Master's Degree in Engineering & Technology in Braga in Portugal

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Engineering & Technology

In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.

Studies in engineering and technology prepare you for the technologically oriented workforce of today.

Members of the workforce with engineering and technology training are sought out by many industries including medical research and computer software development.

 

Portugal is one of the warmest European countries. University programs are very affordable. In fact Portugal has one of the lowest living costs for students. Enjoy the the great beaches in Algarve or the old wings of history in the capital city of Lisbon.

Braga is one of the oldest cities in the northwest Portugal and has the oldest catholic archdiocese in the country. Being a large city in the municipality, two main universities have their headquarters here. These are Minho University and the Universidade Catolica Portuguesa.

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Master in Informatics Teaching

University of Minho - Institute of Education
Campus Full time October 2017 Portugal Braga

The Master in Informatics Teaching program was created under the Bologna spirit and orientations, confers professional qualification for Informatics Teaching, in accordance with the ordinations of the laws for professional qualification for teaching in pre-school, elementary and secondary school (Law-Decree n.º 79/2014 of 14th May and the Rectification Declaration n.º 32/2014). [+]

Masters in Engineering & Technology in Braga in Portugal. The Master in Informatics Teaching program was created under the Bologna spirit and orientations, confers professional qualification for Informatics Teaching, in accordance with the ordinations of the laws for professional qualification for teaching in pre-school, elementary and secondary school (Law-Decree n.º 79/2014 of 14th May and the Rectification Declaration n.º 32/2014). This cycle of studies aims at training well-informed, critical and active professional Informatics Teachers that are able: to rebuild their thought and actions during their lifetime; to structure, monitor and evaluate socially relevant learnings within the framework of a global development perspective of individuals and of their accomplished inclusion in school and in the information society; to incorporate adequate methodologies encompassing the principles of reflection, self-orientation, creativity and innovation, not only as a source of knowledge, but also and mainly as a catalyst for action; to develop conscious, deliberate and responsible actions in the contexts of professional practice. [-]

Master’s Degree in Educational Sciences - Area of Specialisation in Educational Technology

University of Minho - Institute of Education
Campus Full time October 2017 Portugal Braga

The cycle of studies leading to the Master's degree in Educational Sciences, Area of Specialisation in Educational Technology, aims at training specialists in the field of Information and Communication Technologies applied to Education/Training. [+]

The cycle of studies leading to the Master's degree in Educational Sciences, Area of Specialisation in Educational Technology, aims at training specialists in the field of Information and Communication Technologies applied to Education/Training. This master's aims at: promoting the acquisition, development and deepening of knowledge and skills in the area of Educational Technology; promoting the preparation of teachers, trainers and other professionals in education with expertise in Educational Technology; training specialists and technical staff for professional structures and spaces in the areas of design, production, development and evaluation of educational technologies; promoting self-training competence, based on research in education, particularly in Educational Technology; fostering the development of capacities for research and innovation in the field of Educational Technology. The completion of the first year grants students a Postgraduate Diploma in Educational Technology. The successful completion of the master's programme grants the Master's degree in Educational Sciences. [-]

Integrated Master's in Telecommunications and Informatics Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 10 semesters September 2017 Portugal Braga

This course, with spread spectrum, ensures knowledge of communication systems in a comprehensive and consolidated manner, integrating the fields of electronics and information technology. [+]

Masters in Engineering & Technology in Braga in Portugal. Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree) Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 10 curricular semesters Regime: Normal Place: Azurém Campus, Guimarães Main Scientific area: Telecommunications Engineering INTEGRATED MASTER’S | 5 YEARS The course provides knowledge of communication systems, integrating the fields of electronics and information technology. The graduate will be holding specific expertise in different technological aspects, including in the areas of radiation and electromagnetic propagation, coding and transmission of information, computer communication networks, mobile systems, management and operation of networks and communication systems, as well as new services and applications supported by modern integrated telecommunications systems. Because of his profile, he will be able to work for telecom operators, enterprises in the area of computer networks, companies that develop equipment and applications for telecommunications and content providers, without forgetting the centres of research and development that develop work in this field. Careers The graduate will be able to perform functions required by various types of Telecommunications operators, for companies operating in the area of computer networks, for companies developing equipment and applications for telecommunications or contente providers, not to mention research & development centers working in this area. [-]

Integrated Master's in Polymer Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 Portugal Braga

The course grants university level training in a domain of great economic relevance and technological development. The strategic importance of training and development in the area of Polymeric Materials is particularly visible in a large number of products surrounding us in our daily activities and that allow us to use them more easily (automobile, sports, electronics, computers, mobile phones and packages). [+]

Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree) Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 5 curricular years Regime: Normal Place: Azurém Campus, Guimarães Main Scientific area: Polymer Engineering and Science INTEGRATED MASTER’S | 5 YEARS The strategic importance of training and development in the field of polymeric materials is particularly visible in most of the products that surround us and provide ease of use - automotive, sports, electronics, computers, mobile phones, packaging, etc. This Integrated Master is based on a solid background in engineering, the knowledge of plastic materials, its main processing techniques and design principles, and seeks to develop critical thinking and innovativeness. It aims to train professionals in Polymer Engineering with appropriate skills to industries and related services to the industrial sector of plastic, able to join the national and international labour markets. The laboratories of the Polymer Engineering Department are the most complete and advanced in Europe. Careers The graduates will be able to enter both national and international labour markets. The laboratories available at the Department of Polymer Engineering are some of the most advanced and better equipped in Europe. [-]

Integrated Master's in Informatics Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 10 semesters September 2017 Portugal Braga

This cycle of studies aims to prepare engineers with abilities in all phases of software development, namely the ones related to analysis, design, implementation and installation of software systems. [+]

Masters in Engineering & Technology in Braga in Portugal. Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree), Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 10 curricular semesters Regime: Normal Place: Gualtar Campus, Braga Main Scientific area: Computer Engineering INTEGRATED MASTER'S | 5 YEARS The Integrated Master's in Informatics Engineering trains engineers able to apply the fundamental principles of computer sciences into the development of effective, robust and scalable software solutions. The curriculum covers all phases of the software development process, from analysis and design to implementation and maintenance. The training of these graduates also does not neglect their capacity to assess the cost and economic impact of the developed solutions, so it bets strongly in the laboratory and project component. The graduates of Informatics Engineering are recognized for the quality and accuracy which scores their performance, and are able to develop work in any area of information and communication technologies, or to successfully continue their education in later cycles. Careers Technology-strong companies in the production, testing and maintenance of software. Companies providing network and information technology based services in general. Consultancy in software engineering. State and public sector organizations IT BackOffice support. [-]

Master degree in Mathematics and Computation

University of Minho - School of Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Portugal Braga

The Master Degree on Mathematics and Computer Science is a Mathematics graduate course with emphasis on computational solutions to mathematical problems and the application of those solutions in science and technology, including Computer Science. [+]

Academic degree: Master (Bologna 2nd cycle degree) ECTS: 120 Duration: 2 curricular years Regime: Normal Place: Gualtar Campus, Braga Main Scientific area: Mathematics The Master Degree on Mathematics and Computer Science is a Mathematics graduate course with emphasis on computational solutions to mathematical problems and the application of those solutions in science and technology, including Computer Science. The main scientific areas of the course are Computational Discrete Mathematics, Computer Science, and Numerical Mathematics, areas which play a central role in the modern technologies. The applications include, among many others, image processing, computer-aided design / manufacturing (CAD/CAM), secure and reliable communication technology, and formal verification of software. The course gives not only the opportunity to use advanced computational tools like symbolic computational system and libraries of scientific computing, but also the necessary instruction for the analysis and implementation of new algorithms. The course results from collaboration between the Departments of Mathematics and Informatics of UM. Career opportunities Consultancy, software industry, departments of information and communication technology in any economic sector, departments of research and development in the same technological areas [-]

Integrated Master's in Textile Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 Portugal Braga

The great diversity and applicability of textile materials turn Textile Engineering into a broad domain which applies knowledge relating materials composition, structure and processing to their properties. [+]

Masters in Engineering & Technology in Braga in Portugal. Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree) Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 5 curricular years Regime: Normal Place: Azurém Campus, Guimarães Main Scientific area: Textile Engineering INTEGRATED MASTER’S | 5 YEARS NORMAL + POST-LABOUR The enormous diversity and applicability of the used textiles make textile engineering a domain of knowledge of broad spectrum that relates the composition, structure and processing of materials with their properties. This professionals carry out their activity in companies and research institutions linked to the textile row and clothing in the area of materials and textile processes with high added value, including R & D on new materials, technologies and advanced technical textiles. The work areas are centred in the sector of technical textiles - ropes, filters, upholstery, fabrics for tires, structures and parts for aircraft, satellites, spacecraft, cars, boats, bicycles, etc.); and in complementary areas to the industrial sector - distribution, manufacturers / representatives of textile machinery, dyes and auxiliary products, consultancy, research and development, laboratories, etc. Careers The course focuses on areas from the technical textiles sector (ropes, filters, stuffing and coating, tires, structures and parts for airplanes, satellites, spaceships, automobiles, boats, bicycles, sails, parachutes, etc.) and also on areas which are complementary to the industrial sector (distribution, manufacturers of textile equipment, dying and auxiliary products, consulting, research and development, laboratories, etc.). [-]

Integrated Master's in Mechanical Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 Portugal Braga

The course is structured according to projects which allow the student to consolidate theoretical and technical knowledge and integrate the acquired knowledge into concrete objectives in order to develop necessary skills to a mechanical engineer. [+]

Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree), Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 5 curricular years Regime: Normal Place: Azurém Campus, Guimarães Main Scientific area: Mechanical Engineering INTEGRATED MASTER’S | 5 YEARS The course provides a multifaceted training combining basic sciences, of engineering and of specialty. Students get faced, throughout their training, with engineering problems of increasing complexity as part of a coherent path. There are more and more activities in areas of strong intervention that require a recognized professional and which the course includes: mechanical project in general; granting of permits; structural calculation; activities in the field of energy (gas, air conditioning or heating systems), among many others. The career opportunities cover a wide range of activities from manufacturing companies, services or R & D, including practice areas ranging from plastics, to textiles, electronics, automation and mechatronics, lying special emphasis on automotive, shipbuilding or aircraft, among others. Careers The employment options cover a wide range of activities, from transforming industry, to services or R&D, including plastics, textile, electronics, automation and mechatronics. A special emphasis is placed on the automobile, naval or aeronautical industry. [-]

Integrated Master's in Materials Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 Portugal Braga

The course aims at training engineers with a thorough knowledge of the properties of several materials, their manufacturing methods and technologies and the ?structure-property-processing? relationships. [+]

Masters in Engineering & Technology in Braga in Portugal. Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree), Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 5 curricular years Regime: Normal Place: Azurém Campus, Guimarães Main Scientific area: Material Science and Engineering INTEGRATED MASTER’S | 5 YEARS Materials Engineering is a multidisciplinary and cross course a key area for the development of new materials and technologies. Trains engineers with a vast knowledge of the properties of materials, characterization techniques, methods and manufacturing technologies. The goal is acknowledge the structure-processing-property relationships that determine products’ performance. The materials engineer is able to analyse the raw material, understand and manipulate their properties for the development of new materials. It is also able to select materials, design and build more innovative products and technologies. Graduates will be able to work in various industries and services, as in the production of raw materials, product development industry, processing industry, micro and nanotechnology industry or aviation, consulting and sales, quality control and research. Careers The graduates will be able to take on the role required by telecommunications operators of various kinds, by companies working with computer networks, by companies which develop telecommunications equipment and applications and also by content suppliers, bearing in mind the research and development centres which develop their activities within this domain. [-]

Integrated Master's in Industrial Management and Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 10 semesters September 2017 Portugal Braga

The course's activity is directed to the rationalization of resource utilization (machinery, transportation systems, tools, informatics resources, people, facilities, financial resources, etc.) in industrial companies and the service sector, aiming at improving their global performance. [+]

Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree), Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 10 curricular semesters Regime: Normal Place: Azurém Campus, Guimarães Main Scientific area: Industrial Engineering and Management INTEGRATED MASTER’S | 5 YEARS This course is characterized by the diversity of fields of knowledge and the flexibility of its professionals working in various industrial and service areas, SME to large companies. The curriculum is directed to the rationalization of resources (machinery, transportation systems, tools, information resources, people, space, financial resources, etc.) in industrial and service companies in order to improve its overall performance. The MAIN goal is to graduate students with technical and scientific knowledge to achieve steady competitive performance for production systems of companies. Careers The graduates in Industrial Engineering and Management will take on their role in a broad selection of industrial companies (footwear, textile, metallurgy and metal-mechanics, automobile, electronics, etc.) and services (banking, supermarkets, insurance companies, hospitals, etc.), from SME?s to larger companies. [-]

Integrated Master's in Physics Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 10 semesters September 2017 Portugal Braga

The Integrated Master in Engineering Physics is an interdisciplinary course that combines the study of Physics, Mathematics, Electronics and Informatics, and is designed for new technologies and opportunities of the 21st century, providing to the students qualifications in emerging technological areas. [+]

Masters in Engineering & Technology in Braga in Portugal. Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree), Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 10 curricular semesters Regime: Normal Place: Gualtar Campus, Braga Main Scientific area: Engineering Physics INTEGRATED MASTER’S | 5 YEARS This course has two training courses: Devices, Microsystems and Nanotechnology and Physics of Information. The collaboration with the Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory (INL) will allow access to advanced technologies in the micro and nanofabrication area, with the focus on new product development in the field of Nano biotechnology and Nano electronics, among others. The Physics of Information will open a still undeveloped area in Portugal, but with a great future technological impact, which allows us to understand and develop new information and communication processing means governed by the laws of physics. The main career opportunities are related to information technology and communications, areas related to life sciences, energy, technologies used in space and consulting; research and teaching. Careers The interdisciplinary training of physics engineer is especially suited for situations of continuous innovation that occur in companies of technologic basis, allowing them to have a range of options for employment in many fields of engineering, including mechanical, electronic, civil, automobile, business, in communications and information technology and in areas related to life sciences and health technology, energy, computing and space technologies. [-]

Integrated Master's in Industrial Electronics and Computers Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 10 semesters September 2017 Portugal Braga

The course's main goal is to train graduates prepared to take on a professional activity in the domain of Electronics and Computers Engineering, i.e., which are able to specify, design and implement electronic systems and/or devices in several specialization areas: Automation, Control and Robotics; Electrotechnics and Energy Systems; Computer Technology; Microtechnology and Instrumentation; Telecommunication Systems. [+]

Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree), Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 10 curricular semesters Regime: Normal Place: Azurém Campus, Guimarães Main Scientific area: Informatics and Electrotechnics Engineering INTEGRATED MASTER’S | 5 YEARS The course provides graduates (3 years) a wide spectrum of skills with a strong practical component in the digital and analogical electronics, eletrotechnic, control and informatics, which allows them to develop integration projects. The teachers provides advanced training that enables them to design and implement systems and / or devices in two of six areas of specialization to choose from: automation and robotics, energy, microelectronics, software and dedicated computer, and telecommunications and information technology. Professional careers include developing equipment companies and services in these areas. Careers The companies? permanent need of larger development, modernisation and internationalisation constitutes a primary and continuous source of employment for the graduates in Industrial Electronics and Computers Engineering. The employment rate is nearly 100%. [-]

Integrated Master's in Civil Engineering

University of Minho - School of Engineering
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 Portugal Braga

The course trains professionals able to technically design and direct all types of projects in Civil Construction and Public Work. The UMinho?s graduates acquire the fundamental training required to take on their professional activity in the several work areas in this field of activity, which contributes to its acceptance in the labour market. [+]

Masters in Engineering & Technology in Braga in Portugal. Academic degree: Master's degree ECTS: 300 Duration: 5 curricular years Regime: Normal Place: Azurém Campus, Guimarães Main Scientific area: Civil Engineering INTEGRATED MASTER’S | 5 YEARS This course trains professionals capable of designing and technically direct all types of construction projects and public works. The subject areas of the course are: Structures, Geotechnics, Hydraulics, Building Materials, Construction and Construction Management, Communications and Planning. In the final year of the course, students may choose one of the four specialized sections: Buildings, Structures, Hydraulics and Environment and Territory Engineering. Graduates can work in developing projects of civil engineering specialties; management and supervision of projects; property development; public administration; manufacturing of materials and components; laboratories of construction or research. Careers The main part of Civil Engineers trained at the UMinho are working in construction companies, project design offices or public entities, and are able to conduct their professional activity on designing projects in several civil engineering specialties; real estate promotion; public management; materials and components manufacturing; construction laboratories or research [-]