Background of the degree


The Bachelor constitutes, together with the Master of Telecommunication Engineering, adaptation to the new regulatory framework established by the Organic Law 4/2007 of modifying the Act and Royal Decree 1393 / 2007 establishing the organization of official university education, title of Telecommunications Engineer who has been taught in ETSIT-UPM since its founding in 1957.

Its immediate precedent is the degree in Telecommunications Engineering (P-94) taught in ETSIT-UPM from 1994 until 2014-15 year. The degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Madrid (P-94) has been accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), and has full recognition to Masters level.


The ETSIT-UPM is the dean of the School of Telecommunications Engineering studies in Spain and a center of national and international in the field of teaching reference, research and technological development and innovation in the area of ​​Information Technology and Communications (ICT). The ETSIT-UPM has close relations and contract research and educational collaboration with leading companies in the ICT field at national and international levels, with a very active participation in projects financed by the EU framework program and the National Plan I + D + i.

The ETSIT-UPM is committed to continued leadership in educational innovation, tutorial attention to new students and accreditation of institutional quality and governmental programs.

Some facts:

Infrastructure and research productivity: 33 recognized research groups, 340 articles published annually, 35-40 doctoral theses per year, 15 Chairs Company, 146 research projects underway, the order of 15 million per year in revenue for projects research.

Quality and teaching innovation: 256 professors with extensive teaching and research experience, more than 300 educational cooperation agreements, five pilot projects experimental implementation of the European Higher Education Area in graduate studies, institutional quality accreditation, institutional accreditation pilot Europe, mentor project tutorial attention to new students, doctoral programs with quality mention.

Purse: Over 4,000 posts in classrooms, 600 jobs in laboratories, 2 computer labs with over 100 computers, library with 470 new posts in room, 35,000 volumes and 8 function rooms for group work; media and network connection in every classroom; WiFi network coverage throughout the school.