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Degree

PhD in Electrical Engineering

Decree number:

0031109/2004

Acreditation

This program was accredited for a period of 8 years, starting from November 09, 2011, until November 09, 2019, by accrediting agency “Acredita CI”.

Cost

  • 800 UF (Complete Program)
  • Cost of registration 2017: $131.250

Coordinator Program Director

Letters of recommendation

Secretary

Milena Galetovic
+562 2 978 42 07
First floor

Academic staff

Application Information 2017

Application Deadline

From October 1 to November 25, 2017.

Electrical Engineering is a field that is closely linked with the technological, social and industrial development of a country. In this context, the PhD in Electrical Engineering Program at University of Chile is aimed to train researchers and specialists in the area of Electrical Engineering who are capable of contributing to the development of this scientific & technological discipline. Graduates from this program are able to work as faculty members or researchers in universities, research centers and development companies.

The PhD program in Electrical Engineering consists of formal courses, tutorials or seminars, and a Doctoral Thesis.

The duration of the program is expected in 4 years (full time).

Specialization could be carried out in fields of control systems, energy & power systems, signals & telecommunications, robotics & intelligent systems, and astronomical instrumentation. Some of the topics that are covered in these areas include: modern control systems, fault diagnosis and failure prognosis, model identification, mobile robotics, computing intelligence, artificial vision, biomedical engineering, fuzzy logic, evolutionary computing, neural networks, distributed electricity generation, electric machines control, design and control based on power and control electronics, renewable energies, electrical markets, planning and operation of electric power systems, image processing, statistical signal processing, voice transmission and processing, dynamic systems, among others.

The application to the program is made through the online application website at the following link https://ucampus.uchile.cl/m/fcfm_postgrado_postulacion/

For this application process, the following documentation (in digital form) must be attached:

  • Certificado de título o grado universitario (licenciatura).
  • Certificado de notas de los estudios de licenciatura con posición relativa (original o fotocopia legalizada).
  • Certificado de posición relativa en su generación.
  • Curriculum vitae.
  • Programa de los cursos de licenciatura relevantes para la evaluación del nivel de formación, de acuerdo a las exigencias del programa al cual postula. Los alumnos de la Facultad de Ciencias Físicas y Matemáticas no requieren presentar esta documentación.
  • BIA actualizado (sólo alumnos U. de Chile).
  • Carta de motivación para ingresar al programa.
  • Dos cartas de recomendación (En el formato requerido por el programa, documento descargable en link a continuación)

Los documentos originales deberán ser presentados ante la Escuela de Postgrado al momento de la matrícula.