International Students

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Applications (1st cycle programmes) Applications (2nd cycle programmes)

International Student Guide

The International Student Guide is available in the following hyperlink International Student Guide. Additional information can be found at


Information to be published soon.

Tuition Fees/Annuity

1st and 2nd study cycles: 7000 €/year. 2000€ upon pre-registration (corresponding to the first two installments) and the remainder in accordance with the 1st, 2nd and integrated study cicles of IST.


Applicants should consult the Regulation of Access and Admission of International Students to 1st, 2nd and 3rd study cycle at IST  for additional information on document content and validity.

Required Documents

Applications for a specific course or study cycle programme are made online. The applicant must provide all the documents mentioned in the Regulation, as well as a motivation letter referring to the selected course or study cycle. To complete the application process it is necessary to submit the following scanned documents as PDF files:

  • Recent photo;
  • Up-to-date CV;
  • Identification document / passport;
  • Copy of CPF (only applicable to 1st cycle candidates of Brazilian nationality);
  • Official academic transcript that you have completed secondary education or equivalent in the country of origin, with final average and proof of access to higher education exams (only applicable to 1st cycle candidates);
  • Official academic transcript records of bachelor degree and Diploma with final average (only applicable to 2nd cycle candidates);
  • Document specifying the type of grading scheme of the academic records (only applicable to 2nd cycle candidates);
  • Document certifying the applicant’s Portuguese language level (B1 level in Portuguese Language and complete the B2 level until the end of the first year of the degree);
  • Statement Under Oath, that the applicant does not have Portuguese nationality nor any other country nationality that is member of the EU and fulfills the requirements needed for the Access and Admission category for International Students;
  • Bank transfer slip of the payment for application fee.

Applications for 1st and 2nd Cycle

Deadlines for the 1st Phase

January 2nd to 31st 2020 Submission of applications
Until February 21st 2020 Publication of results
February 22nd to March 10th 2020 Pre-enrollment
September 1st to 4th 2020 Registration and Enrollment

Applications for 1st and 2nd Cycle

Deadlines for the 2nd Phase

March 21st to May 13th 2020 Submission of applications
Until June 1st 2020 Publication of results
June 1st to 19th 2020 Pre-enrollment
September 1st to 4th 2020 Registration and Enrollment

Applications of 1st and 2nd Cicles

Deadlines for the 3rd Phase

July 1st to 10th 2020 Submission of applications
Until August 3rd 2020 Publication of results
August 3rd to 14th 2020 Pre-enrollment
September 7th to 18th 2020 Registration and Enrollment

Available vacancies 2020–2021

Course Degree1 Vacancies 1st Cycle Vacancies 2nd Cycle Campus URL
Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering (LENO) Bachelor 8 Alameda
Electronics Engineering (LEE) Bachelor 9 Taguspark
Geological and Mining Engineering (LEGM) Bachelor 6 Alameda
Industrial Engineering and Management (LEGI) Bachelor 16 Taguspark
Computer Science and Engineering (LEIC-A) Bachelor 40 Alameda
Computer Science and Engineering (LEIC-T) Bachelor 22 Taguspark
Telecommunications and Informatics Engineering (LETI) Bachelor 14 Taguspark
Applied Mathematics and Computation (LMAC) Bachelor 8 Alameda
Architecture (MA) Integrated Master 9 10 Alameda
Aerospace Engineering (MEAer) Integrated Master 18 9 Alameda
Environmental Engineering (MEAmbi) Integrated Master 8 20 Alameda
Biological Engineering (MEBiol) Integrated Master 15 10 Alameda
Biomedical Engineering (MEBiom) Integrated Master 9 5 Alameda
Civil Engineering (MEC) Integrated Master 26 10 Alameda
Electrical and Computer Engineering (MEEC) Integrated Master 48 15 Alameda
Engineering Physics (MEFT) Integrated Master 13 10 Alameda
Materials Engineering (MEM) Integrated Master 6 10 Alameda
Mechanical Engineering (MEMec) Integrated Master 35 8 Alameda
Chemical Engineering (MEQ) Integrated Master 19 10 Alameda
Bioengineering and Nanosystems (MBioNano) Master 5 Alameda
Biotechnology (MBiotec) Master 5 Alameda
Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering (MENO) Master 20 Alameda
Electronics Engineering (MEE) Master 6 Taguspark
Pharmaceutical Engineering (MEFarm) Master 5 Alameda
Mining and Geological Engineering (MEGM) Master 15 Alameda
Data Science and Engineering (MECD) Master 10 Alameda
Energy Engineering and Management (MEGE) Master 39 Alameda
Industrial Engineering and Management (MEGI) Master 9 Taguspark
Engineering and Management of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (MEGIE) Master 10 Alameda
Information Systems and Computer Engineering (MEIC-A) Master 9 Alameda
Information Systems and Computer Engineering (MEIC-T) Master 15 Taguspark
Petroleum Engineering (MEP) Master 18 Alameda
Telecommunications and Informatics Engineering (METI) Master 10 Taguspark
Information and Enterprise Systems (MISE) Master 5 Alameda
Mathematics and Applications (MMA) Master 10 Alameda
Microbiology (Microbio) Master 5 Alameda
Territorial Management and Urban Studies (MOTU) Master 20 Alameda
Radiation Protection and Safety (MPSR) Master 5 Alameda
Chemistry (MQ) Master 10 Alameda
Information Security and Cyberspace Law (MSIDC) Master 10 Alameda

1 – Number of vacancies to be confirmed

Application Fees

In order for the application process to be assessed it is required that the applicants pay the application fee (€ 100) and send the bank transfer slip with the required Documents.
Bank transfer information:
Institution: Instituto Superior Técnico
Bank name: Santander Totta S.A. (IST branch)
IBAN: PT50 0018 000344000867020 17