48 months
25670 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This specialist, four-year degree in Mechatronic and Robotic Engineering with a Year in Industry at University of Sheffield will develop your engineering skills across key areas of mechatronics and robotics, including mechanical design, electronics, computing and control. You'll also carry out an industrial placement to enhance your employability. 

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The Mechatronic and Robotic Engineering with a Year in Industry course at University of Sheffield is designed with input from our industry partners and our equipment is industry-standard, so you'll be given the best start for your career after university.

Key Features  

  • Our courses share a common first year. You'll get a foundation in a broad range of mechatronic and robotic areas such as mathematics, computing, control, electronics and embedded systems. 
  • In the first year, you'll learn how to control robotic systems and you will work as part of a team to design, analyse and test robots, autonomous vehicles and other complex electro-mechanical systems.
  • In your second year, modules cover advanced control theory, programming (C++), mechanical design and other engineering skills. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Digital and Embedded Systems 
  • Modelling, Analysis and Control 
  • Physical Systems  
  • Systems Engineering Mathematics 
  • Global Engineering Challenge Week 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Levels + additional qualifications | ABB, including Maths and a science + B in a relevant EPQ; ABB, including Maths and a science + B in AS or A Level Further Maths
  • International Baccalaureate | 34, 6, 5 in Higher Level Maths and a science subject
  • BTEC | DD in Engineering or Applied Science + A in A Level Maths
  • Scottish Highers + 2 Advanced Highers | AAABB + AB, including Maths and a science subject in both
  • Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels | B + AA in Maths and a science subject
  • Access to HE Diploma | 60 credits overall in a relevant subject, incluiding 45 at Level 3, with 36 credits at Distinction to include Mathematics, and 9 credits at Merit. Applicants are considered individually. 
  • Mature students - explore other routes for mature students

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25670 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25670 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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Mechatronic and Robotic Engineering with a Year in Industry
University of Sheffield


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