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A bachelor’s degree is often one of the first college-level programs a person pursues after high school. This academic degree can take anywhere from three to five years to complete.

What is a Bachelor in Automation? The study of automation can include robotics, electro-optics, cyber security, communication, sensors and many other scientific technologies. Often, this type of program is designed to give participants an expertise in robotics. Each university may have a different path for this degree. Some may even offer different focuses for scholars in this program. The required courses may include or be similar to introduction to programming and problem-solving, computer-aided design, mathematics for engineers and principles of robotics.

It is common for this type of program to help students develop scholarly research, critical thinking and leadership skills. These advanced abilities may make a graduate more marketable in the automation field, but they can improve a person’s life in other ways as well. For example, better critical thinking is an important everyday tool.

The cost of a Bachelor in Automation can vary from one school to the next. Often, location and program duration play a big role in tuition. To get an estimate, students may need to contact a university directly.

What type of career could this education lead to? That depends, in part, on a student’s work experience and other education. However, many students with this degree go on to become robotics engineers, professors, mathematicians, statisticians, manufacturing specialists and automation researchers. This education can also be used as a stepping stone for higher degrees, such as a master’s or doctorate.

Where is this program offered? Universities around the world offer a Bachelor in Automation or something similar both on campus and online. Ready to apply? Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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15 Results in Automation

Moscow Automobile And Road Construction Institute

Students receive training in the basic sciences in the theory of automatic regulation and control; in the field of applied sciences, including the development of automati ... [+]

Students receive training in the basic sciences in the theory of automatic regulation and control; in the field of applied sciences, including the development of automation systems using logical machines of varying complexity and microprocessor control systems. Students gain skills in the use of computers in the field of software development using modern programming techniques and modeling in the design of automation systems and automated control using modern software packages such as visual programming language VisSim, intended for simulation of dynamic systems and design systems management. Preparations are under way for the modern methods of synthesis of digital control systems, remote control software and fixed and mobile technological systems and robotic systems. ... [-]

Russia Moscow
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka UTeM

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering (Control, Instrumentation & Automation) involves wide range areas in discussing methods of production or products and equipment. ... [+]

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering (Control, Instrumentation & Automation) involves wide range areas in discussing methods of production or products and equipment. Control engineering, instrumentation, and automation is a combination of three areas, namely, Control Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering and Automation Engineering. The combination of these three areas will result in a complex system. It includes analysis and design of control systems, robotics, and exposure to the FMS system and automation.

Course Implementation

This course would take four (4) years minimum and consist of at least 138 credit hours.

This course will be conducted with approximately 80% of contact hours that emphasize theory and the remainder 20% meeting hour, involving the practical / laboratory experiments, computer-aided learning, and Problem Based Learning (PBL). It also encourages active and cooperative learning activities other than carrying out assignments, job workshops, industrial training and one final year project based on the industrial problem. ... [-]

Full-time
Campus
Qingdao Technological University Qindao College

This program is to train students to be high-quality engineering and managerial personnel competent in the fields of electrical-engineering-related equipment manufacture. ... [+]

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering and Automation

The program is taught in Chinese. This program is to train students to be high-quality engineering and managerial personnel competent in the fields of electrical-engineering-related equipment manufacture, system operation, automatic control, electric and electronic technology, information processing, experiment analysis, technological development and economic management as well as in the fields of electronic and computer technology and application. The major courses include: Circuit, Analog Electronic Technology, Digital Electronic Technology, Computer Control Technology, etc.

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China Qingdao
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Qingdao Technological University Qindao College

The four-year program intends to equip students with theoretical basics and specialized technical knowledge, and enable them to apply the knowledge and skills they have l ... [+]

Bachelor of Mechanical Manufacture and Automation

The program is taught in Chinese. The four-year program intends to equip students with theoretical basics and specialized technical knowledge, and enable them to apply the knowledge and skills they have learned to practice. They can be employed for positions of mechanical product design and manufacture either in enterprises or in research centers. The major courses include Mechanical Design, Welding Methods, and Equipment, Welding Metallurgy, Welding Production Management, etc.

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China Qingdao
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Universidade da Coruña

The Degree in Industrial Electronic and Automatic Engineering is a degree with practical application in most sectors of industry and society. ... [+]

Introduction

The Degree in Industrial Electronic and Automatic Engineering Qualifies for the regulated profession of Industrial Technical Engineer (Order CIN / 351/2009).

In addition to the professional exits, from the adaptation of the degrees to the European Space of Higher Education, this degree allows direct access, among others, to the Master of Industrial Engineering (Order CIN / 311/2009), academic qualification that qualifies for the profession Regulated Industrial Engineer.

Why study the degree

The Degree in Industrial Electronic and Automatic Engineering Is a degree with practical application in most sectors of industry and society.

You will acquire knowledge on industrial electronic systems, process automation, visualization and control of industrial plants, robotics, instrumentation and industrial computing, electronic energy management, home automation, design and industrial projects.... [-]

Spain Ferrol
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Acquire the instruments you need to control your engineering future. Study while you work via distance and have the flexibility to adapt your study to your life. ... [+]

Control your future

Acquire the instruments you need to control your engineering future. Study while you work via distance and have the flexibility to adapt your study to your life.

Why Instrumentation Control and Automation?

With a focus on the various aspects of mechanical and fluid engineering in the heavy industries, you will study the control and monitoring of industrial processes through computer networks and experience practical, hands-on study. Your first year of the course will give you the opportunity to explore all areas of the engineering field to allow you to take charge of your own career. You also have an opportunity to increase your knowledge further and combine your major studies with a four-unit minor in Management.... [-]

Australia Australia Online
July 2019
Full-time
Part-time
8 years
Online
UNIVERSITÉ INTERNATIONALE DE TUNIS (UIT)

The Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) or Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and Technology is a degree in engineering that allows both to practice in the computer trades and ... [+]

The Bachelor of Science - B.Sc. and Applied Bachelors Degree in Computer Science and Technology is a Higher Diploma in Engineering, available to Bachelor's graduates. After an integrated preparatory cycle, the student realizes an innovation project on an issue, and specializes enentreprise before finalizing a project graduation with memory (Bachelor Thesis).

The student can do a semester; project, specialty or internship at the end of international studies with partners of the International University of Tunis .

The diploma awarded by the Private International Higher School of Tunis is a Tunisian State Diploma accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and a German B.Sc. * degree recognized worldwide. B.Sc. allows both to work in the computer trades and to pursue engineering; Engineer's degree and Master of Science (M.Sc.) .* being accredited... [-]

Tunisia Tunis
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Liaoning University of Technology

This major is to cultivate applied talents of engineering technology with all-round development of morality, intelligence and physique that have the ability to develop, r ... [+]

This major is to cultivate applied talents of engineering technology with the all-round development of morality, intelligence and physique that have the ability to develop, research and technological management of mechanical and electrical products by use of professional knowledge, and also have strong ability of application and development of engineering software. Students can engage in work of mechanical design and manufacture, application and development of engineering software and technological economic management in processing and manufacturing enterprise, national institutions and scientific research colleges and universities after graduation.

To learn to master basic theories of modern mechanical design and manufacture, basic skills of mechanical and electrical development, methods of modern design and related automation technology. To conduct the development, research and technological management of mechanical and electrical products by using basic theories, computer application skills and professional knowledge... [-]

China Jinzhou
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Liaoning University of Technology

This major is to cultivate applied talents of engineering technology with all-round development of morality, intelligence and physique, solid theoretical foundation and s ... [+]

This major's objective is to cultivate applied talents of engineering technology with all-round development of morality, intelligence and physique, solid theoretical foundation and strong ability of practice and innovation so that students can engage in system operation, automatic control, power electronics technology, relay protection, experimental analysis and research and development in the field of electrical engineering.

This major mainly cultivate applied and inter-disciplinary professionals in the field of Electrical Engineering and Automation, emphasizing on fields of electric system and automation and power supply technology and the combination of heavy and light current, electro-technology and electronic technology, software and hardware, component and system, which enable students to learn the basic training of electrical and electronic technology and information control technology and to gain the basic ability of solving problems of electric engineering technological analysis and control.... [-]

China Jinzhou
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
University of Lincoln

This is an industry-guided course that aims to produce skilled engineering professionals who can actively participate in and manage the executive design and development o ... [+]

The Course

This is an industry-guided course that aims to produce skilled engineering professionals who can actively participate in and manage the executive design and development of automation systems.

Automation Engineering at Lincoln has been designed in collaboration with global industrial giants, such as B&R Automation and Schneider Electric. The course aims to give students the chance to design or manage systems produced through a combination of skills from the fields of mechanical and electrical engineering. This flexibility helps to promote a large variety of possible applications, helping students to learn how to manage the demands of the continuous evolution of technology as well as the job market.... [-]

United Kingdom Boston
August 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 6 years
Campus
Koc University - Istanbul Turkey

Computer Engineering is the study, design, and analysis of computer systems. The discipline covers the general concepts of hardware and software. ... [+]

Computer Engineering is the study, design, and analysis of computer systems. The discipline covers the general concepts of hardware and software.

The main fields of study include software engineering, computer networks, distributed and parallel computing, computer graphics, multimedia systems, embedded systems, cryptography, security, privacy, database management and information retrieval, artificial intelligence and knowledge-based systems and bioinformatics.

Program Objectives: Graduates should be Recognized for excellence in technical and professional problem-solving, teamwork, communication, and leadership skills, and excel in careers in national and international companies in engineering, research and development, business and managerial positions, Able to perform independent research to help define the frontiers of knowledge in computer science and engineering or related interdisciplinary areas and pursue graduate study at top-ranked universities worldwide to become future national or international academic leaders, Innovators and entrepreneurs with a global vision, who can develop new technologies and/or products, and found new national or international companies in computer science and engineering or related areas. Program Learning Outcomes Koç Engineering graduates Learn advanced mathematics and natural sciences, and gain the ability to apply this knowledge towards modeling and solution of engineering problems, Gain the ability to identify, formulate and solve complex engineering problems, Gain the ability to design a component, process, system, or product to meet desired needs under realistic constraints and conditions, addressing economic, environmental, sustainability, producibility, ethical, social, political, health and security issues Gain the ability to select and use necessary techniques, and modern engineering and information technology tools for engineering applications and practice, Gain... [-]
Turkey Istanbul
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Kazakh British Technical University (KBTU)

The Automation and Control program is dedicated to those who want to be fluent in modern methods of software development, network technologies of different scale and mana ... [+]

The Automation and Control program is dedicated to those who want to be fluent in modern methods of software development, network technologies of different scale and management information systems for different purposes.

Program objectives

Program Educational Objectives are broad statements that describe the career and professional accomplishments that the program is preparing graduates to achieve.

Within three to five years of obtaining a bachelor's degree in Automation and Control at Kazakh-British Technical University, we expect our graduates to achieve all or most of the following milestones in that they will be:

experienced and technically competent engineers in the field of Automation and Control with a solid foundation in engineering and technology which will enable them to apply a range of different approaches to problem analysis and synthesis as well as different solution strategies in tackling complex technical problems in the industry; competent, committed and capable members and leaders of system design, development and engineering teams, capable of functioning independently, professionally and effectively as they apply the conceptual knowledge and engineering skills gained during their stints at KBTU as well as later on in their careers in various automation and control related projects in their respective workplaces; technology pioneers and change agents as they apply their conceptual knowledge and engineering skills not only to design, develop and deploy state of the art automation and control related tools, techniques and technologies but also to catalyze change in the workplace and in the economy at large; lifelong learners who in a formal sense... [-]
Kazakhstan Almaty
August 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

The Mechatronics and Robotic Systems programme at XJTLU is a new cutting-edge major for a fast-growing industry. Students on this programme can learn and apply technologi ... [+]

Overview

Mechatronics and robotic systems are new branches in engineering that are applicable to every sector of society. Remotely operated vehicles on Mars, programmable washing machines at home, and automated robots in manufacturing assembly lines are just some of the applications of mechatronics and robotic systems. These products are essentially mechanical in nature but could not function without electronics and computer control systems.

The Mechatronics and Robotic Systems programme at XJTLU is a new cutting-edge major for a fast-growing industry. Students on this programme can learn and apply technologies in mechanical engineering, electronics, electrical engineering, control engineering and scientific computing. Graduates will be able to design, integrate, and test complete mechatronic systems and products.... [-]

China Suzhou
September 2019
Full-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus

The robotics and automation engineering technology bachelor’s degree provides students the technical knowledge and analytical skills needed to design, build, and control ... [+]

The robotics and automation engineering technology bachelor’s degree provides students the technical knowledge and analytical skills needed to design, build, and control the movements and actions of robots and automation systems. This program provides experiential learning in the fundamental areas of machine design and analysis and digital and analog circuits, along with specialized training in robotics and automation topics such as automated control systems, manufacturing, robotic programming algorithms, and various sensor systems including machine vision.

The robotics and automation engineering technology degree option responds to the increasing need for professionals in the growing fields of robotics and automation. The curriculum provides students with a solid background in the three cornerstone disciplines of the field: mechanical engineering technology, electronic and computer engineering technology and computer systems technology. Students are challenged to apply course principles in hands-on, industry-relevant projects throughout the program.... [-]

USA Salina
May 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Volgograd State Technical University

Production automation is a process in the development of machine production, in which the functions of management and control which were done by a man before the turn to ... [+]

Graduates of our University who studied within this program successfully work at the biggest enterprises and scientific organizations of Russia and abroad, hold positions from heads of departments and laboratories to main constructors and managing directors.

Production automation is a process in the development of machine production, in which the functions of management and control which were done by a man before the turn to devices and automated applications. Introduction of automatization on production lets significantly increase labour productivity and output quality, minimize the quantity of staff in different fields of production.

Automation of technological process is an assembly of methods and means, intended for realization of systems allowing managing the technological process itself without man’s participation, or giving a man an opportunity to take the most important decisions. As a result of the automation of technological process increase efficiency, safety, the economy of production processes and also the production ecology improves.... [-]

Russia Volgograd
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus