Are you passionate about electronics and automation? Do you aspire to deepen your knowledge and gain practical experience in cutting-edge technologies? Look no further! The University of Moratuwa is calling for applications for its highly sought-after PG Diploma and MSc degree programs in Electronics and Automation. In this blog article, we will explore the eligibility requirements, course highlights, and application process for this exciting opportunity.
To be eligible for the PG Diploma program, you must fulfill one of the following criteria:
- Hold a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree from the University of Moratuwa, specializing in Electronics, Electrical, Mechanical, or Computer Engineering.
- Possess an engineering degree of at least four years full-time duration or equivalent from a recognized university, in a relevant field approved by the Faculty of Engineering and the Senate.
- Hold a recognized category of membership from a recognized Professional Institute, obtained through an academic route, with a minimum of one year of recognized appropriate experience obtained after membership.
- Have a minimum three-year full-time degree from a recognized university, specializing in a relevant field, and possess a minimum of one year of experience in a relevant field after graduation, subject to approval by the Faculty of Engineering and the Senate.
Duration and Progression:
The PG Diploma program has a duration of one year and is designed to be pursued on a part-time basis during weekends. Upon successful completion of the examinations, assignments, and projects, candidates will be awarded the Postgraduate Diploma. Those who obtain a minimum GPA of 2.7 in the PG Diploma are eligible to enroll in the Master of Science (MSc) degree program.
The PG Diploma and MSc programs in Electronics and Automation at the University of Moratuwa offer a comprehensive curriculum that combines theoretical knowledge with hands-on experience. The courses cover various areas, including:
- Analog and digital electronic systems
- Analog and digital circuit design
- Digital control systems
- Digital signal processing
- Vision-based automation
- Radio frequency circuit design
- Medical electronics
The curriculum is designed to equip students with the necessary skills and expertise to tackle real-world challenges in the field of electronics and automation. Through a blend of lectures, assignments, and projects, students will develop a deep understanding of the latest technologies and their practical applications.
To apply for the PG Diploma and MSc programs, interested candidates need to follow these steps:
- Visit the official website of the University of Moratuwa’s Department of Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering at https://www.ent.mrt.ac.lk/msc-ea.
- Download the application form and carefully fill it out.
- Submit the completed application form by post to the Course Coordinator at the following address: Course Coordinator,
PG Diploma/MSc in Electronics & Automation 2023,
Department of Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering,
University of Moratuwa,
- The closing date for applications is 9th July 2023.
- Shortlisted applicants will be invited for interviews and placement exams on 22nd July 2023 (Saturday) morning.
- The course is scheduled to commence in November 2023.
The PG Diploma program requires a tuition fee of Rs. 375,000.00, while the MSc program entails a fee of Rs. 125,000.00 for the second year.
The University of Moratuwa’s PG Diploma and MSc programs in Electronics and Automation offer a unique opportunity for aspiring professionals to enhance their knowledge and skills in this rapidly evolving field. With a curriculum that combines theoretical foundations with practical applications, students can expect to gain a holistic understanding of electronics and automation technologies.
By enrolling in this program, you will have the chance to explore diverse areas such as analog and digital electronic systems, circuit design, control systems, signal processing, robotics, and more. The hands-on experience provided will equip you with the necessary skills to tackle real-world challenges and contribute to advancements in the industry.
The eligibility criteria cater to a wide range of backgrounds, allowing individuals with different educational and professional experiences to apply. Whether you hold a degree from the University of Moratuwa or a recognized engineering institution, or have relevant professional experience, this program welcomes motivated individuals from various backgrounds.
The application process is straightforward, with forms available online for download. Make sure to submit your completed application by post before the deadline. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews and placement exams to assess their suitability for the program.
The journey towards a rewarding career in electronics and automation begins at the University of Moratuwa. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to pursue a PG Diploma or MSc degree in this field. Take the first step by submitting your application and prepare yourself for an enriching educational experience.