Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María

Industrial Maintenance Engineering


The Industrial Maintenance Engineer with a degree in Maintenance Engineering has the necessary skills to lead, plan, manage and control the maintenance plan, applying methodological tools, considering key indicators and optimizing the process, according to quality, safety and environmental standards. This professional has the skills to diagnose, evaluate and maintain the functionality of the physical assets of the productive processes using risk-based methodologies and inspection techniques, and being able to work effectively in any company or institution of public or private service, in areas of the mining, forestry, energy, manufacturing, services, steel and transportation sectors, among others.

  • Professional Degree: Industrial Maintenance Engineer
  • Academic Degree: Bachelor's Degree in Maintenance Engineering.
  • Duration: 4 years (8 academic semesters)
  • Study regime: Daytime
  • Location: Viña del Mar Campus and Concepcion Campus.


1st Semester
  • Fundamentals of Mathematics
  • Introduction to Physics
  • Risk Prevention
  • Introduction to Engineering
  • Physical Education l
  • Engineering Graphics
2nd Semester
  • Introduction to Calculus
  • Mechanical Physics
  • Applied Computing
  • English Language l
  • Physical Education ll
  • Mechanical Measurements
3rd Semester
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Statics
  • Industrial Maintenance Workshop
  • English Language ll
  • Chemistry and Society
  • Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer
4th Semester
  • Statistics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Elective course l
  • English Language lll
  • General Administration
  • Pneumatic and Oleohydraulic Maintenance Workshop
5th Semester
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Machine Components
  • Elective course 11
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Project Management
  • Fluid Mechanics
6th Semester
  • Asset Management
  • Maintenance Engineering
  • Static Equipment Maintenance
  • Orientation to the Maintenance Service
  • Integrated Management Systems
7th Semester
  • Reliability Engineering I
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Elective course 111
  • Innovation Management
  • Degree Seminar
8th Semester
  • Reliability Engineering ll
  • Operations Management
  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Labor Ethics
  • Entrepreneurship Management
  • Degree Project

Note: The industrial internship must be completed after the second year and the professional internship must be completed at the end of the third year.

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