UCL Computer Science


Robotics and Computation MSc

Robotics & Autonomous Systems (RAS) shape technology innovation in the 21st century, underpinning research in a wide range of challenging areas

To find out core information about this degree, such as entry requirements, programme length, and cost, visit the UCL prospectus site.

Programme information

Students undertake modules to the value of 180 credits, which comprises four core modules (60 credits), four optional/ elective modules (60 credits), and a research project/ dissertation (60 credits).

Core modules

Students take 60 credits of compulsory modules.

Optional modules

Students select a minimum of 15 credits and maximum of 60 credits from the programme's optional modules.

    Elective modules

    Students select a maximum of 45 credits from the programme's elective modules.

    The availability of optional and elective modules may vary, depending on your selection.


    Students undertake an independent or team-based research project worth 60 credits. The project will be related to a problem of industrial interest or a topic near the leading edge of research, and culminates in a dissertation.

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