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Industrial Automation Engineering

PROGRAMME TYPE

PLACE OF TEACHING

Laurea (First cycle degree/Bachelor - 180 ECTS)
Duration: 3 years

Brescia

LANGUAGE

ADMISSION TYPOLOGY

Italian Indicative test

DEGREE PROGRAMME CLASS

STRUCTURE

L-9 - Class Of First Degrees In Industrial Engineering
L-8 - Class Of First Degrees In Information Engineering

Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

DEGREE PROGRAMME DIRECTOR

LEARNING ACTIVITIES

Giorgio Donzella Study Programme Sheet
Why study Industrial Automation Engineering at the University of Brescia?
  • The Bachelor’s Degree Programme takes students to know and understand all the aspects of automation: mechanics, electronics and control. It allows students to understand and work on modern systems and automated machinery programmed or controlled by mechatronic systems.

  • This Programme includes the standard curriculum (fully developed at the University of Brescia), as well as the “Mechatronics for Industrial Automation” curriculum developed in partnership with the Universidad de Almería (Spain), which specifically envisages issuance of a Joint Italian and Spanish Bachelor’s Degree.

  • This Programme prepares students for various types of job in high demand from the local area, with full satisfaction after just three years of study. They can also continuation their studies with a Master's Degree Programme, typically the one in Industrial Automation Engineering, with the chance to obtain a Joint Master's Degree in “Mechatronic Systems for Rehabilitation” with the University Pierre et Marie Curie of Paris.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates in Industrial Automation Engineering may find a job in a wide range of manufacturing and processing companies including:

  • Companies operating in the manufacturing and/or marketing of automation systems, automated machines and in general, robots and mechatronic systems resulting from integrated design of mechanics and control electronics;
  • Companies operating in the manufacturing and/or marketing of automation systems for industrial processes (mechanical, metalworking, chemical, pharmaceutical, food processing, etc.);
  • Companies which use automated production plants;
  • Companies which manage highly complex services, for example public utility networks (water, gas, energy, etc.);
  • Companies which work in the transport sector, both as component manufacturers and providers of systems such as railways, motorways, subways, etc.;
  • Engineering and consultancy companies which study and design complex and technologically sophisticated plants and systems.

Students may choose to take professional qualification exams for listing on the Register of Engineers in the Industrial or IT Sector.

CONTINUING STUDIES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF BRESCIA:

Master's degree programme in Industrial Automation Engineering