Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial IntelligenceCreate AI technologies to reshape industries
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.
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.
- a digital environment strategist
- a cybersecurity specialist
- a blockchain developer
- a computational transportation scientist
- a machine learning engineer
- an augmented reality developer
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).
Segovia and Madrid
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Agility, flexibility and fluidity are key to navigating today’s increasingly digital, constantly changing world.
At IE University we have developed Liquid Learning, a unique and evidence-based educational model that transcends conventional learning methodologies and platforms by fusing physical and digital learning spaces so that you can access first-rate education, no matter where you are.
In the particular case of the Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence, you are expected to attend your classes in person. However, if you are unable to attend for justifiable reasons, you have the possibility to participate remotely as a temporary solution.
If you choose to study the Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence, you will study the first year in Segovia and the last three years in Madrid.
Bachelor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence
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
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
Spanish ministry’s registry of universities, centres and degrees
*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
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
BREAKING STEREOTYPES BY IE UNIVERSITY STUDENTS (THE TECHIES)
OUR FACULTY STORIES
“My motivation had always been to do new things, by projecting and developing new business models and challenges that nobody would have realized before.”LEARN MORE ABOUT PROFESSOR MARQUERIE
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HUMAN COMPUTATION: THE CROWD IN THE CLOUD
THE POWER OF HUMAN COMPUTATION
Human computation combines the power of information processing systems and humans to solve problems.
THE MERGING OF REAL AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
By combining technologies with human intelligence, some experts even predict that we could end up with a “super-human intelligence,” capable of tackling some of the world’s most complex problems.
LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY TRACK
Success in global business depends on our ability to communicate. With this in mind, our programs seek to immerse students in the real-world conditions of the international business markets. This bachelor's degree is taught entirely in English in order to prepare students for future careers in top organizations. For students looking to improve their English skills, we offer a special Language Proficiency Track (LPT) in year one to help students progressively adapt to studying in English.