XVII Summer School 2024

What is it?

The MESIO UPC-UB Summer School is a specialized training program that increases the supply of both professional and research training in the Master's degree in Statistics and Operations Research (MESIO UPC-UB), Master's degree in Advanced Mathematics and Mathematical Engineering (MAMME), Bachelor's degree in Statistics (UB-UPC), Bachelor's degree in Mathematics (UPC), Bachelor's degree in Data Science and Engineering (UPC), and the PhD in Statistics and Operations Research of the UPC.

The courses are open to students from other bachelor’s and master’s degrees, members from other universities as well as researchers and practitioners that work in private and public institutions and that need the use of statistical or machine/deep learning methodologies in their daily work.


The Summer School courses are taught by renowned visiting professors as well as professors of the UPC and UB. You can have look at the courses and instructors of the previous editions.

The 2024 edition includes 12 activities scheduled from June 17th to July 5th, 2024. These courses will be conducted 'face-to-face' and will also be streamed live


You are requested to use your own laptop. A few days before the course starts, students will be provided with the information required to participate in the course, including the software needs.If you don't have access to a computer for the course dates, please contact


All activities will be held in:
Facultat de Matemàtiques i Estadística
C/ Pau Gargallo, 14, 08028 Barcelona



Prices per  course (the price is the same whether you attend the course in person or via streaming)

  • FME students (MESIO, MAMME, GM, GE, GCED with current registration) : 100€/course
  • UPC & UB students: 120€/course
  • Part-time UPC & UB teachers ("Professors associats"): 120€/course
  • Full-time UPC & UB teachers, with guaranteed place in the course: 120€/course
  • Students from other public Catalan universities: 200€/course
  • Member of research groups and institutes linked to the UPC or the UB:  200 €/course
  • SCE - Societat Catalana d'Estadística members: 250€/course
  • BioInformatics Barcelona members: 250€/course
  • ENBIS - European Network for Business and Industrial Statistics members: 250€/course
  • BIST - Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology - 250€/course
  • External users: 350€ first enrolled course and 300€ each additional course
  • Full-time UPC & UB teachers: free, subject to availability.

A copy of a current document justifying the selected collective (enrolment, job contract, registration, proof of membership etc.) should be uploaded in the registration process.


Students of the Master in Statistics and Operations Research (MESIO) that take several courses of the Summer School can validate these for the course Seminari Summer School. There are two different options:

  • 2 courses approved - 3 ECTS credits
  • 3 courses approved - 5 ECTS credits

More information on the validation of ECTS credits can be found on:

Application and enrollment

Application and enrollment: You can enrol each course until 5 days before its start date.


Observation: courses with 5 students or less will be cancelled.


    • Carme Capdevila, Summer School's Administration
      (+34) 93 401 58 61
      Facultat de Matemàtiques i Estadística
      Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
      C/ Pau Gargallo, 14
      08028 BARCELONA
  • Klaus Langohr, Summer School's Director
    (+34) 93 401 70 34
    Departament d'Estadística i Investigació Operativa
    Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
    Edifici C5
    Jordi Girona 1-3
    08034 BARCELONA