Universidad Panamericana | Faculty of Engineering Academic Offering Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Engineering and Data Driven Innovation

Industrial Engineering and Data Driven Innovation

As a UP Industrial Engineer, you will be able to positively impact organisations by innovating in their design, planning, organisation, control and continuous improvement.


Your mission will be to meet the needs of the market by optimising resources through the use of scientific tools.


The managerial perspective that we have in our faculty will help you to integrate technical, scientific, human, economic and social factors to manage innovation within organisations and to welcome new companies.


You will be able to be a link between research and development centres and the productive industries of our country to achieve the adaptation, implementation and management of innovation within organisations. In addition, you will change the way of doing business by developing and implementing innovation-oriented technology.


In our faculty we have excellent teachers and well-equipped laboratories, as well as constant professional activities that will undoubtedly give free rein to your talent and creativity.

Industrial Engineering and Data-driven Innovation
  1. Mexico City
  2. UP City


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An applicant for a career in Industrial Engineering and Data Driven Innovation should have the following skills:


  • Interest in problem solving.
  • Creativity, imagination and inventiveness.
  • Analytical and abstraction skills.
  • Mathematical skills.
  • Discipline.
  • High level of demand.
  • Teamwork.
  • Leadership and entrepreneurial vision.
  • Sense of responsibility and commitment to society to improve the quality of life.


The Educational Objectives of the Industrial Engineering and Data Driven Innovation program are focused on training:


  • Graduates capable of positively impacting organizational results through the successful practice of Industrial Engineering and through the successful practice of Industrial Engineering and Data Driven Innovation.
  • Graduates capable of making decisions and solving problems through creative and innovative ideas resulting from critical, analytical and systemic thinking.
  • Graduates with leadership skills, working autonomously and in teams, in multidisciplinary, national and international contexts. multidisciplinary, national and international contexts.
  • Graduates who are flexible to change and able to update their skills through continuous learning. continuous learning.
  • Graduates with a vocation of service to society and with a clear ethical orientation in all their actions. in all their actions.


The graduate attributes for the Industrial and Data-Based Innovation of the School of Engineering, Mexico City Campus, are:


  1. Identify and formulate engineering problems by applying basic science principles
  2. Solve engineering problems by applying engineering principles.
  3. Develop an entrepreneurial mindset by applying, analyzing and synthesizing engineering design processes that result in initiatives that solve global needs through the integration of economic, environmental, social and cultural perspectives.
  4. Analyze and interpret data to establish conclusions that propose engineering solutions.
  5. Applies engineering judgment to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation.
  6. Communicate effectively with different audiences in Spanish.
  7. Communicate effectively with different audiences in English.
  8. Recognize their ethical and professional responsibilities in situations relevant to engineering.
  9. Make informed judgments that consider the impact of engineering solutions that give back positively to society.
  10. Recognize the permanent need for additional knowledge and have the ability to locate, evaluate, integrate and apply this knowledge appropriately.
  11. Work effectively in teams that set goals, plan tasks, meet deadlines and analyze risks and uncertainty.


As a graduate, you will have the analytical capacity to solve problems with professional ethics and the ability to adapt to change.


You will be able to:


  • Identify, formulate and solve complex problems by applying engineering, scientific and mathematical principles.
  • Apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specific needs taking into account public health, safety and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental and economic factors.
  • Communicate effectively.
  • Recognise ethical and professional responsibilities and make informed judgements, which consider the impact of solutions in global, economic, environmental and social contexts.
International Exchange Network
  1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA.
  2. California Institute of Technology, USA.
  3. DePaul University, United States.
  4. Vancouver Film School, Canada.
  5. Universidade Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  6. Universidad de los Andes, Chile.
  7. Hochschule Bremen, Germany.
  8. University of Navarra, Spain.
  9. Cologne Business School, Germany.

"Having studied Industrial Engineering at UP opened up many opportunities for me to develop professionally in the area I wanted. The prestige of the UP degree is recognised by all the companies, as well as the recognition we have for the human side that the University offers".

Rodolfo Bishop Aranda 2013-2018, Mixcoac campus.

"I studied Industrial Engineering and Innovation Management, without a doubt, choosing UP was a great choice, because in addition to having provided me with comprehensive knowledge of the important areas of any industry including values and professional ethics, it gave me great friendships that will last a lifetime."

Lorena Varela Nagore 2013-2018 headquarters Mixcoac

"Studying engineering at UP was an interesting experience, it allowed me to start quickly in the working world with my first job while receiving classes and knowledge that helped me to understand the world better. The mix of experience and academia is something that allowed me to get to where I am now working in international startups".

Santiago Bolivar, Industrial Engineer 14-19 Head of Marketing at MetaMap (metamap.com)