Industrial Engineers are professionals whose main task is to contribute to the competitive improvement of the process networks for goods and services in a globalized world.

This course is part of the Global Program, 100% in English (Available in Mexicali. Starting August 2020 in Tijuana)

Available in Mexicali, Tijuana and Ensenada

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Industrial Engineering
Industrial Engineering

Learning Outcomes

  • You will be capable of optimizing the manufacturing processes, operations management, supply chain management, quality engineering, and production systems simulation of a production plant.
  • You will be able to supply chain management, quality engineering, and production systems simulation of a production plant.

General Requirements

  • Interest in studying the physical and mathematical sciences.
  • A liking for working with integrated machine systems.
  • Interest in process design and optimization.
  • Analytic and synthetic skills.
  • Problem solving skills.
Industrial Engineering

Career Paths

  • Process Engineer.
  • Quality Manager.
  • Staff Director.
  • Logistics Manager.
  • Manufacturing Manager.


Our professors have a high academic level and always give you personalized attention.


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Our study plan guarantees a well-rounded education, providing the tools and skills you need to become a competitive professional.








  • Information Management
  • Mathematical Foundations for Engineering
  • Programming Methods
  • Introduction to Industrial Engineering
  • Industrial Chemistry


  • Oral and Written Communication in Spanish
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Differential Calculus
  • Data Organization and Analysis
  • Statics


  • Globalization, Culture and Society
  • Numerical Methods
  • Integral Calculus
  • Engineering Materials
  • Dynamics


  • Contemporary Art and Culture
  • Differential Equations
  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Materials Manufacturing
  • Probability
  • Methods Engineering


  • Oral and Written Communication in English
  • Statistical Inference
  • Lean Manufacturing and Quality Management Systems
  • Industrial Electronics
  • Multivariable Calculus
  • Methodology of Research


  • Human Being and Society
  • Industrial Management
  • Operations Research Models I
  • Quality Engineering
  • Production Systems Engineering I
  • Elective


  • Human Being and Sustainability
  • Production Systems Engineering II
  • Operations Research Models II
  • Experimental Design
  • Industrial Engineering Topics
  • Elective II


  • Human Being and Ethics
  • Economic Engineering
  • Systems Simulation
  • Industrial Engineering Application Project
  • Project Management
  • Elective III
* Course available online
See the previous curriculum here (In spanish)
RVOE SEBS, mayo 2015: No.BC-027-M1/15, No.BC-043-M2/15, No.BC-059-M3/15.

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“To contribute to the comprehensive development of the region and the country, through the preparation of students of high potential using a student-centered educational model towards the development of leaders in industrial engineering, capable of utilizing resources for production systems efficiently and rationally, to ultimately produce services and resources of the highest quality.”


“To become leaders in the development of high quality professionals integrated in a production system through an efficient and innovative academic program. Our teaching-learning process always at the forefront to assist the needs of regional and national industries towards sustainable development”.

Program Educational Objectives

Focused in the preparation of students that after 5 years upon graduation:

  • Are established professionals in industry, consulting or services, using Industrial Engineering skills proficiently
  • Professional leadership to prevent and solve problems
  • Demonstrate ability and commitment towards continuous learning and development in Industrial Engineering related sectors
  • Show the necessary skills to perform successfully in multi-disciplinary teams
  • Develop, implement and improve systems making use of critical thinking to improve efficiency in industry and organizations
  • Make engineering decision based on ethic and moral values

Student Outcomes

Student Outcomes refer to the attitudes, skills and knowledge expected in every student upon graduation from one of our programs.

Students graduating from our Industrial Engineering program shall have the following student outcomes:

  • Skills to apply math, science and engineering knowledge and expertise
  • Skills to design and conduct experiments, as well as analyzing and the interpretation of data
  • Skills to design a system, component or process capable of solving problems considering restrictions (real) such as: economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, feasibility and sustainability.
  • Skills to work on multidisciplinary teams
  • Skills to identify, formulate and solve engineering issues
  • Comprehension of ethical and professional accountability
  • Skills for effective communication
  • Understanding of the impact of engineering solutions in a social, environmental, economic and global context
  • Commitment to continuous learning and improvement
  • Knowledge of contemporary topics and subjects
  • Proficiency in using techniques, skills and tools of modern engineering in practice

Students and Alumni -Mexicali Campus-

According to section II.A.6.b of ABET’s handbook, each program accredited by ABET must make public all data pertaining to student enrollment and graduation rates annually. These are presented in the following table:




Enrolled students



Our Industrial Engineering program in CETYS Mexicali Campus currently holds ABET accreditation.

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Financial aid

CETYS is accessible to all who wish to study.
Learn more about the financial aid options available for you.

8 out of every 10 students at CETYS have some form of financial aid.


The Unidos Scholarship is the result of an institutional effort that aims to support young talent affected by the health crisis derived from COVID-19, generating opportunities for assuring continuity in high-quality, professional education programs.

This Scholarship is offered at the three CETYS University campuses: Mexicali, Tijuana, and Ensenada. It is directed at incoming students entering any undergraduate program, noted for their intellectual skills and solid high school academic background.

Available in all 3 of our campuses. 

Application requirements:

New Entry to Engineering School

  • Hold an overall average of 8.5 +
  • Complete an application and submit required documents
  • Answer a socioeconomic survey
  • No entrance examination required (during COVID 19 contingency.)

Academic Scholarships

Comprehensive Plan for Financial Aid for Engineering Programs

For students applying to all Engineering Programs, with academic achievements and skills, as well as their academic trajectory from High School.
This plan combines 10% of CETYS Credit, and up to 40% of scholarship for students with a general GPA of 8.5+ in high school and 1, 250 points in their admission test.

Available in all 3 of our campuses. 

PAFENI Scholarship

Available only in our Ensenada Campus, and created with the intent of supporting young professionals that wish to study with at CETYS. The scholarship for any program in undergraduate is 25% of semester-based tuition.

Student must have a general GPA of 8.5, without having failed any courses and pass the admission exam.

Athletic Scholarships

Receive a scholarship ranging from 10% to 80%. These plan is geared towards those students who have excellent academic credentials and are also outstanding athletes.

Physical and technical examinations are required based upon the student’s sport discipline to apply for this scholarship.

CETYS Alumni Tuition Discount

If you, or your parents graduated from each of our degree programs from any campus, a 10% automatic tuition discount is applied.

Sibling Discount

Discount up to 15% to families with two or more children enrolled at CETYS.
This discount applies with the sole restriction of financial aid does not exceed 50% for two siblings and 75% for three siblings.

Subject upon request and socio-economic study.

CETYS Tuition Credit

Available for students, providing up to 12% in financial aid for undergraduate and up to 10% in engineering programs.

FAFSA Financial Aid

U.S. Federal Financial Aid that may be requested upon enrollment to CETYS for all U.S. Citizens or residents. With a annual interest of 4.45%.
This loan may also be combined with other financial plans from CETYS and the amount depends on each student’ personal and financial evaluation.
Available for new students and returning students.
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Disclaimer, all financial aid or student support plans are approved and in adherence to institutional policies.

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