Automation Technology

We would like to welcome you to your studies at Novia University of Applied Sciences and to Master level studies in Automation Technology!

Study Start

The academic year 2022-2023 will commence, on Thursday 1 September 2022 at 9 am at Novia UAS Campus Vasa, Wolffintie 33. You will all meet on the second floor. Please be on time.

Remember to bring your original certificates, which you used in your application, on the first day. Also bring your passport or other forms of official ID.

If you have questions regarding your arrival in Finland, please check the links on the website regarding general information for new students.

If you have any questions about the studies please do not hesitate to contact undersigned. Questions regarding admission practicalities may be directed to Novia Admissions Services: admissions@novia.fi

Schedule for Contact Studies

Contact studies will mainly take place in Vasa. It is likely that excursions to other places will happen. Contact studies will be arranged approximately two days once a month.

Fall Semester 2022

Weekday Date Time Place Content
Thursday      1.9.2022  9-16     Vaasa Introduction day, research methods and scientific writing 
Friday  2.9.2022 9-16 Vaasa Research methods, Dynamical systems
Thursday  29.9.2022  9-16 Vaasa Research methods and scientific writing
Friday 30.9.2022  9-16 Vaasa Dynamical systems
Thursday  27.10.2022 9-16 Vaasa Machine learning methods, Scientific writing
Friday  28.10.2022 9-16 Vaasa     Research methods, Dynamical systems
Thursday  24.11.2022 9-16 Vaasa Dynamical systems, Scientific writing
Friday  25.11.2022  9-16 Vaasa Machine learning methods
Thursday 15.12.2022 9-16  Vaasa Machine learning methods
Friday 16.12.2022 9-16 Vaasa Machine learning methods

 

Spring Semester 2023

Weekday Date Time Place Content
Thursday      12.1.2023 9-16     Vaasa     Excursion day (to 1-2 companies)
Friday  13.1.2023  9-16 Vaasa Development of modern automation systems
Thursday  16.2.2023  9-16 Vaasa Development of modern automation systems
Friday  17.2.2023  9-16 Vaasa Intelligent systems
Thursday  16.3.2023 9-16 Vaasa Development of modern automation systems
Friday  17.3.2023  9-16 Vaasa Intelligent systems
Thursday   13.4.2023 9-16 Vaasa Project course in automation
Friday  14.4.2023 9-16 Vaasa Intelligent systems
Thursday  11.5.2023 9-16 Vaasa Project course in automation
Friday  12.5.2023 9-16 Vaasa Start-up seminar for thesis work
Thursday 1.6.2023 9-16 Vaasa Project course in automation

 

Studies

The studies lead to a master’s degree in Automation Technology and consist of 60 ECTS; 30 ECTS advanced professional studies and 30 ECTS master thesis.

The studies are primarily planned as part-time studies over two years. You can conduct your studies as full-time studies (1 year), if you have a clear research plan for your master’s thesis work. The criterium is that your research plan is approved by the head of the programme at the beginning of the studies.

Courses

  • Research methods and scientific writing, 5 ECTS (TKV21AT-01)
  • Dynamic systems - modeling, simulation and control, 5 ECTS (TKV21AT-02)
  • Machine learning methods in automation, 5 ECTS (TKV21AT-03)
  • Development of modern automation systems, 5 ECTS (TKV21AT-04)
  • Intelligent systems, 5 ECTS (TKV21AT-05)
  • Project course in automation, 5 ECTS (TKV21AT-06).
  • Degree Thesis, 30 ECTS 

Contact Details

Student Services Office

Student Service offices are located at every campus. The Student Service Office at Campus Vasa can assist you with student services once you have confirmed your study place. More information about the Student Service Office. Even during vacation, you can reach one of our student Service officers at this e-mail studentservices@novia.fi

Head of Degree programme