Study Plan

Macau University of Science and Technology
Master of Science in Intelligent Technology
Study Plan

This program is cross-cutting and requires having a good background in mathematical theory, system and control theory. It is to cultivate independent researchers with solid foundation in mathematics and science, multi-disciplinary knowledge background and innovative ability, capable of applying multidisciplinary knowledge and independently engaged in intelligent technology research, and system intelligence industry application and development.

IProgram Duration

The normal study period of Master of Science in Intelligent Technology program is 2 years and the maximum study period is 3 years.

II. Study Mode

Lectures

III. Medium of Instruction

English and Chinese

IV. Course Structure

Table 1: Core Courses (15 credits)

Course Title

Credits

Intelligent Control Technology

3

Optimization Methods

3

Fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence

3

Numerical Analysis

3

Introduction to Statistics

3

Table 2: Elective Courses (6 credits)

Notes: Complete two of the following six elective course.

Course Title

Credits

Introduction to Management

3

Introduction to Internet of Things

3

Pattern Recognition

3

Systems Simulation

3

Introduction to Algorithm Theory

3

Fuzzy Systems

3

Table 3: Other Core Courses (4 credits)

Course Title

Credits

Literature Survey and Thesis Proposal

3

Academic Activities (at least six times)

1

Table 4: Thesis (12 credits)

Course Title

Credits

Thesis

12

V. Learning Requirements

  1. Students are required to complete five core courses, two elective courses, two other core courses to gain 25 credits. After finishing each course, students have to pass the exam or finish a study report.
  2. Students are required to complete an original research master’s thesis and pass the thesis oral defense.

VI. Study Time

  1. The duration for taking all courses is 18 months and the duration for thesis writing is 6 months.
  2. Classes will generally be scheduled at nights in weekdays or day time in weekend.

VII. Graduation Requirements

Upon approval from the Senate of the University, a Master’s Degree will be conferred on a student when he or she has:

  1. Completed and met the requirements prescribed in the study plan of his or her program within the specific study period, and achieved a cumulative GPA of 2.50 or above (excluding thesis)
  2. Abided by the regulations of the University
  3. Cleared all fees and charges and returned all University’s property and equipment borrowed

If student passes all courses required in Table 1, 2, and 3 above with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above, but fail to submit or pass the final thesis oral defense during the specified period, he/she can only get a completion certificate.

Note: All curriculums and study plans are based on the latest announcement of the Boletim Oficial da Região Administrativa Especial de Macau.

In case of any discrepancy, the Chinese version shall prevail.

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