|Location||United Kingdom, Cranfield Campus|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
in engineering, engineering science, physics, applied mathematics or other appropriate applied science.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
You must take verified copies of the entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
IELTS: 6.5 overall
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
To the Applicant
Please arrange for 2 referees to provide a reference. Select at least one referee who can comment on your recent academic ability or employment experience.
To the Referee
Please comment on the applicant’s suitability to undertake such studies. Where possible, please try to cover the following points in your reference:– In what capacity you have known the applicant and for how long – If the applicant is still studying, the likely result he or she will obtain – The applicant’s ability to work alone or as part of a team – The applicant’s general character – Any particular strengths or weaknesses – How the applicant’s achievements compare to those of his or her peers – The applicant’s skill in the use of English where English is not his or her first language – Your reply will be treated in confidence.
The reference should be on letterhead paper and preferably typewritten.
Please arrange for 2 referees to provide a reference.
The global market for unmanned and autonomous vehicles is expanding rapidly. This unique MSc aims to equip graduates and engineering professionals with the fundamental knowledge and enabling skills required to develop a successful career.
Cranfield is unique in that we offer an MSc which covers a wide application within the autonomous vehicle industry. Achieving this highly sought after qualification with its strong industry links will enable you to differentiate yourself in today’s competitive employment market.
This masters covers the fundamentals of autonomous vehicle design and control, whilst enabling you to specialise in appropriate subject areas via optional modules and an individual research project. This flexibility means that you may tailor the course to your own particular interests and career aspirations.
The taught course element consists of lectures in three areas: dynamics, control systems, and autonomous systems and technology. The MSc consists of two equally weighted components, taught modules and an individual research project.
The industry-led education makes Cranfield graduates some of the most desirable all over the world for recruitment by companies competing in the autonomous vehicle market including: – BAE Systems – Defence Science and Technology Laboratory – MBDA – Other companies from our Industrial Advisory Board.
Graduates from this course will be equipped with the advanced skills which could be applied to the security, defence, marine, environmental and aerospace industries. This approach offers you a wide range of career choices as an autonomous systems engineer, design engineer or in an operations role, at graduation and in the future. Others decide to continue their education through PhD studies available within Cranfield University or elsewhere.