One of the goals of the School of Engineering is help to create a new Chilean economy based on a clear innovative and sustainable advantage using our people and Chile´s natural endowment to advance knowledge and create global value.

The Directorate of Research and Innovation has as one of its objectives to create and articulate an active and vibrant ecosystem of innovation, to establish a culture of innovation throughout the community and encourage the creation of new enterprises of our students.

The Directorate of Extension, DICTUC and Professional Education, through DICTUC and the Division of Technology Transfer has as one of its objectives to transfer expert knowledge generated within the School and make it serve the community in the form of concrete solutions to their needs, delivering individual multidisciplinary services that follow a model linking academia to society in an accelerated and effective manner, with the commitment to excellence, innovation and the values of our university.