The Northern Regional Technological Institute (RTI) is committed to becoming a reference center in the region in training and research in the area of Industry 4.0. In response to the demands of the productive sector, it offers degree courses related to Logistics, Industrial Mechatronics and Systems, and a postgraduate degree in Robotics and Artificial Intelligence. Another of its characteristics is bi-nationality: since its inception, UTEC’s northern institute has forged a strong integration with higher education institutions in southern Brazil. Currently, three of its four majors are binational.
The institute is located in the Rivera Higher Education Pole where it shares territory with UdelaR, CETP/UTU and the CFE. It has a Logistics laboratory classroom, and laboratories of Physics and Materials Science, Electro-electronics, Control and Automation, Computer Science, and a Mechanics workshop. In addition, it has a terrace to enjoy the sunsets and a virtual library space next to the canteen. The new annex will also provide a cowork area and a digital manufacturing laboratory.
The project led by UTEC Rivera teachers seeks to reduce some contaminants in wastewater and raise awareness in the community about the importance of classifying solid waste at sou...
In 2023 its operation was reactivated and in 2024 it is preparing to work with greater dynamism