Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María

Execution Engineering in Industrial Control and Instrumentation


The Execution Engineer in Industrial Control and Instrumentation is a professional with solid knowledge in industrial processes, in which instrumentation and automatic control are used. His/her technological and comprehensive training allows him/her to perform interdisciplinary work in the field of industrial process control. In addition, he/she is qualified to provide technical assistance, consultancy and acquisition and implementation of state-of-the-art technology for the industry.

Aimed at

University Technicians or Higher-Level Technicians in the fields of Electricity, Electronics and Telecommunications, other professionals (according to background review by the Academic Committee)


Weekly – Evenings: Classes three times a week in the evening from Monday to Friday 18:45 to 22:00 hrs. Saturday 8:00 to 20:00 hrs. (for pending classes and/or tests according to the teacher’s needs).

Executive: Classes only on Saturdays.

  • Professional Degree: Execution Engineer in Industrial Control and Instrumentation
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Study regime: Evenings
  • Location: Viña del Mar Campus and Concepcion Campus
  • Requirements: Having a Higher Technical Degree or a related career


1st Semester
  • Mathematics
  • Applied Statistics
  • Applied Computing
2nd Semester
  • Electrical Networks Analysis
  • Physics
  • Computer Structure
3rd Semester
  • Digital Analog Electronics
  • Instrumentation and Automation
  • Linear Systems Analysis
4th Semester
  • Electro Hydropneumatics
  • Process Control
  • Microprocessors and Microcontrollers
5th Semester
  • Data Communication
  • Quality Management and Control
  • Programmed Control
  • Project Evaluation
6th Semester
  • Business Administration
  • Computer Networks
  • Project and Degree Process
For more information, please send an email to admision@usm.cl, with your name, ID number, telephone number, career, campus or location of interest and inquiries.
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