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Audiovisual Systems, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #300 (QS) Barcelona, Spain
The bachelor’s degree in Audiovisual Systems course at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech (UPC) provides the necessary cross-disciplinary skills to conceive, design, implement and operate products, systems and services in the field of audiovisual systems engineering, particularly acoustics, image, audio, video and multimedia. 


You will tackle the fundamentals and applications of audio, video and multimedia systems and acquire techniques for the analysis and synthesis of electrical and electronic circuits and digital and analogue communications. 

The programme

You will specialise in acoustics and sound systems, digital signal processing, communication systems, electronic equipment and devices and multimedia techniques.

Professional opportunities after graduating the Audiovisual Systems course at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech (UPC)

  • Design and development of audio and video capture, processing, transmission and reception systems.
  • Maintenance of television, audio and video systems, equipment, headers, and installations.
  • Maintenance of electronic and computer equipment for the audiovisual sector.
  • Development of storage, management, transmission and dissemination systems for audiovisual content.
  • Creation, programming, management and dissemination of multimedia applications and content following usability and accessibility criteria.
  • Design and development of acoustic engineering projects: acoustic design, PA systems, measuring systems, noise and vibration analysis and control, and environmental and underwater acoustics.
  • Freelance work: consultancy and advisory services.
  • Teaching and research.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Algebra 
  • Calculus 
  • Environmental Technologies and Sustainability 
  • Foundations of Computing 
  • Physics 
  • Data Structures and Object Orientation

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Admission 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

    3826 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3826 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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