IE Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence

Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence

Create AI technologies to reshape industries
duration4 years
languageEnglish
locationSegovia or Madrid
intakeSeptember
Mode of studyFull-time
FormatIn-person
duration4 years
languageEnglish
locationSegovia or Madrid
intakeSeptember
Mode of studyFull-time
FormatIn-person

THE BACHELOR IN COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

The Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence is a top-tier program for disruptive individuals aspiring to change the world of technology as we know it. In this degree, participants use design theory and innovation to build digital technology that breaks new ground. The program has been carefully designed by faculty members from the IE School of Science & Technology to help students cultivate a visionary mindset. Equipped with this dynamic outlook, students then apply math and analytics to understand the intricacies of intelligent technology and artificial intelligence.

The Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence is fully compliant with the Bologna Process, and is accredited by the Spanish government and the European Higher Education Area (EHEA).

Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence

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WHO IS THIS PROGRAM FOR

IS FOR INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE…

innovative thinkers who want to master the world of technology. Students should have strong mathematical and analytical skills to understand how digital technologies can be used as drivers of innovation.

LOOKING FOR…

a cutting-edge exploration of programming, mathematics, and analytics to create the out-of-the-box designs and digital technologies necessary to drive innovation across borders and sectors.

TO BECOME...

  • a digital environment strategist
  • a cybersecurity specialist
  • a blockchain developer
  • a computational transportation scientist
  • a machine learning engineer
  • an augmented reality developer
Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence - IE Student Tamar Alphaidze
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Location

You can study the Bachelor in Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence in Segovia and Madrid. If you decide to start in Segovia, you will spend year one at the campus in Segovia, before moving to Madrid for year two, three and four. If you start the program in Madrid, however, you will spend all four years of the program in the Spanish capital.

FACT SHEET

PROGRAM

Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence

DURATION

4 years

LANGUAGE

English

CENTRES OF STUDY AND NUMBER OF PLACES

Centro de Estudios Superiores IE (Madrid) – 50 places

Facultad de Ciencias Humanas, Sociales y de Comunicación (Segovia) – 50 places

CREDITS

Total number of credits: 240 ECTS*

Distribution of credits and subjects**:

Core subjects – 60 ECTS

Mandatory subjects – 138 ECTS

Elective subjects – 30 ECTS

Final Project – 12 ECTS

AREA OF KNOWLEDGE

Computer and Systems Engineering

TEACHING METHODOLOGY

Face-to-face

SPANISH MINISTRY’S REGISTRY OF UNIVERSITIES, CENTRES AND DEGREES

RUCT

ASSURANCE AGENCY

ACSUCYL*** – Buscador Títulos Oficiales

 

*European Credit Transfer System

**The character of the subjects is defined by the Spanish legislation

***Quality Assurance Agency for the University System in Castilla y León

BUILD YOUR PATH TO SUCCESS

01.

THIS SKILL SET IS RAPIDLY GROWING IN DEMAND

The search for versatile professionals with this specialized skill set is on the rise. Talented individuals with computer science skills currently occupy nearly two thirds of the highest-paying and fastest-growing jobs in marketing, design, data analytics, and engineering. In addition, employers from a range of sectors actively seek out individuals who have advanced computer science skills to work in every department of their company. With its focus on business innovation and hands-on, real-world applications, the Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence prepares professionals to fill this market void.

02.

TECHNOLOGY IS INFILTRATING EVERY ASPECT OF OUR LIVES

Technology is the cornerstone of modern business. In every industry, it’s incorporated into most day-to-day procedures and holds the key to long-term market differentiation. This means that recruiters are constantly on the lookout for highly trained computer science professionals. But it doesn’t stop there. To really stand out and remain relevant, you need to design and adapt to disruptive and innovative technology. With their strong conceptual understanding of augmented reality, artificial intelligence, and cloud-based resources, students of this program can expect to be in high demand. Are you ready to make an impact?

03.

OPERATE ON THE CUTTING EDGE OF THE TECH WORLD

Develop a future-forward mindset to ensure you’re always one step ahead of the game. With a combination of computer science expertise and business acumen, this program will help you leverage tomorrow’s technology to design and develop the shape our future will take. At the IE School of Science and Technology, we provide all students access to hands-on experience with the latest technologies, helping them building upon the solid foundations they learn in class to unleash their potential.

04.

LEARN THE SKILLS OF THE FUTURE

Whether it’s the car we drive, the movies we see, or how we interact with one another, computer technology plays an important role in everything we do. Meeting this demand requires skilled professionals with the capability to develop, solve, and design multidimensional programs and systems. Develop an adaptable, forward-thinking mindset centered on technological awareness and define the future in an era of disruptive change.

05.

WORK IN ANY INDUSTRY AND ANY SECTOR

Technology is heavily involved in every aspect of our personal and professional lives. Explore unlimited options in any sector or industry with the Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence—including mobility, health, environment, banking, nonprofits, and more. Whatever your career goals, this program will take you there.

Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Pillars

COMPUTER SCIENCE AS A DRIVER OF INNOVATION

Digital technology is the life-force of the modern world—with computer science seen as the professional gold standard. The impact of a computer scientist extends far beyond software development, driving the innovation that will define our future. As digital architects of tomorrow, their fingerprints of change can be found in any sector, whether business, mobility, digital security, cybersecurity, environments, or health.

A HUMAN-CENTERED APPROACH

It takes a human touch to properly leverage the power of computers. In this program, we follow a human-centered approach to computer science, empowering our alumni to become a force of innovation within society. This means considering the wider scope of computer science, delving into human behavior, social science, ethics, and the role of personality and emotion in artificial intelligence. Our aim is to train the next generation of computer scientists who are ready to break down traditional ideas, and apply their humanistic mindset to understand digital technology on a deeper level.

A STRONG EMPHASIS ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

After gaining a solid foundation in the fundamentals of computer science, you will apply your new knowledge in a practical AI setting. Our hands-on, tech-studio approach enhances student learning, while offering them real-world experience in artificial intelligence. Ignite your interest and put your curious mind to use as you explore the potential of computer science across all sectors.

TECH STUDIO LEARNING APPROACH

Understanding computer science theory is one thing—using it is another. Through practical projects, cloud-based resources, and industry best practices, we bring the real world of computer science to our campus. This is done following our highly practical tech-studio approach, which helps students better retain information, develop key skills, and discover new potential career paths upon graduation.

Student Stories

At IE University, more than 75% of our student body comes from outside Spain, representing an average of 130 nationalities on campus each year. We take great pride in these numbers—and in the individuals behind them. 

Our students are natural go-getters with a global outlook and a dream of a better future. Regardless of their degrees or passions, they strive every day to unleash their innovative potential and reach their goals. Driving this shared vision are people from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. They are both united and entirely unique. These are our students. Discover their stories.

GET TO KNOW MORE ABOUT THIS BACHELOR DEGREE

Federico Castanedo, Academic Director of this program at IE University, explains in-depth the Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence.

Faculty Stories

Our 500-strong faculty guides students to unleash their potential day in, day out. Their influence across all five Schools can’t be overstated, inspiring young, energetic minds as they define their personal and professional trajectories. 

But what kind of person does it take to create such impact? The individuals that make up the IE University faculty are special. Coming from diverse, global backgrounds, they each bring distinct perspectives and innovative ideas that embody what makes IE University stand out. Their stories are personal and unique—but don’t take our word for it. Read their stories to see for yourself.

WHAT DO EXPERTS SAY?

Explore the dynamic world of AI alongside Adrián González Sánchez, Senior Cloud Specialist, and Professor in the Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence. Delve into the realm of AI Copilots, where ethical and responsible AI practices take center stage.

Unlocking the AI Revolution: Insights from Adrián González Sánchez
Unlocking the AI Revolution: Insights from Adrián González Sánchez

FACULTY RESEARCH

Discover your faculty's research projects and delve into Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence foundations.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Which is better computer science or Artificial Intelligence?

It's not accurate to say that one is better than the other, as computer science and artificial intelligence are different fields with different focuses and applications. Computer science involves the study of computers, computational systems, and software development, while artificial intelligence involves creating intelligent systems that can learn, reason, and make decisions.

Both computer science and artificial intelligence have their own unique strengths and career opportunities.

Can computer science work with AI?

Yes, computer science and AI often work together as AI is a subfield of computer science.

Which Bachelor degree is best for AI?

There are several bachelor's degrees that can be useful for pursuing a career in AI, including computer science, mathematics, engineering, and data science. The Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence at IE University is an excellent choice. This program has been carefully designed by faculty members from the IE School of Science & Technology to help students cultivate a visionary mindset. Equipped with this dynamic outlook, students then apply math and analytics to understand the intricacies of intelligent technology and artificial intelligence.

Is there a degree for artificial intelligence?

You can study the Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence at IE University. This program is fully compliant with the Bologna Process, and is accredited by the Spanish government and the European Higher Education Area (EHEA).

Where to study a Bachelor degree in Artificial Intelligence?

You can study the Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence at IE University. This program is fully compliant with the Bologna Process, and is accredited by the Spanish government and the European Higher Education Area (EHEA).

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