The University Master's Degree in Industrial Engineering (MEI) qualifies graduates to work as industrial engineers. The programme is divided into 120 ECTS credits. Industrial engineering is a profession with a long tradition and considerable prestige in Spain. The ability of graduates to integrate technology and to design, maintain and manage industrial processes means that they are in high demand on the labour market.
This master's degree is a continuation of the degrees in the field of industrial engineering, specifically the bachelor's degrees in industrial technology engineering, electrical engineering, industrial electronics and automatic control, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering and textile engineering.
It is also designed for holders of diplomas in industrial engineering and other engineering qualifications.
The personal and academic characteristics that are considered appropriate for students who want to take this master's degree are the following:
-A technical education and a desire for a career in the field of industry.
-Knowledge of basic materials and industrial technologies.
-The ability to analyse and assess the social and environmental impact of technical solutions.
The University Master's Degree in Industrial Engineering enables for professional practice in Spain. Graduates can find work in the following areas:
-Management of production plants
-Research and development