University of Oviedo -

Introduction

The University of Oviedo is a public institution of higher education and research in the Principality of Asturias. With over 400 years of history, it offers a full range of undergraduate degrees adapted to the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) in all branches of knowledge and postgraduate degree programmes in collaboration with national and international universities and more than 250 companies.

Campus of International Excellence

With an international calling, close ties to the region and a strong commitment to the transfer of knowledge to the business world, the University of Oviedo was one of the first nine universities in Spain to receive accreditation as a Campus of International Excellence on 26 November 2009. The CIE Asturias-Ad Futurum project brings together more than 300 regional and national institutions, companies and technology centres.

Major figures

  • 25.000 Students
  • 2.000 Lecturers and Researchers
  • 1.000 Administrative Staff members
  • 57 Undergraduate Degree programmes
  • 50 Master's Degree programmes
  • 6 Erasmus Mundus Master's programmes (3 coordinated by the University of Oviedo)
  • 24 PhD Programmes
  • 65 Certificate Courses
  • 210 Beds in university halls of residence
  • 800 International students
  • 17 Faculties and Schools
  • 38 Departments
  • €198 million annual budget

Seven campuses in three cities

Teaching takes place on seven campuses spread over the central region of Asturias: Oviedo (El Cristo, El Milán, Llamaquique, Catalanes, and Oviedo-Centre), Gijón and Mieres, in addition to offering various university services in Avilés. In 2010, it carried out an ambitious process involving the merger of centres linked to the Campus of International Excellence and has been set as an example of best practices for Spanish universities. As a result, the University has 16 Faculties and Schools, four affiliated institutions and the Professional School of Physical Education and Sports Medicine. Moreover, the International Center for Postgraduate Studies manages the Master's Degrees and Ph.D. Programmes.

In addition, the academic institution has fully-equipped sports facilities and modern, refurbished accommodation for students, lecturers and administration and service personnel.

Driver of research in the region

The University of Oviedo undertakes 80% of the R&D and Innovation activities carried out in Asturias and has cutting-edge services and facilities to facilitate the transfer of knowledge to the business world. The income it obtains from scientific output amounts to around 40 million euros a year, with nearly 500 contracts or agreements with companies to carry out research projects.

The Asturian institution also boasts two specialized clusters (Energy, Environment and Climate Change, and Biomedicine and Health) with close ties to the regional technology parks and the Asturian healthcare network.

Commitment to society

True to the historical legacy that made the University of Oviedo a pioneer institution in University Extension in Spain in the late XIX century, the activity of disseminating knowledge goes beyond its campuses to reach the whole of the Principality of Asturias. The Historic Building, located in the centre of Oviedo, is home to the LAUDEO University Extension Cultural Centre, where major academic and cultural events are held that are open to Asturian society at large.

As part of its corporate social responsibility, the University of Oviedo offers care and support services for people with special needs and a "Solidarity Space" where voluntary work and international cooperation actions take place. The Equality Unit ensures compliance with gender equality and work/family reconciliation policies.

This school offers programs in:
  • Spanish
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:


Master's Degree in Modeling and Mathematical Research, Statistics and Computing

Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Spain Oviedo

Aimed at graduates in Mathematics, Physics and Engineering who wish to complete their training, either by initiating research in Mathematics or acquiring advanced training in Applied Mathematics and Statistics for incorporation into companies or technology centers. [+]

Professional outings

Aimed at graduates in Mathematics, Physics and Engineering who wish to complete their training, either by initiating research in Mathematics or acquiring advanced training in Applied Mathematics and Statistics for incorporation into companies or technology centers.

Curriculum

Subjects

Functional and Fourier Analysis: 6 ECTSDatabases and Object Oriented Programming: 6 ECTSEquations in Partial Derivatives: 6 ECTSStatistical Modeling: 6 ECTSLogistics Models: 6 ECTSNumerical Methods in Physics and Engineering: 6 ECTSTemporary Series: 6 ECTSTheory of Control: 6 ECTSClassical Techniques of Optimization: 6 ECTSBioinspired Algorithms and Evolutionary Computing Techniques: 6 ECTSCoding and Cryptography: 6 ECTSNonlinear Dynamics and Applications: 6 ECTSComputer Aided Geometric Design: 6 ECTSVariety Geometry: 6 ECTSGroups and Representations: 6 ECTSIntroduction to Data Mining: 6 ECTSSignal and Image Processing: 6 ECTSStochastic Processes and Probability: 6 ECTSScientific Programming and Computational Algebra: 6 ECTSAlgebraic Topology: 6 ECTSFinal Master's Project: 12 ECTSAccess requirements... [-]

Erasmus Mundus Master's Degree in Sustainable Transportation & Electrical Power Systems

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Spain Oviedo

Students who successfully complete this Master's course will be highly qualified professionals in the field of electrical energy and new transportation systems, and specialized in the study of power systems applied to renewable energies and hybrid and electrical transportation systems. [+]

Professional Opportunities

Students who successfully complete this Master's course will be highly qualified professionals in the field of electrical energy and new transportation systems, and specialized in the study of power systems applied to renewable energies and hybrid and electrical transportation systems.

In order to meet this goal, this Erasmus Mundus master's programme has been designed in order to provide an advanced training and an integrated knowledge that will allow students to work in industrial or research activities in the energy sector. The curriculum is aimed at addressing the main challenges of the electrical energy sector and focuses strongly on innovation, sustainability, and energy efficiency issues.... [-]


Master's Degree in Automation Engineering and Industrial Computing

Campus Full time 18 months September 2019 Spain Oviedo

The Master in Automation Engineering and Industrial Computing forms professionals capable of developing the potential of new technologies in industrial production, from the engineering and development of advanced automation systems, to the design of plant information management systems, supervision and complex quality control, with special emphasis on the application of Information and Communication Technologies in such industrial facilities at all levels. [+]

Professional outings

The Master in Automation Engineering and Industrial Computing forms professionals capable of developing the potential of new technologies in industrial production, from the engineering and development of advanced automation systems, to the design of plant information management systems, supervision and complex quality control, with special emphasis on the application of Information and Communication Technologies in such industrial facilities at all levels.

The graduates of this Master will be recognized experts in these fields and may exercise their professional capacity within industrial production companies, engineering or technology-based companies, where there is a real demand for professionals with this profile at regional, national and international level .... [-]


Master's Degree in Geotechnology and Project Development SIG

Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Spain Oviedo

The Master in Geotechnology and Development of GIS Projects by the University of Oviedo, is aimed at providing students with the skills to acquire, manage, analyze, interpret and disseminate geospatial information. Attending to the market demand, aims to train professionals who are able not only to understand the methods and manage existing IT tools but also to develop their own programs in order to automate tasks and provide solutions to complex problems. [+]

This is a one-year Master's degree aimed at Engineers, Technical Engineers and Science graduates with knowledge of Physics and Mathematics and computer tools who can also prove an English level equivalent to B1 according to the Framework Common European Reference for Languages.

The Master in Geotechnology and the development of GIS projects is aimed at providing students with the skills to acquire, manage, analyze, interpret and disseminate geospatial information. By responding to market demand, it aims to train professionals who are capable not only of understanding the methods and managing existing IT tools but also of developing their own programs in order to automate tasks and provide solutions to complex problems.... [-]


Master's Degree in History and Sociocultural Analysis

Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Spain Oviedo

The degree is planned to meet a specific demand for research and contracts with administrations, companies, entities and social movements that have been periodically demanding work in this direction. The main part of this demand comes from the national research plans, undertaken by the ministries of Education, or Science and Technology; of the Autonomous Administrations, either directly from the Presidency, or through the corresponding Ministries (Education and Culture, or Housing and Social Welfare preferably), organisms and research agencies of an autonomous nature (FICYT, General Directorate of Universities of the Government of the Principality of Asturias), professional associations (Association of the Press, for example), social, political or trade union movements (CCOO, PCE, Juan Muñiz Zapico Foundation), companies (HUNOSA), Museums (Museum of the People of Asturias), or local administrations ( being the City councils usual funders of enough contracts and projects linked to the local history or ephemerides of different types). [+]

Professional outings

The degree is planned to meet a specific demand for research and contracts with administrations, companies, entities and social movements that have been periodically demanding work in this direction. The main part of this demand comes from the national research plans, undertaken by the ministries of Education, or Science and Technology; of the Autonomous Administrations, either directly from the Presidency, or through the corresponding Ministries (Education and Culture, or Housing and Social Welfare preferably), organisms and research agencies of an autonomous nature (FICYT, General Directorate of Universities of the Government of the Principality of Asturias), professional associations (Association of the Press, for example), social, political or trade union movements (CCOO, PCE, Juan Muñiz Zapico Foundation), companies (HUNOSA), Museums (Museum of the People of Asturias), or local administrations ( being the City councils usual funders of enough contracts and projects linked to the local history or ephemerides of different types).... [-]


Master's Degree in Industrial Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Spain Oviedo

The master speaks for the exercise of the profession of Industrial Engineer as established by Order CIN / 311/2009 where the requirements are established for the verification of the university degrees that qualify for the exercise of the regulated profession. [+]

Professional outings

The master speaks for the exercise of the profession of Industrial Engineer as established by Order CIN / 311/2009 where the requirements are established for the verification of the university degrees that qualify for the exercise of the regulated profession.

Curriculum/>

The curriculum is structured in 120 ECTS, divided into four semesters and 18 modules/>

Subject: Industrial TechnologiesSubjects: 830 ECTSSubject: ManagementSubjects: 315 ECTSSubject: FacilitiesSubjects: 415 ECTSSubject: Itinerary for graduates in Mechanical Engineering, and assimilatedSubjects: 830 ECTSSubject: Itinerary for graduates in Electrical Engineering, graduates in Industrial Electronics and Automation, and assimilatedSubjects: 830 ECTSSubject: Itinerary for graduates in Industrial Chemical Engineering, and assimilatedSubjects: 830 ECTS... [-]

Master's Degree in Integrity and Durability of Materials, Components and Structures

Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Spain Oviedo

The Interuniversity Master in Integrity and Durability of Materials, Components and Structures jointly proposed by the Universities of Burgos, Cantabria and Oviedo intends to confer on engineering graduates specialized training in the analysis of behavior in service of materials and industrial components, from its sizing and calculation, going through the selection of the appropriate material or materials and their manufacturing, union and protection processes. The program focuses on the study of deterioration processes in service of all types of components and materials, as a result of the action of mechanical loads, extreme temperatures or aggressive environments, as well as the presence of defects and the interaction of all these actions. Another important aspect that is dealt with during the course is the assessment of the existing defects and the calculation of the life of the components in the different service situations (under static and dynamic loads, at low and high temperatures, in the presence of environments of greater or less aggressive) as well as the analysis of failures of varied real components, in order to propose corrective measures to prevent their repetition. [+]

Professional outings

The Interuniversity Master in Integrity and Durability of Materials, Components and Structures jointly proposed by the Universities of Burgos, Cantabria and Oviedo intends to confer on engineering graduates specialized training in the analysis of behavior in service of materials and industrial components, from its sizing and calculation, going through the selection of the appropriate material or materials and their manufacturing, union and protection processes. The program focuses on the study of deterioration processes in service of all types of components and materials, as a result of the action of mechanical loads, extreme temperatures or aggressive environments, as well as the presence of defects and the interaction of all these actions. Another important aspect that is dealt with during the course is the assessment of the existing defects and the calculation of the life of the components in the different service situations (under static and dynamic loads, at low and high temperatures, in the presence of environments of greater or less aggressive) as well as the analysis of failures of varied real components, in order to propose corrective measures to prevent their repetition.... [-]


Master's Degree in Nautical and Maritime Transport Management

Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Spain Oviedo

The Master in Nautical and Maritime Transport Management offers both theoretical and practical training of professionals, in order to acquire the skills, skills and abilities necessary to exercise the profession of Captain of the merchant marine without limitation, as well as to hold positions of responsibility and management in companies related to the maritime sector. It is a Master that allows the acquisition of knowledge and skills prepared by highly qualified professionals. The graduates will be professionals who have acquired applied, integrating and multidisciplinary knowledge within the nautical engineering and maritime transport with the professional competences they have to assume to join the exercise of the profession of Captain. [+]

Professional outings

The Master in Nautical and Maritime Transport Management offers both theoretical and practical training of professionals, in order to acquire the skills, skills and abilities necessary to exercise the profession of Captain of the merchant marine without limitation, as well as to hold positions of responsibility and management in companies related to the maritime sector. It is a Master that allows the acquisition of knowledge and skills prepared by highly qualified professionals. The graduates will be professionals who have acquired applied, integrating and multidisciplinary knowledge within the nautical engineering and maritime transport with the professional competences they have to assume to join the exercise of the profession of Captain.... [-]


Master's Degree in Project Management

Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Spain Oviedo

This interuniversity Master, taught by the Universities of Oviedo, Rioja and P. de Navarra, provides specific training to know in depth the principles of Project Management and develop the skills and abilities necessary for the overall direction of a project, ensuring compliance of objectives. [+]

Professional outings

This interuniversity Master, taught by the Universities of Oviedo, Rioja and P. de Navarra, provides specific training to know in depth the principles of Project Management and develop the skills and abilities necessary for the overall direction of a project, ensuring compliance of objectives.

Form professionals capable of managing the development of a project in all its phases from the idea to its delivery, acting in a coordinated manner to the different agents involved, through a program that incorporates the basic principles of international standards of IPMA and PMI .

In summary, it is intended that all students once completed their training are able to face a project of any discipline and can manage and manage in an integrated manner the temporary organization generated to achieve all its objectives, including from the election and organization of the team, the estimation, the planning, the control or the generation of documentation up to the management of purchases and contracts, including the development of new strategies, methods, techniques or tools that allow to advance this field of knowledge until it reaches a level of excellence.... [-]


Master's Degree in Scientific Culture and Innovation

Online & Campus Combined Full time 1 year September 2019 Spain Oviedo

Graduates of the Master's Degree will be able to perform a professional or research task, from an interdisciplinary perspective and with a conceptual basis in the international field of social studies of science and innovation studies, around analysis, promotion, dissemination, evaluation and management of scientific culture and innovation. In this way, they will be able to develop professional tasks such as scientific dissemination, research and evaluation of policies for the promotion and dissemination of scientific culture and innovation, and the management of research and promotion projects in these fields. [+]

Professional outings

Graduates of the Master's Degree will be able to perform a professional or research task, from an interdisciplinary perspective and with a conceptual basis in the international field of social studies of science and innovation studies, around analysis, promotion, dissemination, evaluation and management of scientific culture and innovation. In this way, they will be able to develop professional tasks such as scientific dissemination, research and evaluation of policies for the promotion and dissemination of scientific culture and innovation, and the management of research and promotion projects in these fields.

Curriculum

The Master's degree consists of a total of 60 ECTS, developed throughout an academic year and distributed in three modules. It has four itineraries, two on scientific culture (one with professional orientation and another with academic orientation) and two on innovation culture (also with a professional and academic profile). The itineraries of scientific culture will be taught at the University of Oviedo and the innovation culture itineraries will be taught at the Polytechnic University of Valencia.... [-]


Master's Degree in Sectoral Economics Studies

Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Spain Oviedo

This master's degree aims to provide specialized postgraduate training in the field of sector analysis to professionals who work in different fields and wish to update and expand their knowledge. [+]

Professional outings

This master's degree aims to provide specialized postgraduate training in the field of sector analysis to professionals who work in different fields and wish to update and expand their knowledge.

The improvement of qualifications and professional skills, reinforcing the adequacy between supply and demand, has been identified as a need in the recent report "Professional skills and employability" of the Economic and Social Council, which also highlights the changing dynamics in the productive environment and the needs of companies, which entail a greater demand for integration between theory and professional practice and management by competencies.

The dynamics in the productive sectors, which were a key factor for European economic growth, together with the organizational evolution of both companies and public administrations, has fostered a growing need for economic knowledge applied to the different productive sectors, in very diverse People trained in the field of humanities, particularly in Geography, perform tasks in the field of Local Development and Territorial Policies; graduates from the field of environmental sciences and nature intervene in plans and programs associated with the development of areas of high ecological value; Qualified medical personnel in the field of health sciences are in charge of management tasks; the traditional participation of engineers in management tasks reaches its maximum with the incorporation of new technologies, particularly in industry, the energy subsector and construction; likewise it happens in the educational field, where graduates in Pedagogy are incorporated into the teams that govern educational policies of the autonomous communities. The aforementioned entails the... [-]


Master's Degree in Telecommunications Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Spain Oviedo

The master's degree speaks for the Telecommunication Engineer's profession according to the objectives and competences defined for it and established in Order CIN 355/2009. [+]

Professional outings

The master's degree speaks for the Telecommunication Engineer's profession according to the objectives and competences defined for it and established in Order CIN 355/2009.

Curriculum

The Curriculum is structured in common subjects for all the students complemented with a block of optional subjects that include the realization of practices in company. At the same time, each of the subjects has been designed considering the homogeneity of its contents and competences, trying to ensure, also, a correct sequencing of the same. For this, the subjects group subjects according to affinity of competences and contents of the same.

The nature of the majority of subjects is compulsory, leaving a single subject of optional character with contents from which the student must select a total of 6 ECTS (two elective subjects). In turn, for the Final Master's Project it consists of 24 ECTS.... [-]


Master's Degree in Web Engineering

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Spain Oviedo

Master course designed for training engineers on Web development and Web technologies. This is an official master of the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) lasting two years. The subjects of this course are mainly focused on laboratory work and are given one after the other, rather than being taught in parallel as the undergraduate courses. [+]

Master course designed for training engineers on Web development and Web technologies.

This is an official master of the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) lasting two years. The subjects of this course are mainly focused on laboratory work and are given one after the other, rather than being taught in parallel as the undergraduate courses.

Based on the number of ECTS(European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) assigned to a subject, it may last between one and three weeks (including evaluation) before the next subject begins. This approach allows a greater degree of specialization of the studies.

One Master, two Specializations

This dual master has two specializations for which the student can choose:... [-]


Master in Analytical & Bioanalytical Sciences

Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Spain Oviedo

Considering the specific characteristics of the Master's course, on completion of the course, graduates will have acquired a theoretical and practical training in the current techniques of instrumental analysis, not only at routine laboratories but also at basic and advanced research laboratories. Candidates will, therefore, be prepared to work at almost any chemical and/or biochemical laboratory; graduates, who have chosen the professional study track will have acquired extensive working experience in both technological and industrial laboratories. [+]

Professional Opportunities

Considering the specific characteristics of the Master's course, on completion of the course:

Graduates will have acquired a theoretical and practical training in the current techniques of instrumental analysis, not only at routine laboratories but also at basic and advanced research laboratories. Candidates will, therefore, be prepared to work at almost any chemical and/or biochemical laboratory. Graduates, who have chosen the professional study track will have acquired extensive working experience in both technological and industrial laboratories. Syllabus

This Master's course has a Double Degree Agreement with the University of Pau (France) that enables students who take a term at each University and be awarded a Master's degree on behalf of the two Universities.... [-]


Master in Biotechnology of Environment and Health

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Spain Oviedo

After having successfully completed this course, students will be able to pursue the following jobs and tasks: environmental consulting and risk assessment; development and implementation of biotechnology solutions; project Manager and Multidisciplinary Team Manager; creation and management of biotechnology companies; teaching biotechnology, biomedicine and environmental technology, as well as doing research on those fields. [+]

Professional Opportunities

After having successfully completed this course, students will be able to pursue the following jobs and tasks:

Environmental consulting and risk assessment. Development and implementation of biotechnology solutions. Project Manager and Multidisciplinary Team Manager. Creation and management of biotechnology companies. Teaching biotechnology, biomedicine and environmental technology, as well as doing research in those fields. Syllabus

The University of Oviedo has signed agreements with the Université de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour (France), the Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey (Mexico) and the Universitá di Bologna (Italy), and the University of Cranfield (UK) enabling students who comply with the provisions of the corresponding agreement to obtain a double degree. These international itineraries offer students the possibility of specializing in different aspects related to Biotechnology of Environment and Health.... [-]


Master in Electrical Energy Conversion and Power Systems

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Spain Oviedo

The main goal of this Master's Degree is the training of qualified staff in areas related to electrical energy management. This Master's Course offers a double approach: scientific and professional. [+]

Professional Opportunities

The main goal of this Master's Degree is the training of qualified staff in areas related to electrical energy management. This Master's Course offers a double approach: scientific and professional.

In the scientific study track, training focuses on the design of two main applications: Electrical Power Systems and Electrical and Hybrid Traction Systems. Students will be able to join a research group in the field of renewable energies and electric traction, in either the University of Oviedo or any other company. Students who choose to take this path will also be able to access a Ph.D. programme if they decide to do so.

In the professional study track, training focuses on the management of electrical energy, so that graduates of this Master's Programme will be able to work in the management area of energy sector companies. Thus, subjects have been designed taking into account two main issues: energy management in large consumers, and the generation and transmission of electrical energy in a liberalized market.... [-]


Master in Energy Engineering

Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Spain Oviedo

This Master aims to develop diverse competences in students related to the processes of generation, transformation and energy use and, specifically, in the research and development activities on more efficient technologies from the standpoints of energy saving, sustainable use of resources and of environmental preservation, with a view to its subsequent incorporation into engineering or ID departments of companies and entities of the energy sector, or to the elaboration of a doctoral thesis in said field. [+]

Professional outings

This Master aims to develop diverse competences in students related to the processes of generation, transformation and energy use and, specifically, in the research and development activities on more efficient technologies from the standpoints of energy saving, sustainable use of resources and of environmental preservation, with a view to its subsequent incorporation into engineering or ID departments of companies and entities of the energy sector, or to the elaboration of a doctoral thesis in said field.

Curriculum

Subjects

The Master has a duration of one year, organized in two semesters with a total of 60 ECTS credits. Each student must take 48 credits in teaching and 12 credits of research work. Of the 48 credits in teaching, 42 are in compulsory subjects and 6 in elective subjects.... [-]


Master in Marine Conservation

Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 Spain Oviedo

The Master is aimed at students with a Bachelor's Degree or Degree in Biology, Biotechnology, Environmental Sciences, Marine Sciences, Chemistry or Geology. For students who do not have this profile, postgraduate studies in the disciplines mentioned will be evaluated. Professional opportunities related to the conservation and exploitation of marine resources, including land planning and natural areas management, aquaculture, ecological tourism and others. [+]

Professional Opportunities

The profile of graduates will be that of specialists in Research and Management of Marine Conservation.

Professional opportunities related to the conservation and exploitation of marine resources, including land planning and natural areas management, aquaculture, ecological tourism and others.

Syllabus

Knowledge module

It consists of 7 face-to-face courses - 3 credits. The student must complete a minimum of 9 credits corresponding to the 3 compulsory courses, up to a maximum of 21 credits.

1st Semester

Compulsory:

Genetic Biodiversity:: 3 ECTS Biodiversity of trophic marine networks: 3 ECTS Global change: 3 ECTS

Elective:... [-]


Master in Theoretical Chemistry and Computational Modelling

Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 Spain Oviedo

As experts in Computational and Simulation Techniques, graduates will be prepared to start a research activity leading to a PhD Thesis in Chemistry, Physics, Life Science or Material Science, as well as to face problems related to molecular design or modelling of physical-chemical, industrial or biochemical and biological processes and applications of Theoretical Chemistry and Molecular Modelling on different fields ranging from chemical reactivity, spectroscopy or catalysis to bioinformatics, materials science or polymers. Graduates will, therefore, be qualified candidates to join the pharmaceutical, petrochemical or new materials industries. They will, likewise, present an adequate profile to join other types of companies as computer experts (finance, information technologies, data mining, consulting firms, research and development companies, etc.). [+]

Professional Opportunities

As experts in Computational and Simulation Techniques, graduates will be prepared to start a research activity leading to a PhD Thesis in Chemistry, Physics, Life Science or Material Science, as well as to face problems related to molecular design or modelling of physical-chemical, industrial or biochemical and biological processes and applications of Theoretical Chemistry and Molecular Modelling on different fields ranging from chemical reactivity, spectroscopy or catalysis to bioinformatics, materials science or polymers. Graduates will, therefore, be qualified candidates to join the pharmaceutical, petrochemical or new materials industries. They will, likewise, present an adequate profile to join other types of companies as computer experts (finance, information technologies, data mining, consulting firms, research and development companies, etc.).... [-]