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UP.PT - Faculty of Engineering

Masters Degree in Information Science

The Master’s Degree in Information Science (MCI) provides advanced training in Information Science aimed at anyone wishing to pursue a professional or research career in this area. This master is the joint responsibility of the Faculty of Engineering and the Faculty of Arts of the University of Porto.

Job Opportunities

MCI graduates are information managers. They are prepared for positions in existing information services (in libraries, archives, and documentation services), to integrate teams developing information systems, to conceive new information services (dematerialization, document management, process workflows, collaboration systems, social networks) and ultimately to become Chief Information Officer (CIO) in private and public organizations.

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Faculty of Engineering
Taught in collaboration with
Faculty of Arts (UP)
Type of Course
Masters Degree
4 Semesters / 120.0 ECTS
Portuguese - Suitable for English - speaking students
Annual Tuition Fee (Full Tuition Fee)
National: 697.00€
International: 4000.00€
CPLP International: 2200.00€

All the information presented relates to 2023/2024

Registration and Accreditation


Registration n.ºR/A-Ef 2702/2011/AL03 in March 7, 2023


Date of publication of the accreditation decision: Oct. 20, 2021

Validity of accreditation: 6 years

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