Campus and Community

Why study at Técnico?

The reasons to study at Técnico are several. Find them!

When you join Técnico you will be joining a world top 100 and Europe top 20 engineering schools, with certainty that you will experience a research-led education delivered by world-leading experts in outstanding study facilities and a fantastic student experience.

Técnico is a school for the world that welcomes students from dozens of countries giving you the opportunity to meet people from all over the world. Join Técnico and be ready for a lifetime of achievements.

Studying at Técnico

Our courses open doors to rewarding and challenging careers. All of our graduates are in high demand among business and industry recruiters.

During your time with us, you will be joining an undergraduate community of over 10,000 students and you’ll be living in one of the world’s most beautiful and vibrant  cities considered the most promising tech hub in Europe.

Técnico has partnerships worldwide with top engineering schools, allowing students to have an academic experience abroad. Find out more about our double degree and exchange programmes.

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Financial support

Técnico is strongly committed to ensure that no talented students are excluded for financial reasons. We have grants for students from lower-income households, to ensure they can make the most of what Técnico has to offer. Find out more about our grant programs (Fundo Solidário AAA e Bolsas de Estudo “EDP Solidária- Educação”).

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Career opportunities

Técnico graduates are highly valued by employers for their knowledge, leadership and problem-solving skills. Hundreds of recruiters visit Técnico each year, and the Careers Service can help you find an internship, learn business/soft skills and pitch yourself in the most demanding job interview. Six months after finishing their degree, 85,7% of our students are employed or engaged in post graduate studies. The other graduates are mostly involved developing start up businesses. Find out more about Técnico’s start up network.

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