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Automation, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #501 (ARWU) Shanghai, China
Automation major at the Donghua University refers to the research on utilizing machines to wholly or partially replace human work. It includes various automatic control systems and robots, all sorts of automatic mechanisms, and all kinds of devices and systems for information collection, processing of information, processing and control, management and decision-making.
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The research of Automation major at the Donghua University focuses on the laws of interaction of information in systems and on how to utilize these laws for design, control, decision-making and management of systems.

The programme

The modernization of industry, agriculture, commerce, military affairs and daily life cannot be realized without the science and technology of automation. The development of some newly burgeoning disciplines and high technologies such as sciences of biology, information and materials also cannot be without automation. It is not boasting to say that there will be no new technological revolution without automation.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • circuit
  • signal and system
  • electronic circuit
  • computer structure and logical design
  • principle of automatic control
  • modern control theory
  • principle and application of microcomputer
  • computer control technology
  • data structure and software engineering
  • microcomputer design and system design

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

  • Printed and signed application form
  • Copy of official secondary or post-secondary educational credentials and full transcript
  • Proof of adequate English proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    8000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4000 USD per semester and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    8000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4000 USD per semester and a duration of 36 months.
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CNY 25,000

Living costs for Shanghai

  • 5481 - 10140 CNY/month
    Living Costs

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