We would like to welcome you to your studies at Novia University of Applied Sciences and to Master level studies in Automation Technology!
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: email@example.com
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
|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|
|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
|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|
|Thursday||16.3.2023||9-16||Vaasa||Development of modern automation systems|
|Thursday||13.4.2023||9-16||Vaasa||Project course in automation|
|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|
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.
- 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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Head of Degree programme