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Robotics, Control and Smart Systems (RCSS) - MSc

The specialized master program in Robotics, Control and Smart Systems (RCSS) provides interdisciplinary academic and educational excellence in advanced sciences and technologies with unique educational, learning and research environment that advances scientific understanding enabling students to develop innovative and intelligent ideas for autonomous and smart products and systems to meet today’s most pressing challenges and prepare them for careers in industry, academia and research.

This program is facilitated by the available state of the art equipment at two Mechatronics Laboratories (Mechatronics Design Lab, Mechatronics and Intelligent Systems Lab) in the Mechanical Engineering department and MEM/NEM facilities at Yousef Jameel Science and Technology Research Center (YJSTRC).

smiling students working with a robot

Degrees and Admission Requirements

Students wishing to pursue a specialized master's in Robotics, Control and Smart Systems (RCSS)  should meet the minimum academic and admission requirements set by AUC.


Fellowships are highly competitive awards. They are open to new students and may also be available to continuing graduate students who display superior performance in their academic endeavors, depending on the availability of allocated funds for a given fellowship award.