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Mechanical Engineering

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

Race Code:
25016


Job title: Mechanical Engineer
Academic degree: Bachelor of Science in Mechanics
Duration: 8 semesters


Entry requirements:

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

Egress Profile:

The Mechanical Engineer (a) of the University of La Serena is a professional with a solid scientific - technological background, which includes cycles of subjects of Basic Sciences, Engineering Sciences and Professional Disciplines, which complemented with social skills training courses give it an integral character. He is a professional with a clear social, environmental, entrepreneurial and innovation attitude.

Occupational Field: The Mechanical Engineer (a) will be able to perform in each and every one of the activities related to agroindustry, manufacturing, food industry, energy, mining, public services, among others.


Desirable skills:

  • Self-learning capacity and necessary competences for a permanent and continuous education. Ability to communicate adequately in oral and written form in Spanish.
  • Knowledge of the English language as a tool for access to scientific and technological information.
  • Applies basic principles of engineering, knowledge of the specialty, new technologies and improvement of products, methods or procedures in their area of ​​competence. Among other desirable skills.

Vacancies: 80
Studies Regime: Semiannual
Continuity of Studies: Mechanical Civil Engineering or other


Weighted: 475
PSU score - 2018 admission: 491,90 - 688,55


Information: School of Engineering in Mines and Mechanics, Campus Ignacio Domeyko, Benavente N ° 980, La Serena.


Phone: 51-2 204116


Career with Curriculum Renewal Valid from 2017


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