Doctoral Programme in Informatics

University of Minho - School of Engineering

Program Description

Doctoral Programme in Informatics

University of Minho - School of Engineering

Doctoral Programme in Informatics

The Doctoral Program on Informatics aims at promoting excellence and research in Informatics and associated theoretical fundaments, providing high quality advanced training, based on own research, with international recognition.

The current study program allows a solid training of human resources in several areas of Informatics, which are able to take on autonomous scientific research, contributing to the progress of science, the deepening of technological evolution and the widening of its applicational spectrum.

The program will endow students with competences, abilities and methods of research that assure the capacity to design, adapt and implement high level scientific research projects, according to internationally accepted quality and innovation standards.

The course also aims to equip the industry sector with experts capable of responding to challenges and implement solutions, while prospectively contributing to the development of new business areas and opportunities.

Access to higher education

The conclusion of this Doctoral degree allows the realization of research activity at post-doctoral level.

Access forms

Access to this cycle of studies requires an application to the School of Engineering of the University of Minho.

Application deadlines

  • 1st Phase 24th August to 4th September, 2015 (Academic Year 2015/2016)
  • 2nd Phase 4th to 15th January, 2016 (Academic Year 2015/2016)
  • 3rd Phase 4th to 15th January, 2016 (Academic Year 2016/2017)
This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Portuguese (Portugal)

Last updated August 31, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
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Oct., 2016
8 semesters
Full time
Start date Oct., 2016
Portugal Braga
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