Instituto Superior Technico de Lisboa

Instituto Superior Técnico

City: Lisboa
Country: Portugal
Language of instruction: Classes taught in English

About: Técnico is part of Universidade de Lisboa, located on Alameda Campus, which is the largest and the most competitive university in Portugal, and is recognised as a prestigious school at national and international level, namely in the fields of Architecture, Engineering, Science and Technology. It comprises Portugal’s most prestigious Laboratories and RD&I centres. Técnico offers a wide variety of courses to study, both at the undergraduate and graduate level and it is actively involved in several international mobility programmes. IST has significantly contributed to create cutting-edge science and technology, which is the main goal of the school.

Useful info:



  • Architecture, Engineering, Science & Technology
  • Course Catalogue
  • Credit load: Exchange students should follow a maximum of 30 ETCS credits/semester

Subject Restrictions: The following master programmes are not open to exchange students:

  • Complex Transport System
  • Construction and Rehabilitation
  • Energy Engineering and Management
  • Engineering and Water Management
  • Geographic Information System
  • Transport Infrastructure Engineering