Career

Financial Engineering

Bachelor in Financial Engineering

The graduate in Financial Engineering is an ethically trained professional who has the knowledge, capabilities, skills, and abilities to manage and administer economic and financial resources of an organization. It optimizes the available resources, making efficient use of instruments and information systems for financial planning, and design financial models that derive in an increasing of the company value.

Also the professional is capable of leading financial-accounting research teams, strategic management and preparation and analysis of financial tools.

Important Information

Bachelor of Financial Engineering

Semesters: 8

Duration: 4 years

We train entrepreneurs who develop business plans from the beginning of the career. The aim is that graduates have their own business, once the career is over.

The UPAL Financial Engineer may work in:

  • Financial system companies: Banks, Cooperatives and Stock Market.
  • Service, commercial and industrial companies, both public and private
  • Creation and development of new companies.
  • Higher education institutions as a consulting teacher.
  • Financial projects as a consultant and researcher.

Contacto Universidad

Campus Soria Galvarro

Calle Soria Galvarro #4743
Entre Lira y Oblitas
Oruro, Bolivia

(591) 2- 5230330-1
upal@upal.edu

Lu – Vie:

  • 8:00 a 15:30 hrs.
  • 14:30 a 18:30 hrs.

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Student Requirements

NATIONAL STUDENTS
– Photocopy of bachelor’s degree, legalized by the issuing University or SEDUCA.
– Original Birth Certificate.
– Photocopy of Identity Card.
Two 3 × 3 photographs with beige or light background.

FOREIGN STUDENTS
1.- Photocopy of bachelor’s degree or equivalent document that enables you to pursue higher studies, legalized by:

Option 1
Apostille Procedure (DS. 3541 of April 25, 2018) in the country of origin

Option 2
Ministry of Education of the Country of Origin
Ministries of Foreign Affairs of the Country of Origin
Bolivian Consulate in the Country of Origin
Ministries of Foreign Affairs in Bolivia (Chancellery)
(both options are valid)

2.- Original Birth Certificate or photocopy, legalized by:

Option 1
Apostille Procedure (DS. 3541 of April 25, 2018) in the country of origin

Option 2
– Ministries of Foreign Affairs of the Country of Origin
Bolivian Consulate in the Country of Origin
Ministries of Foreign Affairs in Bolivia (Chancellery)
(both options are valid)

3.- Photocopy of the passport with student VISA or legal residence in Bolivia
4.- Two 3 x 3 size photographs with beige or light background

Graduation Modalities

THESIS
Research work that is characterized by its methodological and scientific rigor in order to provide demonstrable solutions and answers to a scientific problem, formulating applicable alternatives or proposing practical or theoretical solutions.

2. DEGREE PROJECT
Consists of a written work that meets the demands of scientific methodology, which describes an ordered set of resources and actions leading to generate proposals related to plans, programs, models, prototypes, architectures, devices, codes, installers and others applicable to a certain process, unit, organization, group, product or service, for its improvement, innovation, modernization or technological development.

GRADE TEST
Consists of an evaluation through oral or written tests to measure the effectiveness of the professional training process, valuing knowledge, comprehension, analysis and the application of theories and procedures to situations in a determined discipline. The number of tests will be defined based on the number of areas or disciplines of the practice of the profession.

DIRECTED WORK
Consists in the elaboration of a systematic and methodical work, the result of the treatment of a practical problem or specific topic, developed in a public or private, productive or service institution, accredited and recognized in the respective branch or area of the discipline, which raises an applicable intervention proposal.

GRADUATION BY EXCELLENCE
Graduation by excellence is a modality that exempts outstanding students from going through other types or modalities of graduation; they voluntarily join this type of graduation.

Why study Financial Engineering at UPAL?

  • From the first semester our students make scheduled visits to recognized companies in our environment in order to improve their practical learning..
  • We train entrepreneurs who develop business plans from the beginning of the career. The aim is that graduates have their own business, once the career is over.
  • Agreements with companies in our environment for students to carry out business practices.
  • Modern equipment and infrastructure that help with learning in practice.

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