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Doctorates - List of Courses

Doctoral Degree in Engineering Physics

The Doctoral Programme in Engineering Physics (PDEF), resulting from a collaboration between the faculty of Sciences and the faculty of Engineering, differs from other doctoral programmes in the field of engineering due to its specialised knowledge and use of advanced Physics, in articulation with the most modern technology. Throughout the programme, students acquire skills to develop original research and innovative initiatives in the different domains of Engineering Physics.

Job Opportunities

Teaching in Higher Education institutions; Research career in Higher Education and Scientific Research institutions; Research in industrial contexts, education, automotive and aerospace industries, defence, public sector, health, energy, materials technology, informatics and IT; Engineering activities or project management in cutting-edge technology businesses in the following fields: energy, nanotechnology, materials science, measurement laboratories, applied mathematics or quantitative finance; Development of industrial products and processes.

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Faculty of Engineering
Taught in collaboration with
Faculty of Sciences (UP)
Type of Course
Doctoral Degree
6 Semesters / 180.0 ECTS
Portuguese - Suitable for English - speaking students
Annual Tuition Fee (Full Tuition Fee)
National: 2750.00€
CPLP International: 2750.00€

All the information presented relates to 2023/2024