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Bachelor's degree in Industrial Electronics and Automatic Control Engineering

Terrassa School of Industrial, Aerospace and Audiovisual Engineering (ESEIAAT)

On the bachelor’s degree in Industrial Electronics and Automatic Control Engineering, you will acquire the knowledge needed to supervise and manage engineering projects in the fields of industrial electronics and automatic control: design and development of analogue, digital and power electronic systems and industrial control and automation systems. You will receive multidisciplinary training in the fields of analogue, digital and power electronics, systems modelling and simulation, automatic regulation and control techniques and their application in industrial automation, and the principles and applications of robotic systems, industrial informatics and communications.

Duration
4 years
Study load
240 ECTS credits (including the bachelor's thesis). One credit is equivalent to a study load of 25-30 hours.
Delivery
Face-to-face
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Fees and grants
Approximate fees per academic year: €1,107 (€2,553 for non-EU residents). Consult the public fees system based on income (grants and payment options).
Location
Terrassa School of Industrial, Aerospace and Audiovisual Engineering (ESEIAAT)
Official degree
Recorded in the Ministry of Education's degree register
Places
270
Registration and enrolment
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Legalisation of foreign documents
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Sixth semester

Eighth semester

  • CompulsoryECTS
  • OptionalECTS
  • ProjectECTS
Professional opportunities
  • Drafting and supervision of projects involving automation and control installations and electronic drive regulation.
  • Design, installation and maintenance of electronic control, power and instrumentation systems.
  • Design and development of industrial informatics and process monitoring systems.
  • Design, management and maintenance of industrial equipment and installations.
  • Drafting of technical, advisory and feasibility reports.
  • Management, organisation, planning and quality control.
  • Teaching and research.
Double-degree pathways at the UPC

You have the possibility of complementing this bachelor's degree with a specific pathway towards a double degree by taking an additional number of credits from one of the other degrees taught at the School. Generally, this involves an additional year of study. To gain admission to a double degree of this kind you must have taken a minimum number of credits on one of the bachelor's degrees. The number of places is limited.
  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial Electronics and Automatic Control Engineering / Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial Electronics and Automatic Control Engineering / Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering
With other universities or centers of higher education in Catalonia

  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial Electronics and Automatic Control Engineering / Master's degree in Industrial Engineering / Degree in Business Administration and Management (UOC).

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