Dual Degree Program in Engineering for Industrial Technologies and Business Administration and Management [ADE]

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Course 2022-2023:
Admissions Closed

Course 2023-2024:
Starting on October 1, 2022

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6.5 years / 303 ECTS

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"Job placement of Comillas ICAI Engineers is immediate"

What is the Dual Degree Program in Engineering for Industrial Technologies and Business Administration and Management [ADE]?

This dual degree is the first stage of the Industrial Engineering and Business Administration and Management Program, which combines the Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering for Industrial Technologies and the Master’s Degree in Industrial Engineering (MII), specializing in Industrial Organization, with the Bachelor’s Degreee in Business Administration and Management, from the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration (ICADE).

Students combine studies in Engineering with courses in Business Administration and Management during their 6.5 years of studies. Studies in Business Administration and Management begin in the first year of the program, so that interested students must enroll from the beginning in the combined program. Simultaneously, along with the Bachelor´s Degree and Master´s Degree studies, the Diploma in Personal, Communicative and Professional Skills and the Diploma in Communicative Skills and the Foreign Languages Studies are obtained (compulsory Comillas private diplomas, associated with and supplementary to the Degrees, in areas of personal and professional development).

The profile in Industrial Engineering is the most successful in the fields of Engineering

The profile of Industrial Engineer is the most successful in Spain in the field of Engineering, which combined with the differential value of ICAI, and the added value of studies in Business Administration and Management at Comillas ICADE, make the job placement of students in this program immediate and in positions of maximum quality. Its professional perspectives are of the highest consideration.


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Admissions Process


You may participate in Q&A Sessions and Information Days. This step is not required, but potential candidates are encouraged to delve into the Programs, learn about Study Plans and Curricula, ask questions, and gather additional information.

Applying for admission. The process begins via the web page, once the decision has been made concerning the Degree in which applicants wish to enroll. If deemed necessary, you may apply for scholarships, grants and financial aid from the University at the same time as you apply for admission.

You will find information here on everything related to the process of admission and entrance exams.

Communication and legal requirements for access to the University. Having been admitted does not exempt you from proving that you meet the legal requirements for access to the University. Meeting these requirements is an essential prerequisite in order to begin your studies at the University.

Completing the registration process. Once admitted, students must complete the registration process, which is initiated on the web page. It is necessary to submit the registration form and the additional documentation required personally to the University General Registrar´s Office before the end of June.

The Pre-University Campus, is designed for those students who wish to facilitate a smooth beginning as they start their University life. It takes place at the end of August.

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Important Dates


Submission of applications:
Course 2022-2023:
Admissions Closed
Course 2023-2024:
Starting on October 1, 2022

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Admission Exam:
Saturday, May 14, 2022

Classes start in early September.


Applicant Profile/Requirements and Documentation

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  • It is recommended for students who have completed the current secondary and pre-university education preparation courses in the field of Science and Technology, having taken subjects in Mathematics, Physics, Technical Drawing and Chemistry to facilitate the progression to Bachelor’s Degree studies. Likewise, the preferred groups of the Advanced Vocational Training Programs to gain admission to this Bachelor’s Degree are Electricity and Electronics along with Mechanical Manufacturing.

    The main personal and academic characteristics of the candidate profile are
    - Interest in scientific and technological knowledge.
    - Flair for calculation and logical reasoning in the resolution of problems.
    - Ease of learning, ability to work and organizational willingness.
    - Ability to analyze and synthesize information.
    - Responsibility when carrying out individual work, as well as ability to work in teams.
    - Willingness to apply concepts and knowledge in practical work.


Information on Fees, Payments, Grants and Scholarships


Course fees: € 1,758.75 plus nine monthly installments of € 1,544.28 each.

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Prospective Students Office

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Tel.: +34 91 540 61 32

Fax: +34 91 559 65 69

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Subjects of the Diploma in Personal, Communicative, and Professional Skills

Subjects of the Diploma in Communication Skills and Foreign Language Studies

Annual Subjects
Algebra and Geometry 9.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Christianism and Social Ethics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Language I: English for Business Studies I 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Personal Skills 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
1st Term
Fundamentals of Computer Science 7.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
2nd Term
Engineering drawing and CAD 7.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Fundamentals of Management 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
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Power System Fundamentals 12.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Language II: English for Business Studies II 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Engineering and Communication 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
1st Term
Materials Science 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Differential Equations 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Legal Framework for Business 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Thermodynamics 7.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
2nd Term
Data Analysis and Visualization 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Electromagnetic Fields 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Electronics 7.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Fluid Mechanics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
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Critical thinking 2.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Communication skills 6.0 ECTS  
1st Term
Statistics I 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Introduction to Accounting 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Electric Machines 7.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Microeconomics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Dynamic Systems 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Heat Transfer 4.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
2nd Term
Financial Accounting 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Financial Mathematics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Quantitative Models for Business and Economics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Control Systems 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Mechanics of Materials 7.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Electric Power Systems 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
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Learning and Service 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Professional Skills 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Ignatian Leadership 2.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Personal Communication Techniques 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
English for Professional Purposes 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
1st Term
Management accounting 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Fundamentals of Marketing 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Operations Research 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Macroeconomics 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Manufacturing and Production Technologies 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
2nd Term
Organizational Behavior 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Environmental Engineering 4.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Market Research 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Bachelor Thesis (GITI) 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
1st Term
Financial and Cost Analysis 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Industrial Constructions 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Design, integration and verification of machines 4.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Operation of Electric Power Systems 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Electronic Systems 7.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
International Economic Analysis 6.0 ECTS  
2nd Term
Industrial Automation 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Venture Capital 4.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Corporate Finance 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Energy Engineering 7.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Chemical Engineering 4.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Industrial Installations 7.5 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
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Data Analysis 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Business Administration 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Project Management 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Entrepreneurship and Innovation 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Business Ethics and CSR 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Leadership and Change Management 3.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Production and Manufacturing Systems 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
2nd Term
Marketing management 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Human Resources Management 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
International Political Economy 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Financial Markets 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Corporate Governance and Sustainable Business 6.0 ECTS  
Internship 18.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Company Internships III (ADE) 12.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Final Bachelor's Project (ADE) 6.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
Master Thesis 12.0 ECTS ICO/DESCARGA
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International mobility and exchange programs allow students to study for a period of time at a foreign university, either in the European Union, through the Erasmus+ Program, or at universities in other countries with which Comillas has signed Bilateral Agreements.

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Start the university perfectly prepared

Comillas Pontifical University will offer, for those students who wish to begin their studies in the next academic year, the opportunity to make their first contact with the university and its environment, and to get their foot in the door of the University for a successful start.

Introductory course to Engineering

  • From August 25 to 31
  • Alberto Aguilera Campus

An offer for pre-university education made up of modules that you may select according to your needs and the studies that you have chosen. This will allow you to consolidate your knowledge at the moment of starting your studies and to enter the university environment successfully in the most enjoyable and educational way. A team of professors from the university is devoted to carrying out activities in a complete university environment.


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The long-standing tradition of the ICAI School of Engineering in the education and training of engineers began in Madrid in the year 1908. At present, Comillas ICAI is a School of Engineering whose academic activity is focused on Industrial and Telecommunication Engineering.



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