Advanced Control and Systems Engineering (with Industry)Main Site
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Rank: 25 (UKEAS)
Location: Main Site
Study mode full-time
Start Date: 2020/09/01
Duration: 24 months
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University of Sheffield has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Accredited by the Engineering Council UK, Institution of Engineering and Technology and the Institute of Measurement and ControlThis version of our flagship course includes a 12-month work placement. In the first year, You'll take basic and advanced modules. In the second year, You'll put your knowledge and skills to work.We'll give you training in research skills. You'll carry out an extended research project with a dissertation. You'll also write a report and give a presentation based on your work placement.Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information.
You'll be an engineering, mathematics or science honours graduate with a 2: 1 degree. You'll also need to have excellent mathematical notation and basic computer programming skills. You'll need to provide a statement about your proposed work placement addressing the following questions: 1. Tell us about the industry you want to work in. 2. How does control and systems engineering relate to this industry? 3. What do you hope to contribute, as a placement student, to this industry or company? You may also have a telephone or Skype interview with the admissions tutor. English language requirements: Overall IELTS score of 7.5 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component.
IELTS: 6.5 (minimum of 6.0 in each)
Notice: This is the default IELTS grade for The University of Sheffield.
About this university
The International Office represents students from around the world to offer help and support for new arrivals in the country. They are responsible for everything from education fairs to help attract new students to proving support and advice once students are at Sheffield. They can also provide help and assistance on country specific matters such as visas and immigration as well as financial advice. The University of Sheffield Student's Union is at the centre of student life outside the classroom and is ranked as one of the top in the country. It was formed in 1906 and includes two bars, three club venues, a coffee shop, restaurant and even a student-run cinema unit. The radio station and newspaper are also run by students and there are some 350 clubs and organisations to get involved with. There are also organisations such as volunteering and to do charity work including the RAG or Raising and Giving society, which raises some Â£150,000 or more each year through various events.