Engineering Control Systems and Instrumentation at University of Huddersfield - UCAS

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Course summary

Grow your confidence as an engineering manufacturing professional with an MSc at The University of Huddersfield. Our Engineering Control Systems and Instrumentation programme enables you to acquire the key skills to operate effectively in a modern engineering manufacturing environment. This advanced course is ideal for you if your study or research interests include: • The manufacture or use of machine tools and automated equipment for the production of precision engineering components • Process control systems and measurement instrumentation • Manufacturing control, measurement control and computer aided engineering applications. You can look forward to honing your development and project management skills so you can step into roles in technical design, controls systems and instrumentation and more. Why study Engineering Control Systems and Instrumentation at Huddersfield? Our Engineering Control Systems and Instrumentation MSc enables you to learn and grow as an engineering professional, developing your technical and management skills for future work in the area of engineering manufacturing. A vibrant town surrounded by beautiful countryside, Huddersfield is a friendly and diverse place from which to study, offering lots of things to do between lectures. Have a coffee with friends from your course, or tuck into lunch at one of the town’s many restaurants. Top 3 Reasons to Study Engineering Control Systems and Instrumentation at Huddersfield 1. Knowledge – Learn from our team of professional engineers and technicians with experience in the engineering manufacturing industry. 2. Research – Our team will support your research interests, with very flexible routes to a PhD and laboratories professionally equipped for control, electrical, electronic and communications projects. 3. Accreditation – For those pursuing a Chartered Engineer (CEng) status, the course is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).


Our MSc in Engineering Control Systems and Instrumentation offers a wide range of modules across each year of the course, including many optional modules. Course modules include: • Process Measurement and Control • Manufacturing Systems Automation • Project and Finance Management.

Assessment method

Throughout the course, you will have the opportunity to get feedback through weekly SAIL (Score as I Learn) assignments, so you will feel confident in your studies and be able to access support when you need it. You will be taught via lectures, tutorials and laboratory practical sessions and demonstrations held in one of our well-equipped laboratories. A variety of assessment strategies to test your ability to apply knowledge and skills is used, including: • Examinations • Laboratory assignments • Projects.

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • Engineering Council
  • Engineering and Technology, Institution of

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally: * An Honours degree (2:2 or above) in Electrical Engineering, Control Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Systems Engineering or similar, or in a closely related science subject area such as physics or mathematics or an equivalent professional qualification. You are also encouraged to apply if you have other qualifications and/or experience and can demonstrate that you are equipped with knowledge and skills equivalent to Honours degree level.

English language requirements

If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, or equivalent will be considered acceptable.

Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our 'Where are you from?' information pages.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Republic of Ireland £7900 Year 1
England £7900 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7900 Year 1
Scotland £7900 Year 1
Wales £7900 Year 1
Channel Islands £7900 Year 1
EU £17000 Year 1
International £17000 Year 1

Additional fee information

Tuition fees for UK students will cover the cost of your study at the University. For more information about funding, fees and finance for UK students, including what your tuition fee covers, please see our Fees and Finance - Please note that tuition fees for subsequent years of study may rise in line with inflation (RPI-X). If you are an EU or international student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pages for full details of tuition fees and support available - Please email the Student Finance Office (mailto:[email protected]) or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.
Engineering Control Systems and Instrumentation at University of Huddersfield - UCAS