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 career starts next August 8 and offers 40 places in each venue; In the case of Minas, a lottery was necessary.
From July 30 to August 5, UTEC together with other actors of the Area B Binational Innovation Ecosystem, present a week full of activities focused on innovation