Electrical and Computer Engineering, B.Eng.

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    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
  • Tuition
    Tuition (Year)
  • Portuguese
The Electrotechnical and Computer Engineering degree (LEEC) was designed so as to provide the students with sound scientific and technological foundations in order to meet the present and future requirements of the labour market. Graduates of this degree are offered a wide range of career opportunities which translates into high employment rates.
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  • Programme outline
  • Key facts
  • Admission requirements
  • Fees and funding


Comprising two major areas (Industrial Automation and Energy), the degree aims at delivering first-cycle level professionals prepared to perform duties with scientific accuracy and technological timeliness in the various electricity and electronics related domains. Graduates of this degree acquire varied and versatile skills to conceive, design, plan and implement systems in areas such as control, automation, robotics, energy, machinery, electrical vehicles, electrical installations, domotics, electronics, telecommunications and production and use of electrical power.

Throughout each academic year, extra-class activities are performed, namely seminars, conferences and field trips that greatly contribute to the scientific training of students and their contact with the industrial reality.

The programme guidelines place special emphasis on R&D of applied projects in partnership with companies, business associations (Nersant), business associations (Acitofeba), industrial innovation laboratory (Line.ipt) and research institutions (TI - Telecommunications Institute, and ISR - Institute for Systems and Robotics) as a strategic motor of economical development, innovation and growth of productive capacity.


The Course had the accrediatation of the Minister of the Tecnhology and Higher Education, is also in the process of accreditation by the newly established accreditation national agency.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • Portuguese
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Provide a solid scientific, technological and social learning, supported by a programme and courses that includes contact with real situations and laboratories experiences. This cycle of studies is based on the development of a diverse set of skills and competencies that permits excellent career opportunities and pursue postgraduate studies.

Academic Requirements

In order to be eligible to this bachelor's degree, students must hold the high-school diploma or legally equivalent qualification with mandatory aproval in the next entry Subjects:

  • Mathematics and Physics-Chemistry
Application can also be made through the following special entry routes:
  • Students coming from the Portuguese education system through re-admission, degree change and transfer schemes;
  • Holders of a Foundation Course Diploma (CET);
  • Adults aged more than 23 who have passed tailor-made examinations intended to assess their ability to pursue higher education studies;
  • Holders of Intermediary or Graduate degree diplomas;
  • Students coming from foreign higher education.
The degree in Electronics and Computer Engineering also accepts:
  • Students who have completed the technological specialisation course (CET) in Electrical Installations and Industrial Automation providing equivalence to 5 modules of the degree.
  • Students who have completed the technological specialisation course (CET) in Automation, Robotics and Industrial Control providing equivalence to 5 modules of the degree.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 950 EU/EEA


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