BDE Viña del Mar
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Compiegne’s Technologic University (UTC), in France opened a branch in 2014 in Vina del Mar in Chile. It became the first french engineer school setting up in Chile. The goal is to make the pursuit of the studies easier for the children from french high school aboard. Moreover, this branch enables the promotion of the french culture, the language and the french model for the engineers formation. Finally, the UTC Chile enables the formation of bi-cultural engineers, particularly appreciated in the economic and industrial word nowadays.
The formation consist of two years of core curriculum in the high school Jean d’Alembert, in Vina del Mar. With this core curriculum, the students add up european ECTS credits. And this credits enables the integration in the UTC, the UTT or the UTBM in France. The students will be able to chose between the Mechanical department or the Biological department.
Furthermore, at the end of the cure curriculum, the students will also be able to integrate any one of the latin american universities. In this way, they will be given a dual degree. In Chile, the two years of cure curriculum have received the equivalence of two university years of the Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María de la Universidad de Concepción, de la Universidad de Valparaíso y de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso.