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Civil Engineering

Civil Engineering
Creating new professionals in the area of ​​Engineering

Race Code:
25004


Job title: Civil Engineer
Academic degree: Bachelor of Science in Engineering
Duration: 12 semesters


Entry requirements:

  • Secondary Education: 20%
  • Ranking: 10%
  • PSU Language and Communication: 15%
  • PSU Mathematics: 40%
  • PSU Sciences: 15%

Egress Profile:

The University of La Serena defines the Civil Engineer as a professional in charge of conceiving, planning, designing, constructing, operating and maintaining infrastructure works such as building, industrial, maritime, hydraulic, road , among others, aimed at taking advantage of and transforming natural resources, for the benefit of efficient, safe, economic and sustainable satisfaction of the material needs of society, either individually or by integrating and managing multidisciplinary teams.


Occupational field:

The Civil Engineer graduated from the University of La Serena may perform in the areas of: Design, Construction, Implementation and Project Management of Civil Works and Building, including Public and Private Management related to these areas . Its presence and performance covers a wide range of activities in all types of infrastructure works, among others in engineering companies, consultants, construction companies, health and hydraulic services, real estate, mining, facilities and industrial assemblies.


Desirable skills:

  • Learn autonomously
  • Communicate adequately in oral and written form in Spanish, with emphasis on the field of their specialty.
  • Communicate instrumentally in English. Apply the knowledge of Basic Sciences, Engineering Sciences and Applied Engineering to project, analyze, design and build Civil Works, such as Building, Industrial, Maritime, Hydraulic, Road Works, among others.
  • Use information technology and software as tools for the development of engineering projects and management support. Among other desirable skills.

Vacancies: 50
Studies Regime: Semiannual
Continuity of Studies: Postgraduate programs


Weighted: 500
PSU score - 2018 admission: 585,00 - 706,90


Information: School of Civil Engineering, Campus Ignacio Domeyko, Benavente N ° 980, La Serena.


Phone: 51-2 204075


Accredited Career 4 years, June 2016 - June 2020. In-person mode, day shift, Sede La Serena (Accreditation Agency: Acredita CI).


Career with Curriculum Renewal Valid from 2016


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