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Informatics Engineering, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #300 (QS) Barcelona, Spain
Taking the bachelor’s degree in Informatics Engineering at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, provides the knowledge needed to conceive, design, develop, maintain and manage computer systems, services, applications and architectures and to understand and apply relevant legislation. 
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You will also become an expert in new methods and technologies in the field of ICTs, through the Informatics Engineering programme at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia.

Major in Information Technologies will train you in the design and installation of computer networks and the applications needed to satisfy the needs of organizations in keeping with security requirements.

Professional opportunities

  • Management, innovation and supervision of informatics in all kinds of organisations.
  • Software development, advice, consulting and technological support in ICT companies and others.
  • Teaching and research.
  • Management posts such as information systems manager, development manager, production and commercialisation manager, and head of informatics.
  • Technical or middle management posts such as project supervisor; functional analyst; head of department; consultant; database architect; quality, methodology or organisational officer; and systems architect.
  • Technical posts such as database administrator, network and systems officer, and information systems security officer. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • Partially taught in English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Mathematics
  • Introduction to Computers 
  • Physics
  • Programming

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Students from the education systems of EU member states or any other country that has signed a reciprocity agreement with Spain may apply for admission directly, without the need to sit the PAU, provided they meet the academic requirements in force in their own education systems to attend university. 
  • These students must have adequate knowledge of the language in which the courses will be taught. The Spanish National Distance Education University (UNED) is responsible for verifying these admission requirements.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3827 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3827 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2551 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2551 EUR per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Barcelona

  • 770 - 1360 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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