Electric Vehicles and Other Propulsion Technologies

Postgraduate course. Face-to-face.


UPC School



The methodology of this postgraduate course, pioneering statewide in terms of themes, including case studies that students must solve from the theoretical and practical faculty exhibitions, visit techniques to companies in the sector in order to interact and get deeper in the real world and the current challenges for the lines of work and view and manage the problems that are professionals.

This approach is complemented by the completion of a final course project in groups, where the student must demonstrate that it has reached the learning and which consist in the conception of a hybrid or electric vehicle, according to the main thematic sections of the course, may be a vehicle belonging to any category (motorcycle, car or industrial tourism).


Hybrid and electric vehicle technology
3 ECTS. 21 teaching hours.
- Technologies applied to hybrid
- Technologies applied electric vehicles
- Electric Mobility
Sistemas y Componentes
3 ECTS. 24 teaching hours.
- Electric motors applied to automotive
- Energy Storage Systems
Energy management
4 ECTS. 21 teaching hours.
- Principles of electronic power
- Energy management systems
- Energy recovery systems
Desarrollo de Vehiculos Híbridos/Eléctricos
3 ECTS. 24 teaching hours.
- Body and crash test
- Electromagnetic Compatibility
- Simulation Tools
- Regulations
La Recarga del Vehiculo Eléctrico
2 ECTS. 12 teaching hours.
- Electric vehicle charging infrastructure
- Control Network
- Strategies for Mobility
Project and equipment management
1 ECTS. 6 teaching hours.
- Project Management applied to automotive projects
- Research projects
Final Project
4 ECTS. 27 teaching hours.
- Development of a final project following related content modules covered in the program.
The UPC School reserves the right to modify the contents of the programme, which may vary in order to better accommodate the course objectives.
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(135 teaching hours)

Start date:
Start date:February 2018 End date:July 2018
Tuesday  18:30 to 21:30Thursday  18:30 to 21:30
Taught at:
Tech Talent Center
C/ de Badajoz, 73-77

Registration fee:
3.900 €

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Registration open until the beginning of the course or until end of vacancies.

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