Engineering Cybernetics (PhD, 3 years) - NTNU - Engineering Cybernetics (PHTK)
The PhD programme in Engineering Cybernetics is intended for students who want to do research on the science of automatic control and monitoring of dynamic systems, such as robots, aircraft, marine craft, cars, electrical circuits, biological systems and process plants. You will be able to specialize in automatic regulation and systems theory for data-controlled protheses, automatic intelligent robots, unmanned aircraft, live pictures in a mother’s womb and much more.
A broad spectre of research specializations is available, offered by a large and research-intensive faculty that also gives access to international research.
The conditions for admission to a PhD programme are that funding is in place and that a five-year higher education programme, or some other equal education, has been successfully completed. The grade requirement is B or better from master’s programmes and C or better from bachelor’s programmes.
The PhD education is the highest level of education in Norway. A doctoral degree in Engineering Cybernetics gives innumerable exciting career path opportunities in academia, business and industry and the public sector.
The PhD programme is a three-year programme that is normally based on a five-year master’s degree or some other equal education. The programme consists of a coursework section of 30 ECTS credits and a doctoral thesis.
Programme code: PHTK
Duration: 3 years
Application deadline: Continuous
Department of Engineering Cybernetics, Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering