation)

Engineering Institute Of Technology
Online Campus Part time 2 years January 2019 Australia Perth + 1 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 automation. [+]

The Engineering Institute of Technology is pleased to bring you the Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation)** program available both fully online and on campus in Australia. Please read below for details about both delivery options.

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 ... [-]

Advanced Master Unmanned Aircraft Systems Services and Management

ENAC
Campus Full time 2 semesters October 2018 France Toulouse

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. [+]

UAvs are nowadays essential and unavoidable component of civil aviation activities. Needs of the various actors, operators, major purchasers, manufacturers or legislators, have evolved considerably. This fast evolution faces numerous challenges: encouraging UAVs development and their new applications while ensuring an optimal level of safety of air transport.

Wishing to take up this challenge, 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. Particularly ENAC research program "UAVs Systems” addresses UAV’s integration in global Air Traffic, as well as in their applications. Air transport, surveillance, goods transportation, agriculture domain, defence industry as well as the energy sector are seeking experts in the new technology and its management.... [-]


Masters in Control and Robotics in Signal and Image Processing (CORO SIP)

Centrale Nantes
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 France Nantes

The Signal and Image Processing (SIP) program provides the necessary skills in signal modeling, image processing and machine learning, relevant to the theory and the practice of data analysis and information retrieval, for the development of modern numerical methods. [+]

Signal and Image Processing (CORO SIP)

The Signal and Image Processing (SIP) program provides the necessary skills in signal modeling, image processing and machine learning, relevant to the theory and the practice of data analysis and information retrieval, for the development of modern numerical methods.

The courses of 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.

The key feature of the program is the design of mathematical solutions, for signal and image processing problems, accounting for the physical specificities of this data and adapting the numerical implementation of these solutions to the application context, the data amount and the available computational resources.... [-]


Master's Degree In Automation Engineering And Industrial Computing

University of Oviedo -
Campus Full time 18 months September 2018 Spain Oviedo

The Master in Automation Engineering and Industrial Computing forms professionals capable of developing the potential of new technologies in industrial production, from the engineering and development of advanced automation systems, to the design of plant information management systems, supervision and complex quality control, with special emphasis on the application of Information and Communication Technologies in such industrial facilities at all levels. [+]

Professional outings

The Master in Automation Engineering and Industrial Computing forms professionals capable of developing the potential of new technologies in industrial production, from the engineering and development of advanced automation systems, to the design of plant information management systems, supervision and complex quality control, with special emphasis on the application of Information and Communication Technologies in such industrial facilities at all levels.

The graduates of this Master will be recognized experts in these fields and may exercise their professional capacity within industrial production companies, engineering or technology-based companies, where there is a real demand for professionals with this profile at regional, national and international level .... [-]


Master In Industrial Automation

SEAS Estudios Superiores Abiertos
Online Full time Part time 1500 hours September 2018 Spain Zaragoza + 1 more

The master allows a global vision of the entire industrial environment, analyzing electrical / electronic, mechanical, fluid, automation programming, industrial communications, monitoring and robotic systems. You will be able to train yourself so much for the elaboration of the process of design, start-up and maintenance of the automatic industrial installations. [+]

The automation processes in the industrial sector require professionals who are capable of knowing from a multidisciplinary point the programming and monitoring techniques , as well as the different environments (motors, actuators, pneumatic, hydraulic, variator, etc.) that must be programmed. .

The master allows a global vision of the entire industrial environment , analyzing electrical / electronic, mechanical, fluid, automation programming, industrial communications, monitoring and robotic systems. You will be able to train yourself so much for the elaboration of the process of design, start-up and maintenance of the automatic industrial installations .

Duration : 1500 hours. 60 ECTS./>... [-]


Master in Automation and Computing in Industrial Technologies

Technical University of Ostrava
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Czech Republic Ostrava

The Branch is focused to the exploitation of computers and automation of technological processes above all in the metallurgical industry by application of knowledge in the field of theory of automated control, integrated computer systems, modern methods of control with the exploitation of artificial intelligence and applied informatics and control of technological aggregates and processes. [+]

Study Branch

Economics and Management of Industrial Systems

Branch Profile

The Branch is focused to the exploitation of computers and automation of technological processes above all in the metallurgical industry by application of knowledge in the field of theory of automated control, integrated computer systems, modern methods of control with the exploitation of artificial intelligence and applied informatics and control of technological aggregates and processes.

Key Learning Outcomes

Knowledge

advanced scientific methods of modeling, simulation and optimal control of dynamic systems, modern tools and techniques for designing and implementation of complex control systems based on programmable logic controllers, programming of information systems and modern control methods, detailed knowledge of industrial technologies, especially in the field of metallurgy and related technologies. ... [-]

Master In Industrial Automation

INESEM Business School
Online Part time Open Enrollment Spain Spain Online

The industrial automation is in a constant renewal, which allows companies to obtain competitive advantages in terms of production. Make you a qualified engineer to integrate new production technologies, is the end of the Master in Industrial Automation. Get the highly qualified profile sought by industrial companies, and secure a job in a new profession with great expectations for the future. [+]

The industrial automation is in a constant renewal, which allows companies to obtain competitive advantages in terms of production. Make you a qualified engineer to integrate new production technologies, is the end of the Master in Industrial Automation . Get the highly qualified profile sought by industrial companies, and secure a job in a new profession with great expectations for the future.

Why does it prepare you?

With the Master in Industrial Automation you will be able to obtain the necessary skills to start up automated systems in the industry, from a starting point. You will distinguish the different components and configurations that have a place in industrial automation. You will learn to develop, both at the level of wired automation, and at the programming level of programmable automata and process monitoring systems such as SCADA and HMI.... [-]


Master's Degree In Automotive Engineering

Universidad Europea
Campus Full time 9 months October 2018 Spain Villaviciosa de Odón

The University Master's Degree in Automotive Engineering from the Universidad Europea is the most complete and specialized program in its category. You will be trained both in technical skills (Motors, Dynamics, Simulation ...) and in Management skills (Project Management, Commercial Network, Production and Logistics ...). [+]

Put yourself at the controls of your future.

The University Master's Degree in Automotive Engineering from the Universidad Europea is the most complete and specialized program in its category. You will be trained both in technical skills (Motors, Dynamics, Simulation ...) and in Management skills (Project Management, Commercial Network, Production and Logistics ...). The best way to be a professional that finds economically and technically viable solutions to the current problems of the Automotive sector.

You will work from the first day in workshops, laboratories and own design rooms: Engine laboratory (alternative fuels, gas measurement, injection mapping, engine bench for tests); wind tunnel; testing laboratory; manufacturing laboratories (CNC, cutters, milling machines); digital manufacturing workshop, robots ABB, Scorbot and Fannuc; state-of-the-art software (AVL, CATIA, MSC Nastran, Patran, Adams, Dytran, MoTech, Xflow).... [-]


Master in Intelligent Interactive Systems

Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 Spain Barcelona + 1 more

Future emerging technologies will provide both interactivity and intelligence. The master's programme in Intelligent Interactive Systems (IIS) addresses both trends, focusing on the design, analysis and development of agents and robots able to interact intelligently with humans and other agents, that is, agents that can perceive, plan, act, learn and communicate. The programme's lecturers are world-renowned scientists in the fields of... [+]

Master in Intelligent Interactive Systems

Future emerging technologies will provide both interactivity and intelligence. The master's programme in Intelligent Interactive Systems (IIS) addresses both trends, focusing on the design, analysis and development of agents and robots able to interact intelligently with humans and other agents, that is, agents that can perceive, plan, act, learn and communicate.

The programme's lecturers are world-renowned scientists in the fields of artificial intelligence, robotics, machine learning, natural language interaction and web intelligence. Students will learn about the languages, models and algorithms involved in intelligent interactive systems and will be exposed to top-level research in the field.... [-]


Master in Cognitive Systems & Interactive Media

Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 Spain Barcelona + 1 more

The mission of the Master in Cognitive Systems and Interactive Media (CSIM) is to train the researchers and professionals who will investigate, develop and design the interactive cognitive systems and media of tomorrow. The results may be physical devices, such as robots, or logical ones, such as sophisticated software that provides new experiences and/or virtual environments. The CSIM program draws on three main fields of knowledge. [+]

Master in Cognitive Systems & Interactive Media

The mission of the Master in Cognitive Systems and Interactive Media (CSIM) is to train the researchers and professionals who will investigate, develop and design the interactive cognitive systems and media of tomorrow. The results may be physical devices, such as robots, or logical ones, such as sophisticated software that provides new experiences and/or virtual environments.

The CSIM program draws on three main fields of knowledge: interactive technology, cognitive sciences, and interactive media. To achieve its objective, the program takes an interdisciplinary approach that is critical to providing students with an in-depth knowledge of the design, construction, development, deployment, and analysis of interactive cognitive systems and media, along with the necessary skills to successfully carry out all of these stages. The CSIM program's goal is to produce integrators of such interactive cognitive devices and programs.... [-]


Master in Mechatronic and Cyber-Physical Systems

Deggendorf Institute of Technology
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2018 Germany Pfarrkirchen

The consecutive master’s degree enables graduates of Mechatronics and other related fields of study to deepen their knowledge of networked systems in digital production. [+]

The consecutive master’s degree enables graduates of Mechatronics and other related fields of study to deepen their knowledge of networked systems in digital production.

Degree: Master of Engineering (M.Eng.) Duration: 3 semesters or 18 months Start: Course begins annually in October and March Admission requirements Undergraduate degree or equivalent with a min. of 210 ECTS credits from a German or international university in the following subject areas: Industrial Engineering, Engineering Physics, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics Required English skills Key areas of study Cyber-physical systems Cooperative and autonomous systems Advanced simulation systems Additive manufacturing Career Prospects: Master Mechatronic and Cyber-Physical Systems ... [-]

Master in Cyber­netics and Robotics

Czech Technical University in Prague
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 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. [+]

Field of Study

Robotics

Entrance Requirements fully completed 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)

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Faculty of Automation and Computing

Technical University of Varna
Campus Full time October 2018 Bulgaria Varna

Departments - Automation of manufacturing - Computer Sciences and Technologies - Electronic and microelectronic engineering - Communication engineering [+]

Departments Automation of manufacturing Computer Sciences and Technologies The department offers training on the following majors: Software and Internet Technology Computer systems and Technology Studies’ curriculum for the first time in Bulgaria is fully in line with international standards for training in computer science and technology. CST Department regularly updates their curricula, thereby allowing the latest achievements in the field of computer science and information technology to be promptly provided to the students. Updating curricula is based on the job market requirements for IT professionals on the most recent recommendations of the IEEE (World Organisation of Electrical and Electronic Engineers) and ACM (Association for computing machinery), and ongoing academic programs of leading universities. Electronic and microelectronic engineering Electronic engineering is one of the most high-tech and dynamic fields. It has significant influence and applications in many other scientific and technical fields. With their extensive knowledge and adaptive capacity "Electronics," graduates are well prepared for successful careers in services, manufacturing, consulting and design of electronic components and systems used in industry, medicine, communications, computers, etc. Department "Electronic engineering and Microelectronics" maintains close ties with industry and extensive international contacts. Research and applied research in the department are mainly in Electronic controllers and power electronic converters; Modern technologies for the design of integrated circuits and electronic systems, microprocessor-based control, management and diagnostics systems; Medical electronic equipment for prevention, diagnosis, and therapy; Information and measurement systems, industrial controllers and sensors. Students of "Electronics" can enjoy the rich library of technical periodicals issued by... [-]

Master Automatic, Automation And Robotics

laSalle Barcelona Postgraduate
Campus Full time September 2018 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. [+]

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? ... [-]