Academic programs

Welcome to the Engineering Department!

The  Department of Engineering of Ferrara offers three degree courses:

 

Civil and enviromental engineering

Graduates  will be skilled in the fundamental principles of mathematics,

science, and disciplines in Civil Engineering

(hydraulics,building design, acoustics,fundamentals of geology...)

Electronics and Computer Science engineering

Graduates will be skilled in the fundamental principles of mathematics,

physics, computer science, automation, analogue and digital  electronics,

computer networks, internet and telecommunications

Mechanical engineering

Graduates will be skilled in the fundamental principles of mathematics,

physics, engineering design,drive mechanics, energy systems,material sciences,

machines design

The department also offers four Master degrees:

 

As a graduate of this program you will be successful in solving construction engineering and management problems.

Civil Engineering

As a graduate of this master degree you will be successful in solving

construction engineering, energy, environment and management problems.

Graduates will be skilled in building construction techniques, building design,

civil engineering systems,earthquake engineeering and geology, geotechnics,

hydrologic modeling,hydraulic modeling and constructions, health engineering,

acoustics, air pollution,economics.

Computer and Automation Engineering

As a graduate of this master degree you will be successful in

ICT  technologies, software engineering, artificial intelligence problems,

robotics, networking and computer architecture, software design and development.

Graduates will be skilled in computer networks, software engineering,

web systems engineering, peer-to-peer networks, internet security,

information systems, concurrent programming, cryptography, databases,

digital control systems, control systems techiniques and design.


Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering

As a graduate of this master degree you will be successful in electronics, or

telecommunications engineering, or a mix of the two.

Graduates will be skilled in digital integrated circuit end electronic

systems design, industrial electronics, architecture of digital

integrates circuits, analogue integrated circuits for signal processing,

peer-to-peer networks, wireless networks, multimedia communications,

security and internet, wave propagation, optical devices.

Mechanical Engineering

As a graduate of this master degree you will be successful in different areas

of the mechanical and materials fields.

Graduates will be skilled in mechanical design, robots, thermo-fluid dynamic,

fluid power systems, turbomachines, turbomachinery design,

metallurgical and metallographic techniques, thermotechnical

plants, renewable energy sources and production systems, combustion

systems, machine safety managements.

Opportunities for internships are numerous.

Employment opportunities in a wide variety of fields are available and placement rates for our graduates in the workforce are consistently outstanding