Teaching Controls and Mechatronics

Prepare students for multidisciplinary problems in automotive, aerospace, and Internet of Things applications with a project-based approach for controls, sensors, actuators, and mechatronics systems.

Rethinking Mechatronics Education

Controls theory and mechatronics curriculum require an active learning approach to translate theory to engineering intuition and prepare students for the complexity of applications in research and industry. Learn how Tsinghua University partnered with NI to develop a complete project-based approach throughout the curriculum to teaching automated systems and mechatronics.

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You can put theory into practice with this hands-on teaching strategy.

myRIO helps students to build real-world solutions in the classroom and in their careers.

LabVIEW Robotics contains everything you need to design a sophisticated robotic system.

Products and Solutions

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Labs for Teaching Controls and Mechatronics

Educators can develop a guided approach to controls with interactive teaching resources, complete laboratory experimentation and a platform developed for project-based learning with NI ELVIS and the Quanser Controls Board.

Software Solutions

Which License Is Right for You?

Give your team and your students access to the software they need when they need it. Offered in a variety of types and sizes, NI Academic Site Licenses include the software, training, and services you need to accelerate discovery in and out of the classroom.