UPS-Cuenca Undergraduate Programs

Environmental Engineering

Students in one of the laboratories

Degree: Environmental Engineer

Study Mode: Full Time On Campus

Class Availability: Morning - Afternoon

Campus: Cuenca and Quito

Duration: 9 semesters

Description 

The aim of this major is to:

  • Educate competitive professionals who are able to solve the country's environmental problems.
  • Provide the market with professionals specialized in the prevention and control of environmental pollution.
  • Boost technological development in this field according to our resources and needs.
  • Prepare professionals to design, build and operate systems to prevent and / or reduce environmental pollution. 

Professional Profile

An Environmental Engineer is able to: 

  • Face and solve problems, manage projects, lead groups, if possible speak more than one language. He / she will have a critical, free, open, business, and ethical mind. He / she will be a negotiator, a mediator, a communicator, an entrepreneur, creative and a leader capable of making decisions.
  • Work in private companies, consulting companies, public institutions in charge of the environment, and NGOs. 

Environmental Engineering Director

José Ignacio Ulloa Cuzco

  • Chemical Engineer

julloa@ups.edu.ec

Professors

Professors Email
AMAYA PINOS JORGE BRAULIO jamaya@ups.edu.ec
ARIAS LUNA JUANITO jarias@ups.edu.ec
AVILES SACOTO ESTEFANIA CARIDAD eaviles@ups.edu.ec
CABRERA ORTIZ JORGE JACINTO jcabrerao@ups.edu.ec
CARDENAS CALLE LUIS FERNANDO lcardenas@ups.edu.ec
CARPIO SACOTO JUAN EDUARDO jcarpio@ups.edu.ec
CHICAIZA RIVERA OMAR VICENTE ochicaiza@ups.edu.ec
DELGADO FERNANDEZ MANUEL ERNESTO mdelgado@ups.edu.ec
DUQUE SARANGO PAOLA JACQUELINE pduque@ups.edu.ec
JERVES COBO RUBEN FERNANDO rjerves@ups.edu.ec
LOAYZA VALDIVIESO MIRYAN ALICIA mloayza@ups.edu.ec
LOYOLA ILLESCAS JUAN GERARDO jloyola@ups.edu.ec
PARRA GONZALEZ DIEGO ALEJANDRO dparra@ups.edu.ec
SILVA RUALES MEDARDO ANGEL msilva@ups.edu.ec
ULLOA CUZCO JOSE IGNACIO julloa@ups.edu.ec