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BEng Mechatronic Engineering with Industrial Experience / Overview

Year of entry: 2017

Degree awarded
BEng
Duration
4 years
Typical A-level offer

AAB including Maths and either Physics, Electronics or Further Maths.

Typical International Baccalaureate offer
35 points overall including 6 points in Mathematics and Physics at Higher Level and 5 points in another discipline at Higher Level.

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS .
Apply through UCAS
UCAS course code
HH63
UCAS institution code
M20

Course description

Mechatronics is the marriage of mechanical engineering with smart electronics and is vital to subjects such as industrial automation and robotics. 

To interact with an object, a mechatronic system must know where the object is, be able to move the object and place it in the required new position.  The electronics require information from sensors that can detect position, orientation, and visual or audio signals.  The electrical inputs from the sensors have to be interpreted and the appropriate signals sent out to the actuators to perform the required operation.  A good understanding of feedback control is also required to be able to make changes in the system from one steady position to another without oscillations or unpredictable movements.

In this course you will learn the techniques necessary for the design and implementation of such intelligent mechatronic systems.

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2017 will be £9,250, subject to government regulations on fee increases.. Future inflationary increases will be applied to each subsequent year of the course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £21,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Scholarships/sponsorships

These include:

Power Academy, UK Electronics Skills Foundation, International Excellence, Procter & Gamble, National Instruments and many more.  For more information go to the  Undergraduate Scholarships  page.

Contact details

Academic department
School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 9351
Facsimile
+44 (0)161 306 4644
Email
Website
http://www.manchester.ac.uk/eee
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