What this Program is all about?
Robotics & automation helps you build your knowledge and skill base in the use of control systems, computers and information technology in handling various processes and machinery in an industry.
What are the courses you are likely to study?
Artificial Intelligence, Computer-aided Manufacturing, Computer integrated Manufacturing Systems, Robot motion Planning, Robot manipulators and many more
What are your career prospects?
Career prospects in robotics and industrial automation are booming. According to one source, Robotics-related services are pegged to hit $135.4 billion in 2019 in terms of worldwide spending. The manufacturing sector is one of the main domains for robotics & automation students. Almost every assembly line, right from automobiles to FMCGs, depends on robots to get things done. Healthcare is another destination for robotics students as medical procedures now bank on the precision and steadiness of robots.
What are further areas of research in this field?
Humanoid robots, Hybrid and Distributed Control, Mobile sensor networks, Vision, image and signal processing systems, Range-free perception-based navigation