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Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC): Options for students' engagement

In collaboration with the UPC there are three main options for students engagement:

  1. Academic thesis (Final Degree Thesis - TFG - or Final Master Thesis - TFM -)
  2. Academic internships
  3. Non-academic internships

Academic thesis

  • The number of hours devoted to the work is fixed and depends on the specific Degree or Master program (1 ECTS ≅ 25 hours)
  • The students' enrolment is scheduled twice a year: September / February
  • The proposals (including title, objectives, brief work plan and total number of hours) have to be available for the students before the enrolment deadlines and they have to be approved by the Degree/Masters' Academic Committees.
  • The student has to develop its academic work (ideally) in 4 months (presentations are normally in February/July)
  • The student has to have a UPC academic supervisor
  • There are no specific economic conditions

Academic internships

  • The number of hours devoted to the work is fixed to 360 h maximum. This amount of h can be extended up to 900h.
  • The students' enrolment can happen any time during the year
  • The ES-BSC has to be registered in the internship system for the degree/master as institution and each specific offer has to be published independently with a brief job description and the desired student profile
  • The UPC would send the CV of the applicants for the position to the ES-BSC
  • Upon selection of one candidate the cooperation agreement and work plan have to be defined
  • The ES-BSC supervisor has to provide a final assessment on the students' work
  • The student has to have also a UPC academic supervisor

Non-academic internships

  • The number of hours devoted to the work is fixed to 900 h maximum per academic year (September 16 year-1 to September 15 year-2)
  • The students' enrolment can happen any time during the year
  • The ES-BSC has to be registered in the internship system for the degree/master as institution and each specific offer has to be published independently with a brief job description and the desired student profile
  • The UPC would send the CV of the applicants for the position to the ES-BSC
  • The ES-BSC supervisor has to provide a final assessment on the students' work

UPC programs

Degree programs

Generic proposals can be done for Thesis/Internships in all three degrees (they share the same intranet)

Master programs

Each Master program has its own intranet for Thesis proposals. Some of them work with the same intranet for Internships.

upc_recruitment/upc_recruitment.txt · Last modified: 2017/06/12 11:22 by mariag