This specialty has built a set of practical formation system for system designers which plays a great promotion role in the cultivation of students scientific literacy and innovation capabilities. This specialty specializes in the following directions such as, motion control systems, process control systems, integrated automation systems as well as the embedded control systems, and strengthens students’ system concepts and practical abilities. The graduates widely adapt the needs of the society and have good employment prospects. In 2005, it was approved as Jiangsu Provincial key brand specialty, and in 2007 approved as national level key characteristic specialty.
This specialty cultivates the students comprehensive application abilities of automatic control theory, computer science, electronic and electrical components, computer networks, information processing technology, undertakes in the electrical information field of related instrumentations and equipments, embedded computer control systems, application softwares of testing and control, motion control systems, process control systems, traffic control and intelligent building, etc. comprehensive automation and control systems research, design, development, operational management and decision-making wide aperture of high quality multi-skilled expertise.
The graduates should obtain the knowledge and abilities in the following aspects:
1. Have solid natural science foundation, good humanities social science foundation and foreign languages comprehensive capabilities;
2. Master this specialty field’s necessary broad technological and theoretical knowledge, which mainly includes circuit theory, electronic technology, control theory, information processing, fundamentals
and applications of computer software and hardware, etc;
. Grasp well the knowledge of motion control, process control and automation Instrumentations, electric power and electronic technology, computer application and information processing, have specialized knowledge and skills in automation specialty, and understand the cutting edge and development trends of this specialty;
4. Obtain good practical engineering training aspects in systems analysis, systems design and systems development;
5. Have certain expertise capacities in scientific research, technological development and organizational management, and have a strong ability to adapt in work.
Length of Study & Degree
Standard educational system: four years
Granted degree: Bachelor degree of Engineering
Trunk Discipline & Interdisciplinary
Trunk disciplines: Control Science and Engineering,
Interdisciplinary disciplines: Electrical Engineering, Computer science and Technology.
electric circuits, analogical electronic circuit, digital logic circuit, microcomputer principles and Interfaces, software technological fundamentals, automatic control theory, electrical power electronic technology, sensors and testing technology, signals and systems, PLC principles and applications, process computer control systems, motion control systems, embedded control systems and applications, control system computer-aided design, Modelling and identification fundamentals, introduction to robot control, etc.
Intensive Practice Teaching Link
Metalwork practice, computer application and fundamental training, electronic practice, electrical and electronic integrated experiments, EDA design, control system integrated design, production practice, graduation design (thesis), etc.