• Name: Computer Engineering for Information System Management
  • Duration: 4 academic years organized into four-month periods
  • Study load: 240 ECTS credits
  • Format: Face-to-face
  • Timetables: Mornings (from 8h to 14h)
  • Run by: School of Engineering and Technology
  • Qualification: Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF)
  • Fees: Check out the cost and financing options for the study program at the following link (Fees and financing)
  • Access: See acces and university enrollment (Accés)
  • Places: 45
  • Languages: Catalan, Spanish and English
  • Minimum score: : 5,000 (17/18)
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Presentation

The studies are structured into eight periods of four months each including basic subjects (66 ECTS), compulsory subjects (114 ECTS), optional subjects (42 ECTS) and final project (18 ECTS). All the technical subjects have practices, wether in the subject itself or in laboratories for complete practices.

Objectives

Conceiving, developing, spreading, marketing and keeping computing systems, using own principles and methodologies of engineering and making informed decisions regarding: architecture, machinary and program platforms, networks and communications, quality and safety levels, adaptation to law, accessibility, ergonomy and usability. Managing and leading projects related to Information Technologies (IT).

WHY TAKE THIS BACHELOR DEGREE?

  • 1
    Official professional certifications

    Over the course of the program, our academic approach will equip you to pass the official Cisco and Oracle certification examinations, which are particularly valued in the employment market for computer technicians.

  • 2
    Computer technicians are in demand

    Computing is currently one of the professions in the highest demand on the employment market and will remain so in the years to come. Over the next ten years, it is calculated that there will be 900,000 jobs to be filled in relation to information technologies, according to the European Union.

  • 3
    Company internships

    TecnoCampus’s close ties to the business community enable us to give students access to internships to consolidate their knowledge in a real professional environment. Each year, over 700 students take part in internship programs, many of which are paid positions, in more than 1,500 partner companies.

  • 4
    Internationalization. International studies and internships

    Study agreements and internships in different countries around the world. As part of our commitment to internationalization, we have partnership agreements in place with 105 universities in 34 countries to give you the opportunity to experience studying or taking an internship abroad.

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Professional opportunities

The functions an engineer has to develop regarding computing are:

  • Analysis
  • Computer and computing department management
  • Management and organization of computer projects and data programming centers
  • Infrastructure maintenance
  • Architecture
  • Analysis and design of computer systems
  • System techniques
  • Databases
  • Network and communications
  • Technical consulting, computer auditing
  • Artificial intelligence and new technologies
  • Design
  • Selection and assessment of computer infrastructure and logic
  • Optimization of methods and ways of communication with the computer and the users
  • Creation of projects and applications to be analysed and executed
  • Research
  • Training
  • Commercial techniques and management places in any business area with the postgrade studies in economy.

 

Summary of acquired competencies

Analyzing, designing, creating and servicing information systems in different environments, selecting the most suitable technological solutions. Also heading workteams and managing computer projects and leading Information Technologies (IT) departments.