Master's in Robotic Software Engineering

We are not accepting applications for the MS in Robotic Software Engineering program for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Join the innovators shaping the future of robotics.

Robotics is revolutionizing the world. From medicine to transportation to space exploration, there is no limit to how the field will transform the human condition.

Now, you can be part of this transformation. Brandeis GPS offers you the chance to turn your coding into practice with the software engineering skills and knowledge that will shape the future.

Respected as a leading degree, our online master's in Robotic Software Engineering is a first-of-its-kind program where you can:

This program has received official STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) designations.

Courses and Requirements

Part-time | Fully online | Financially accessible

Your 30-credit Robotic Software Engineering MS program has nine required courses and one elective.

Required courses expand your knowledge of fundamental topics such as modern C++ and robotics frameworks and machine learning, while electives give you the opportunity to build skills in a specific area of interest.


The Robotic Software Engineering Industry

The future is now.

Soon, robotics will permeate every aspect of day-to-day life. It’s one of the fastest growing tech industries.

Robotics software engineers work to develop software for robot control and automation. They empower robots to become more effective and powerful. Specialists are in high demand, with high-paying jobs found throughout the manufacturing sector and in areas as diverse as logistics, autonomous vehicles, agriculture and surgery.

Meet Our Featured Faculty

Leading a new wave of work

You’ll have the opportunity to work with some of the top professionals and influencers in the robotic software engineering field. All our instructors are also active practitioners, and their connections can help you reach your career goals.

Krishna Gopalakrishnan
Program Chair of Robotic Software Engineering program
Director of Vision Engineering, Realtime Robotics
Dan Hestand
Director, IT, Research Center, Raytheon Technologies
Imran Khan
President, SoftServ International Corp.
Daniel Pineo
Director of Algorithm Development, Leidos (formerly L3 Technologies/L3Harris)
Mike Salem
Principal Data Scientist at Genentech