University Specialisation in Additive Manufacturing

Today, additive manufacturing is a technological pillar of Industry 4.0. Companies need well-trained people in this field more than ever. This diploma from the IMH Campus and the UPV/EHU offers a unique opportunity to gain access to the knowledge required for employment in this area.

Sector initiative promoted by

AFM Cluster, Addimat, Tknika, Tecnalia, Renishaw, Pixel Sistemas, Sariki, Grupo Egile, UPV/EHU, CFAA

4 reasons to study this postgraduate course in Additive Manufacturing:

  1. Technological capabilities: Responding to new market demands
  2. Technical skills: Design and manufacture of parts with FA technologies
  3. New manufacturing processes: Integrating AF and conventional processes
  4. Access to the labour market: Industrial R&D&I projects in technological environments

Much more than a 3D printing course

In our postgraduate course you will be trained in the 8 main additive manufacturing technologies:

  • FDM - Fused Deposition Modeling
  • Multi Jet Fusion HP
  • SLA - Estereolitografia
  • LMD - Laser Metal Deposition
  • BMD - Bound Metal Deposition
  • LPBF - Laser Powder Bed Fusion
  • WAAM - Wire+Arc Additive Manufacturing
  • Polyjet

More about additive manufacturing technologies


  • Training based on specific cases (Design, manufacturing and post-processing).
  • 40% theoretical and 60% practical. (Course syllabus)
  • Groups of 3 to 6 people.
  • Practical training in the 8 Additive Manufacturing technologies.
  • Training in the very centres where the latest technologies and facilities are located.


Teaching staff made up of experts in additive technologies of IMH Campus, UPV/EHU, Tknika, Tecnalia, Pixel Sistemas, Sariki, Renishaw, Bezzier. List of lecturers



At IMH Campus we have a state-of-the-art workshop on additive technology, The Additive Manufacturing Area.


Postgraduate attached to UPV/EHU

ECTS: 30

Duration: 300 hours

Enrolment by modules: Possibility of taking modules individually.

Teaching: On campus. 60% practical training (180 hours) in groups of 3 to 6 people.

Language: Spanish

Teaching places: IMH Engineering School and in companies-technology centres where the technology is located.

Training schedule: 19th October 2020 to 16th June 2021. Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 15:00-18:30.

Pre-registration: 50 € will be paid as a management fee.

Cost: 3,750€. It will be formalized in two payments: 60% in October 2020 and 40% in January 2021.

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