Degree in computer engineering 2013-2014

What is it

The degree in computer engineering is one of the offerings of the University of Valladolid in the area of information technologies and communications (ICT). This level is oriented to a generalist professional profile, with a strong background in aspects relating to computer technology, development of computer systems and information systems. It also includes aspects of great technological demands, as for example the security of networks and systems.

Why study it

There are many good reasons why studying computer engineering is a good idea, but they can be summed up in some of the reasons for the ACM (Association for Computer Machinery), one of the main global associations of reference in our field:

  • It is part of everything we do.
  • Experience in computer issues allows you to solve complex problems and that constitute a challenge.
  • Allows you to make a positive change in the world that surrounds us.
  • It provides various kinds of lucrative professional careers.
  • It offers great opportunities for creativity and innovation.
  • Encourages collaborative work but also the individual effort.
  • It is an essential part of a complete academic preparation.
  • Future opportunities in computer science have no borders.

If you want to be part of the development of the new generation of small media players, mobile phones or even smart clothing; If you would like to improve Web search technology so that everyone can use it; If you enjoy finding new and better ways of doing things using computers… study abroad in computer engineering!


Access to this degree of grade specific tests are not intended. Even so, a login profile is recommended for students with a good level of competence in the fields of science and technology.

Professional opportunities

The core competencies that will take the student to the completion of these studies are as follows:

  1. ability to define and develop any kind of computer system and, especially those of large size or difficulty;
  2. ability to develop and maintain systems, services and applications standards;
  3. knowledge of materials and techniques that enable the development of new methods and technologies applicable to different environments and productive sectors.

With respect to the professional opportunities, It is known that computer engineering is one of the fields with greater impact on the call ‘ the information and knowledge society ’. Almost in any productive field, company or public administration is being generated a growing demand for solutions that require qualified professionals able to develop complex systems, According to standards of quality and productivity. It is also important to consider that this is a discipline of innovation, where is it will need a significant number of people able to provide new solutions and integrate numerous technologies that provide service to users.

The following most common professional outlets for the qualification:

  • Management positions: Director of information systems, Director of development, Director of production and exploitation, It Manager.
  • Remote technical or intermediate positions: Project Manager or business analyst, Responsible for the Area, Consultant, Database architect, Quality Manager, Methodologies and organization, Systems architect.
  • Technical charges: Data base administrator, Network and Systems Manager, Responsible for security of information systems, Micro-redes Manager.


Click here to download the document of organization of the subjects.
Can also refer to the Programme of subjects on the website of the grape.

Cross credits and exemptions

You can then download the validation documents: