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COURSE TITLE Master of Science in Engineering (Electrical)
 
COURSE CODE PMSCELCPER8

POSTNOMINAL

LEVEL OF QUALIFICATION

NATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
FRAMEWORK LEVEL

DURATION

MODE OF ATTENDANCE

TOTAL ECTS CREDITS

M.Sc.(Melit.)

Second Cycle

Level 7

6 Semesters

Part-time (by Research)

90

COURSE OVERVIEW
This programme of study is also offered on a full-time basis. Please consult the Registrar's website for more information pertaining to courses offered by the University.


Areas of Research – Electrical Stream

Electronic systems engineering

• Electronic system design
• Aviation safety
• Avionics systems
• Air traffic management
• Trajectory optimisation, flight control and guidance
• Traffic collision avoidance
• Surveillance, cockpit display and instrumentation design, flight simulation and modelling.

Industrial Electrical Power Conversion

• Sensorless control of A.C. Machines
• Control of electrical machine drives
• Electromagnetic design of electric machines
• Direct Ac-Ac Converters
• Switching Power Converters
• Emc of power converters
• Electric transportation technology (Electric Cars, Electric Boats)
• Wind and P.V. grid connected systems
• Analysis of renewable energy systems for grid integration
• Microgrids and smart grids
• Quality of electrical supply
• Domestic and industrial electrical energy efficiency
• Energy efficiency in buildings.

Systems and Control Engineering

• Computational intelligence
• Signal and image processing
• Biomedical signal processing
• Neural networks
• Machine and computer vision
• Automatic control systems
• Adaptive and intelligent control
• Nonlinear control systems
• Robot control
• System identification
• Spatio-temporal system modelling
• Bayesian estimation.
 
ADMISSION AND
PROGRESSION REQUIREMENTS
The Course shall be open to applicants in possession of the following qualifications:

(a) a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degree with at least Second Class Honours or

(b) a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree with at least Second Class Honours in appropriate subjects as approved by the Board or

(c) a Bachelor's degree with a Third Class Honours in Engineering or in a relevant area of study and are in possession of other qualifications, including relevant experience following their first cycle degree or

(d) equivalent qualifications approved by Senate on the recommendation of the Board.

Admission of applicants under paragraph (c) and (d) shall be made conditional on the results of an interview and in such cases the Board may require applicants to successfully complete a preparatory programme of up to 30 credits prior to their registration to the Course.

The admission requirements are applicable for courses commencing in October 2017.

For more detailed information pertaining to admission and progression requirements please refer to the bye-laws for the course available here.
 
 


 

 

 

 
Last Updated: 16 April 2017
 
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