No 1 in the UK for research output

Research Excellence Framework 2014

The only Department in the UK and one of the best in the world dedicated to Control and Systems Engineering

Department plays key role in UK's new Future Manufacturing Hub

£10million investment from EPSRC for the University of Sheffield to lead The Manufacture using Advanced Powder Processes (MAPP) Hub.

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NEW MSc in Robotics

Our new MSc in Robotics moves beyond traditional approaches to robotics, entering a new phase of autonomous robotics and systems that requires advanced knowledge, understanding and skills and an interdisciplinary perspective.

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EU Announcement

We are pleased to announce that EU students applying for a place within the Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering at the University of Sheffield to the 2018 academic year will continue to be eligible for student loans and grants - and will be for the duration of their course.

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Our graduates work all over the world for companies including Rolls-Royce, Jaguar Land Rover, Shell and Dyson.

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Our research addresses challenges posed by complex natural and man-made systems, the demand for higher levels of autonomy and intelligence of future engineering systems.

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