- 18 PhDs
- Public Institution Type
The Faculty of Engineering (FEUP) is the largest faculty of UPORTO, with more than 8000 students, 63 courses and close to 600 teachers and researchers across 9 departments of engineering: Chemical, Civil, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Industrial Engineering and Management, Informatics and Computing, Mechanical, Physics, Metallurgical and Materials, and Mining. The main Research & Innovation areas of activity are Environment Technologies, Sea Technologies, Food Technologies, Biotechnology, Health Technologies, Materials Technologies, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Automation and Control, Information and Telecommunication Technologies, Systems Technologies, Energy Systems and Energy, Quality and Food Safety, Risk Prevention and Reduction, Industrial Management.
FEUP is located in the Porto Innovation District, where the strong presence of engineering technologies, health sciences and entrepreneurship lend considerable impetus to the process of innovation. An example is the Science and Technology Park of University of Porto (UPTEC), a fundamental structure of support knowledge transfer between the university and the market.