To promote new inter-university degree in industrial engineering and economics in Barcelona, in collaboration with the UPF, the UPC and a third international university. This degree aims to form professionals in the field of industrial engineering and the economy with business involvement, global-in-nature and focused on contributing to the economic competitiveness of the city.
Create an interuniversity degree of excellence as a mechanism to boost the training of highly qualified professionals.
- Influence the financial competitiveness through the incorporation of international talent.
- Involve companies in the design and implementation of the degree qualification.
- Establish a scalable method to replicate it, if necessary, in other disciplines and academic projects in the future.
- Configuration of the curriculum with attention to transversal skills.
- First promotion for the degree during the 2020-2021.
- Creation of the Barcelona Education in Science and Technology (BEST) Foundation that will be in charge of financing the new Degree in Industrial Technologies and Economics UPC-UPF.