Official master's degree in Modelling for Science and Engineering

Provide you with the mathematical and computational skills needed to analyse processes by constructing problem-solving models in meteorology, data analysis, biomedicine, neuroscience, etc.

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  • Official UAB
  • Credits: 60 ECTS credits
  • Beginning of the pre-enrolment period 10/01/2020
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  • Places: 30 places
  • Price: €46.11 per credit (EU citizens and non-EU holding a Spanish residence permit). 2020/21 Academic year.
    €66 per credit (non-EU citizens who do not hold a Spanish residence permit). 2020/21 Academic year.

  • Language: English
  • Mode: Classroom-based learning
  • Teaching centre: Faculty of Science

Do you hold a science or engineering degree, are open-minded and willing to face and overcome challenges? Do you like computing? The master's degree in Modelling for Science and Engineering will prepare to work in interdisciplinary research teams and R&D companies.

The master's degree in Modelling for Science and Engineering:

  • Contains different specialisations which mark a profile in the fields of process modelling and data analysis.
  • Gives you the option of beginning your research into issues applied to a variety of fields.
  • Allows you to add a computational component to your curriculum vitae, highly valued in the labour market.
  • Allows you to form part of interdisciplinary teams and gain professional experience in research centres and technological companies.  
  • Is offered at the UAB campus, where many research institutes such as the CRM, CVC, ICTA, CREAF, IFAE and IIIA are located, and in which you will be able to do work placements.
  • Aids you in improving your English given that lectures are offered in English in a multicultural and international environment.


Career options

Once you have completed the master's degree you will be prepared to opt for the following career opportunities: 
  • Continue onto a PhD programme
  • Working in cutting edge high-tech companies such as:
  • Conducting research in centres such as:
    • CRM (Mathematical Research Centre)
    • IFAE Institute for High Energy Physics
    • CVC Computer Vision Centre
    • BSC Barcelona Supercomputing Center
    • CEAB, Blanes Centre for Advanced Studies
    • IC3 Catalan Institute of Climate Sciences

Work placements

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