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General Information
Academic curriculum at IST


Research Track

Seminar Track

Academic Track

Transferable Skills development Track
(Innovation and technical leadership)

Laboratory Rotation: Research Residence in two academic labs.
Should involve research periods in IST, FEUP, UM
1st semester
(6 ECTS)

Research seminar
Annual: oriented to help students understanding research methods and practice and in writing a research paper by the end of the first year, in collaboration with research residences.

1st and 2nd semester
(6 ECTS)
(available along full program)

Product design

1st semester
(6 ECTS)

Innovation and industry Policy

1st semester
(6 ECTS)

Innovation studies:
industrialization strategy, with team work
2 semesters: 1st and 2nd semester
(6 ECTS)

Research Residence in Industry

Between 2nd and 4th semester
(6 ECTS)

Product development, or an optional Advanced Engineering course (to be selected by the student, with relevance for the thesis; requires approval by SC)

2nd or 3rd or 4th semester
(6 ECTS)

Engineering Systems and Research Methods

2nd semester
(6 ECTS)

Innovation teams:
entrepreneurial project, with team work (“Real world”)
2 semesters: 3rd and 4th semester
(6 ECTS)

 

Optional Advanced Engineering course, or Teaching Assistantship (at least one semester, at undergrad or master level)
Between 1st and 4th semester
(6 ECTS)


Total: 10 units x 6 ECTS/unit = 60 ECTS