Study plan Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering

Basic skills

  • Develop critical thinking and reasoning and communicate ideas effectively, both in the mother tongue and in other languages.
  • Develop independent learning strategies.
  • Respect diversity in ideas, people and situations.
  • Generate innovative and competitive proposals for research and professional activities

Specific skills

  • Show basic knowledge of mathematics, physics, chemistry, materials engineering, applied mechanics and structures.
  • Uphold the main laws, regulations and standards in one's area of the profession.
  • Analyse the data obtained by means of experimental trials.
  • Manage a mechanical engineering project including planning, direction, execution and evaluation.
  • Design mechanical systems and elements using computer assisted graphic design tools.
  • Use knowledge of the mechanics of fluids, thermo-technology and basic electricity and automation in the area of mechanical engineering.
  • Develop elements, systems and products using CAD-CAM-CAE and PDM techniques.
  • Design structures by applying rational criteria to industrial constructions.
  • Organise industrial production by applying knowledge of the processes of manufacture, operations, maintenance, quality and statistics.

Transversal skills

  • Independently acquire new knowledge, and learn new techniques, methods and theories throughout one’s career.
  • Manage time and organise work.
  • Use ICT tools for processing and communicating information.
  • Work in multidisciplinary teams in different roles, with absolute respect for the rights of others and equality between men and women.
  • Develop critical reasoning and thinking.
  • Show an interest in quality.
  • Take ethical responsibility and economic, environmental, social, legal, safety and sustainability factors into account in professional practice.
  • Show initiative, be creative and able to make decisions.