Industrial Automation, Instrumentation and Process Control

Due to rapid developments and evolving technology, the world is becoming increasingly automated. As a result of this, there is a critical shortage of industrial automation, instrumentation, control engineers, technicians, and technologists around the world.

EIT’s School of Industrial Automation will equip you with skills and expertise in the latest developing technologies in instrumentation, process control, which are critical in this fast-moving work environment.

Students will study subjects which include: process control, instrumentation, control valves, process plant layout, piping design, tuning of process loops, SCADA, PLCs, advanced process control (APC), boiler control, hazardous areas, safety instrumentation (IEC 61511 and IEC 61508), HAZOPs, industrial data communications, networking, deviceNet and Fieldbus, industrial wireless, radio telemetry systems, shielding/EMC/EMI, and noise reduction.

Undergraduate Certificate in Engineering Fundamentals

Undergraduate Certificate in Engineering Fundamentals

Upon completion of this undergraduate certificate, you will be able to apply fundamental principles of mathematics, electrical circuits, dynamics, mechanics,…

2 months

Undergraduate Certificate in Engineering Foundations

Upon completion of this undergraduate certificate, you will be able to apply fundamental principles of mathematics, design, drawing, physics, chemistry,…

2 months

Undergraduate Certificate in Industrial Instrumentation and PLC Programming

Upon completion of this undergraduate certificate, you will be able to apply fundamental mathematics, electrical circuit theory and analysis, process…

2 months

Graduate Certificate in Asset Integrity and Reliability Engineering

This graduate certificate will equip you with skills to investigate, analyze and present technical ideas, information and solutions on issues…

3 months

Graduate Certificate in Industrial Automation and Machine Learning

Advance your skills within the industrial automation and machine learning field in a short 6 months. Apply now.

3 months

Graduate Certificate in Research Fundamentals and Data Analysis

Use engineering practices and key research methodology to evaluate problems, use appropriate data acquisition and analysis to propose novel solutions…

3 months

Graduate Certificate in System Safety Engineering and Management

Graduates of this program will have an in-depth understanding and practical skills across a multitude of tools and techniques required…

3 months

Graduate Certificate in Industrial Instrumentation and Process Control

Develop your expertise in process engineering, gain in-depth understanding of process control for automated industrial systems and analyze problems related…

11 months

Graduate Certificate in Industrial Instrumentation and Safety Systems

Develop your expertise in Programmable Logic Controllers and industrial instrumentation,

11 months

Graduate Certificate in Programmable Logic Controllers and SCADA

Develop your expertise in Programmable Logic Controllers, and the concepts and technologies used in contemporary SCADA systems

11 months

On-Campus - Doctor of Engineering

Graduates of the Doctor of Engineering (DEng) will be able to make original and significant contributions to the development, application,…

1 year

Graduate Certificate in Electrical and Instrumentation in Oil and Gas Engineering

This graduate certificate will equip you with the necessary skills to enhance your career in the onshore and offshore oil…

1 year

Graduate Certificate in Safety, Risk and Reliability Engineering

Modern engineers face an intriguing set of challenges when tackling uncertainty, and they have developed some of the smartest methods,…

1 year

Professional Certificate of Competency in Safety Instrumentation Systems for Process Industries

Professional development course designed for engineers and technicians who want to design and implement safety instrumented systems.

2 years

Professional Certificate of Competency in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) & SCADA Systems

Designed for engineers and technicians who need to get practical skills and knowledge in the fundamentals of programmable logic controllers…

2 years

Professional Certificate of Competency in Instrumentation, Automation & Process Control

Designed for engineers and technicians who need to gain practical knowledge of selection, installation, and commissioning of industrial instrumentation and…

2 years

Professional Certificate of Competency in IEC 61850 Based Substation Automation

Designed for engineers and technicians who need to understand the techniques required to use and apply IEC 61850 to substation…

2 years

52892WA Advanced Diploma of Electrical and Instrumentation (E&I) Engineering in Mining

Delivered with a strong practical focus and covers a variety of skills required in the mining operations industry.

2 years

Professional Certificate of Competency in Hazardous Areas & Intrinsic Safety For Engineers & Technicians

Designed for engineers and technicians who need to understand the different types of protection, maintenance of safety equipment, and requirements…

2 years

52872WA Advanced Diploma of Robotics and Mechatronics Engineering

Delivered with a strong practical focus and covers a variety of skills such as electrical/electronic systems, mechanical systems, computers, and…

2 years

52886WA Advanced Diploma of Industrial Automation Engineering

Delivered with a strong practical focus. It covers a variety of skills such as instrumentation, automation and process control, industrial…

2 years

Professional Certificate of Competency in Control Valve Sizing, Selection & Maintenance

Designed for engineers and technicians who need a solid understanding of the fundamentals of their control valve design, installation, and…

2 years

52882WA Advanced Diploma of Electrical and Instrumentation (E&I) Engineering for Oil and Gas Facilities

Delivered with a strong practical focus and covers a variety of skills such as electrical engineering, instrumentation and control engineering.

2 years

Professional Certificate of Competency in Allen Bradley Controllogix / Logix5000 PLC Platforms

Designed for engineers and technicians who need practical knowledge in operating and navigating RSLogix 5000 software and associated platforms.

2 years

Undergraduate Certificate in Industrial Automation Engineering

Upon completion of this undergraduate certificate, you will have fundamental knowledge, skills, and understanding of Industrial Automation engineering disciplines.

2 years

Online - Bachelor of Science (Industrial Automation Engineering)

Upon completion of this program, you will gain skills and knowledge in the latest developing technologies in instrumentation, process control,…

2 years

Graduate Certificate in Industrial Automation Engineering

Upon completion of this program, you will gain skills and expertise in the latest developing technologies in instrumentation, process control,…

2 years

Online - Master of Engineering (Safety, Risk & Reliability)

The Master of Engineering (Safety, Risk, and Reliability) is the ideal gateway to boost your capacity to tackle these real-world,…

2 years

Online - Master of Engineering (Industrial Automation)

Upon completion of this program, you will gain skills and expertise in the latest developing technologies in instrumentation, process control,…

2 years