Currently, any type of company, large or small, traditional or virtual, demands professionals with specialized knowledge in the areas of data science, software engineering, and business intelligence. In the same way, the emerging Industry 4.0 increasingly demands more specialists in support of the great diversity of new technologies, among which we can highlight the Internet of Things (IoT) and autonomous mobility. However, the knowledge and frontier technologies of recent years have shown that intelligent and cutting-edge solutions to the real problems that companies face on a daily basis in each of these issues are enriched and enhanced by framing them within the area of Intelligence. Artificial (AI). In other words, the solutions to current problems will not be in line with our times without the support of AI.

In this context, the Specialty in Applied Artificial Intelligence is an educational option for professional development which will allow you to provide intelligent solutions to the various current problems and challenges. And it does not matter the type of company where you work, local, national, or international, all of them require professionals specialized in topics such as natural language processing, the generation of personalized recommendation systems, the automation of software tests, autonomous mobility, or on business strategies. All these areas of specialization are embedded with a solid AI component that will allow you to enrich the proposed solutions with a degree of innovation and frontier knowledge, according to the demand that Industry 4.0 is requiring.

Train specialists who are agents of change in organizations, who carry out innovation, technological development, and transfer through some emerging technology through solutions based on artificial intelligence.

The program is aimed at:

  • Professionals from any area interested in acquiring specialized knowledge of AI as a means to consolidate and transform their company through solutions supported by emerging technologies, in support of decision-making and business intelligence.
  • Professionals interested in designing and proposing intelligent and innovative solutions supported by any of the issues associated with emerging technologies such as data visualization and science, intelligent software, autonomous mobility, the internet of things, among others.
  • Professionals in the engineering area who wish to enter into solutions based on some emerging technology and supported by artificial intelligence, to transform any of the processes or activities of the organization.

Comply with the comprehensive evaluation required in the admission process, through an interview conducted by the admissions committee of the graduate program. In addition, the following is necessary:

  1. Simple copy of the Bachelor´s degree Certificate where the following information is indicated:
    1. The overall GPA.
    2. Completion date of all the subjects of the study plan.
  2. Simple copy of the Bachelor´s degree.
  3. Motivation letter or essay in which the candidate explains the reasons for his or her interest in the program, his or her potential contribution to it and the area in which he or she wishes to develop professionally.
  4. Curriculum vitae.
  5. When applicable, submit two letters of recommendation in the institutional format, from employers or professors.
  6. When applicable, take the Postgraduate Studies Admission Test (PAEP), and obtain at least 500 points in the adaptive version or its equivalent in other exams authorized by the Institution.
  7. When applicable, obtain at least 550 points in the TOEFL exam or its equivalent in the other exams authorized by the Institution as an instrument to assess the sufficiency of English language proficiency.

*The admission process may change without prior notice from the Admissions Committee

**Admission is the first step: then you can enroll in your graduate program of interest.

Tecnológico de Monterrey seeks to integrate into all its graduate programs a new generation of students who have completed their undergraduate studies and who distinguish themselves by being: talented, enthusiastic people, committed to the development of their environment and to the well-being of the community. society; people who have the potential to successfully complete their graduate program and become leaders with an entrepreneurial spirit, human sense, and internationally competitive.

Therefore, for admission, the applicant participates in a comprehensive selection process that considers:

  • The result of the Admission Test to Postgraduate Studies (PAEP).
  • The overall grade point average for professional-level studies.


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At the end of the program, the graduate will be able to:

  • Use specialized knowledge and business intelligence with emerging technologies to propose solutions to real and complex problems that arise in companies.
  • Analyze, manage, direct and propose solutions to processes and problems that come from any of the areas of their specialty: software engineering, smart manufacturing, autonomous mobility, or in general from any process that arises from a company with technologies involved in Industry 4.0.
  • Communicate clearly, effectively, and efficiently the results of your work as a specialist. This communication capacity includes both the traditional oral and written way, as well as the visualization of data and information. This effective and contextualized communication should be applicable when addressing both colleagues in your work group, as well as your superiors or clients.
  • Work in the professional community of their area of expertise with leadership in an efficient, collaborative and ethical manner .