Master's Program in Engineering & Technology in Portugal

Compare Masters Programs in Engineering & Technology in Portugal 2017

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.

 

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Top Master Programs in Engineering & Technology in Portugal 2017

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Master in Computer Engineering and Information Systems

ISG Business & Economics School
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Portugal Lisbon

This degree aims to promote the acquisition of advanced skills in the areas of Computer Engineering and Information Systems, namely those that refer to individual work, supported in skills acquired in research activity, as well as application in professional activity of the principles used in the... [+]

Best Masters in Engineering & Technology in Portugal 2017. This degree aims to promote the acquisition of advanced skills in the areas of Computer Engineering and Information Systems, namely those that refer to individual work, supported in skills acquired in research activity, as well as application in professional activity of the principles used in the methodologies of this project. This way, the Master's degree will provide the analysis and information processing skills inherent to the execution of tasks for research and development innovative technologies acquired in the prosecution of the described goals, as well as the capacity to produce and transmit scientific information related to them. Further Studies The degree is supported by a solid study program and occupies an innovative position in the converging scientific domains. With a curricular structure comparable to the best similar 2nd cycle courses in Europe, this Master's Degree offers the most adequate training towards the degree (2nd cycle in 2007/2008) and prosecution of studies in a great diversity of branches at the 3rd cycle level. Occupacional Profiles The integration of these teaching methodologies and the articulation between the professional and research component seeks to promote advanced training in engineering that fully completes a training profile with the making of this master's degree. Objectives Promoting and acquisition of theoretical and technical skills in disciplines considered as structuring in the areas approached; Allow the students to establish a customised progression through the possibility of choosing between specific advanced disciplines in each of the proposed branches; Provide a professional learning experience through laboratory and analysis practice of real use cases, in order to guarantee an adequate balance between the theoretical plane and its most recent technological developments; Include and put into perspective all aspects of teaching given in the academic and corporate realities, associated to this sector in our Country. Thus, we propose a teaching model organised in: Master Classes that correspond to theoretical magisterial classes, taught by Master Degree professors and by national and foreign guest specialists to work in the scope of the research projects developed during the degree and Advanced technical training laboratory classes, where the acquisition of skills for the development of applied projects is promoted. Entrance Conditions The following may apply for the Master's Degree: People who hold a B.A. or equivalent degree; People who hold a foreign academic degree awarded after a 1st study cycle organized according to the Bologna Process by a member state of that process; People who hold a foreign academic degree acknowledged as a degree satisfying the objectives of the graduate degree by the due body; People who have a school, scientific or professional curriculum acknowledged by the due body of ULHT certifying the capacity to obtain this study cycle. [-]

Master's Degree In Management Information Systems

ISEG - Lisbon School of Economics & Management
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Portugal Lisbon

The Master's main objectives are to train technicians and managers with high competence in planning, analysis, development and security of organizational information systems. [+]

OBJECTIVES

The Master's main objectives are to train technicians and managers with high competence in planning, analysis, development and security of organizational information systems. It is a master of nature pro ¬ fissionalizante in order to expand their career prospects to the participants by developing their potential technical and scientific background in management information systems.

RECIPIENTS

The Master is essentially a complete formation of the first cycle by pro ¬ cio ¬ ¬ ¬ on of a degree in management, computing, engineering ¬ ¬ nha laugh, economics, mathematics or other degree deemed appropriate. Your recipients are managers, technicians and consultants and information technology systems, or recent graduates wishing to specialize in the area of ​​information systems. ... [-]


Master in Computer Engineering and Information Systems

Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Portugal Lisbon

The degree is supported by a solid study program and occupies an innovative position in the converging scientific [+]

Best Masters in Engineering & Technology in Portugal 2017. Objectives - Promoting and acquisition of theoretical and technical skills in disciplines considered as structuring in the areas approached; - Allow the students to establish a customised progression through the possibility of choosing between specific advanced disciplines in each of the proposed branches; - Provide a professional learning experience through laboratory and analysis practice of real use cases, in order to guarantee an adequate balance between the theoretical plane and its most recent technological developments; - Include and put into perspective all aspects of teaching given in the academic and corporate realities, associated to this sector in our Country. Thus, we propose a teaching model organised in: - Master Classes that correspond to theoretical magisterial classes, taught by Master Degree professors and by national and foreign guest specialists to work in the scope of the research projects developed during the degree and - Advanced technical training laboratory classes, where the acquisition of skills for the development of applied projects is promoted. Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired This degree aims to promote the acquisition of advanced skills in the areas of Computer Engineering and Information Systems, namely those that refer to individual work, supported in skills acquired in research activity, as well as application in professional activity of the principles used in the methodologies of this project. This way, the Master’s degree will provide the analysis and information processing skills inherent to the execution of tasks for research and development innovative technologies acquired in the prosecution of the described goals, as well as the capacity to produce and transmit scientific information related to them. Further Studies The degree is supported by a solid study program and occupies an innovative position in the converging scientific domains. With a curricular structure comparable to the best similar 2nd cycle courses in Europe, this Master’s Degree offers the most adequate training towards the degree (2nd cycle in 2007/2008) and prosecution of studies in a great diversity of branches at the 3rd cycle level. Occupacional Profiles The integration of these teaching methodologies and the articulation between the professional and research component seeks to promote advanced training in engineering that fully completes a training profile with the making of this master's degree. Entrance Conditions The following may apply for the Master's Degree: a) People who hold a B.A. or equivalent degree; b) People who hold a foreign academic degree awarded after a 1st study cycle organized according to the Bologna Process by a member state of that process; c) People who hold a foreign academic degree acknowledged as a degree satisfying the objectives of the graduate degree by the due body; d) People who have a school, scientific or professional curriculum acknowledged by the due body of ULHT certifying the capacity to obtain this study cycle. [-]

Master in Biotechnological Engineering

Polytechnic Institute Of Bragança
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Portugal Bragança

This programme will allow the intervention in areas which link the primary and secondary sectors, providing new accomplishments namely in the field of microbial technology and plant biotechnology. [+]

Master in Biotechnological Engineering This master programme main goal is to provide technological training with a rather strong professional approach. This will allow the intervention in areas which link the primary and secondary sectors, providing new accomplishments namely in the field of microbial technology and plant biotechnology. This study cycle is lectured in cooperation with CIMO (The Mountain Research Centre), a Research & Development unit of the Portuguese Science and Technology Foundation (FCT). Profile of the programme The profile of the programme is organized into two major areas of specialization, microbial biotechnology (Microbial Physiology and Genetics; Microbial Associations and Biofertilizers, Biomass and Bioenergy; Industrial Microbiology) and agricultural biotechnology (Microbial Associations and Biofertilizers, Genetically Modified Organisms; Biomass and bioenergy Production; Molecular Diagnostic Methods; Biopesticides and Biocontrol; Biofactories, Bioproducts and Innovation). A set of courses is the interface between the two areas (Biomass and Bioenergy; Biocatalysts Technology, Engineering of Biotechnological Processes), giving the necessary engineering component to this curriculum. Finally, the disciplines that provide the foundations of statistics and experimental design (Multivariate Analysis and Experimental Design), and safety and regulation in the biotechnology industry (Safety and Regulation in Biotechnology) complete the plan of studies. Biology and biochemistry Key learning outcomes The degree of "mestre" (master) in Biotechnological Engineering, is awarded to those students that demonstrate, in this field, the ability to: develop and enhance the knowledge obtained in the first cycle, in order to develop and apply that knowledge to original situations often in the context of research; apply their knowledge and understanding and problem solving capacities to new and unfamiliar situations in wide multidisciplinary situations, although related to their area of studies; integrate knowledge, deal with complex matters, develop solutions or put forward opinions on situations of limited or incomplete information, including reflecting upon the implications and ethical and social responsibilities that result from both those solutions and opinions or indeed that condition them; communicate their conclusions and the knowledge and reasoning that underlay them, both to experts and non-experts, clearly and unambiguously; develop competences that will enable them to benefit from self-oriented or autonomous lifelong learning. To complete the qualification, the student is required to pass all compulsory course units of the study plan. Occupational profiles of graduates The degree of "mestre" (master) in Biotechnological Engineering belongs to the education and training area of Technologies. Graduates are specialized to develop a professional activity within the agrarian and industrial sectors of production associated with biotechnology; act at the level of new plant/animal production technologies and screening and diagnosis of plant/animal health; intervene in areas of connection between the primary and secondary sectors, bringing new skills to the two productive sectors; undertake business activities to bring the added value of the products obtained. [-]

International Master in Advanced Clay Science (IMACS)

University of Poitiers
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Portugal Aveiro

IMACS is an integrated Master of Science designed by 4 institutions with a wide range of leadership in clay science. [+]

Best Masters in Engineering & Technology in Portugal 2017. ENVIRONMENTS- ECONOMIC GEOLOGY-SOIL MANAGEMENT-GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING-GEOMATERIAL-NANOMATERIAL IMACS is an integrated Master of Science designed by 4 institutions with a wide range of leadership in clay science : the University of Poitiers (UP) in France (co-ordinator), the University of Aveiro (UA) in Portugal, the Technical University of Crete (TUC) (Chania) in Greece, the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) (Porto Alegre) in Brazil. Why clay minerals ? Interest in clays results from their common availability, and their unique physical and chemical properties. No other minerals currently attract so great an interest. In addition to their conventional ancient use as bricks, tiles, ceramics and for paper coating and waste management more recently, clays have found many novel applications. Clay minerals have provided a boost in technology, because they are inexpensive nanomaterials, and as such, they have a huge potential for the synthesis of polymer nanocomposites with superior mechanical and thermal properties. The optimisation of adsorption, colloidal and rheological properties also opens prospects of using clay minerals for medical uses, pollution control, and environmental protection. Clay minerals play a role in economic geology (both as important mineral resource and in energy resource exploration) and soil management. Clays also have many negative effects in geotechnical engineering, manifested in the form of landslides, mudflows, and the deterioration of clay-based construction materials. Clay knowledge is extremely inter- and multidisciplinary as it includes geological, geotechnical, mineralogical, physico-chemical and bio-geochemical aspects. The IMACS is the first master course addressing analytical techniques and their recent developments, clay mineral properties as well as their main application domains. Thus, the complex and versatile nature of clays, as well as their numerous uses and applications, demand that clay engineers have a multidisciplinary education. Objective of the IMACS programme Most existing Masters Courses dealing with clays focus on a single discipline or domain in which Clay Science does not necessarily constitute the main part of the course (Earth Sciences, Civil and Geotechnical Engineering, Materials Science, Environmental and Life Science, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering). However, Clay Science is a multidisciplinary endeavour, combining geology, mineralogy, crystallography, with physics, geotechnology and soil mechanics together with inorganic, organic, colloid chemistry and biochemistry. IMACS (International Master in Advanced Clay Science) is the first multi-disciplinary programme that brings together the widely-distributed knowledge of clays. IMACS is an integrated 2 years master programme delivered by four Universities : the University of Poitiers (France), the Technical University of Crete (Chania - Greece), the University of Aveiro (Portugal) and the Federal University of Rio Grande Do Sul (Porto Alegre – Brazil), and is supported by the French Clay Group (GFA) and AIPEA (International Association for the Study of Clay Minerals) which are associated members of IMACS. This programme approved by the European Commission under a very competitive application scheme as an Erasmus Mundus Joint Master programme in July 2009. During the first year, basic knowledge on clays, recent developments in clays and analytical techniques are provided, followed by a first specialization in Environment, soil and geological systems. After this training period, a master project completes the first year programme. The second year incorporates two specializations 1) Geomaterials and civil engineering, and 2) Advanced clay – nanomaterials, and Healing minerals. The master thesis (4 to 6 months) completes this second year and can be carried out at any of the partner research laboratories which constitute a network of more than 20 labelled research laboratories and numerous private companies. The objective of this Master is to form high level graduates by providing them a wide range of competences with applications in Environment, Earth Sciences, Materials (Geomaterials and Nanomaterials)... The interdisciplinary of the IMACS programme gives access to a large job market on the international level. A great number of research laboratories will be able to welcome for PhD IMACS students. IMACS students will be attractive for any engineer vacant positions requiring clay knowledge (Environment and waste management, Civil Engineering, Soils, Industries linked with mineral and energetic resources, Geo materials, Cement and Ceramic industry, Nano-materials, Cosmetics and medicine...). The teaching language is English. The completion of the curriculum is rewarded by a Master Degree or multiple Master Degrees depending on the student mobility. This Masters Course is open to students holding a BSc (or a degree equivalent to 180 ECTS) or an academic equivalence based on professional experience (validation of acquired experience is required), and a fluent understanding of the English language. Our Strengths: In connection with the industrial demand. Analysis expertise for mineral-geomaterial characterization : X-Ray Diffraction, Infrared Spectroscopy, Scanning and Transmission Electron Microscopy, Thermal Analyses, Tomography… A transdisciplinary approach. Two periods of internship in a partner laboratory (university or industry), conditioned by the grades acquired. An international training course. Documents required The applicant will have to send the following documents: Degree equivalent to BSc A certified (translated in English) copy of the required degree for application in a Masters Course (at least a Bachelor Degree or a nationally recognized degree equivalent to 180 ECTS). If requested, the applicant must prove the international recognition of the mentioned Degree as equivalent to a Bachelor and provide such official recognition translated in English. An academic equivalency could be attributed based on the professional experience of the applicant (validation of acquired experience). In consequence, the programme is not only open to B.Sc. students. Note: The application can be sent even if the B.Sc. is not fully completed at the deadline. This situation shall be explained precisely in the additional explanation letter. The IMACS selection board will decide if the application will be processed or not. Students from the following countries must contact the French Embassy or Consulate in their country as soon as possible: Algeria, Argentina, Benin, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo Brazzaville, Cote d’Ivoire, Gabon, Guinea, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Lebanon, Madagascar, Mali, Marocco, Mauritius, Mexico, Peru, Senegal, Russia, South Korea, Taiwan, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Vietnam. These students must follow the standard CEF (Centre for Studies in France) online application process on the Campus France website.The Campus France pre-enrolment certificate is compulsory. Language proficiency Excepted for native speaker, a certified fluent level in English is needed as proof of the sufficient knowledge of the English language. Additional proficiency in French, Greek or Portuguese could also be sent. Transcript of records Transcript of records presenting the complete list of courses validated during the Bachelor with the grade obtained in an explained scale (preferentially the ECTS grading scale or the international norm defined by the NCEFEC on a scale from A+ to E). This document must be an official document emanating from the concerned institution with the name and the signature of person in charge of the formation and must be in English or a copy of a certified translation in English must be provided. Recommendations Two letters of reference emanating from two different teachers, researchers and/or professionals, who have directly known the applicant during a teaching or work period, explaining the applicant's suitability with respect to the programme applied for. The evaluation form completed by the person in charge of the last training (Bachelor or Master courses). Letter of motivation Typewritten or word-processed, in English, in which the applicant explains why he/she is applying, how he/she thinks that this application can help him/her and favor his/her personal project, what are his/her professional objectives. This letter must also present the candidate's arguments explaining his/her preference for the training mobility. CV Europass A curriculum vitae (in English) giving additional information useful for the evaluation and perception of the applicant's interest and suitability to the IMACS programme (the applicant's experience, project, training or studies abroad ; work experience, actual and past professional activities, miscellaneous & language skills). The creation of the CV Europass is performed on the EU website. Duly completed and signed Application form. Recent photography Copy of passport (or Id) Note that selected non European students have to possess a passport with an expiration date posterior to the normal date of the end of the course to which he/she is enrolled for (e.g. around 3 years). Additional explanation letter (if necessary) The applicant can explain in a separate letter specific issues, for example : special needs, missing documents... ... [-]

Master in Software Engineering and Information Systems

Universidade Lusófona do Porto
Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Portugal Porto

This degree curricula is aimed at training professionals characterized by an enormous versatility skill for Information Technologies market. It is intended that students develop their critical capacity of analysis in the fields of Software Engineering and Information Systems, with a geat focus on current research and practical application of their knowledge. [+]

Objectives The course of study presented aims to prepare students with profiles characterized by an enormous versatility in the Information Technologie markets . The curriculum provides students with two areas of specific training specialization. These two specializations serve the interests of candidates at the Software Engineering (managers dedicated to developing computer applications and multimedia) and Information Systems (dedicated to managers of information systems departments and consultants). During the course, students are constantly challenged to work with realpractice scenarios in order to cope with different professional profiles. This cycle is designed to develop scientific students skills, exploring the discovery of new concepts and models, and challenging them for the creation of scientific work. Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired This degree curricula is aimed at training professionals characterized by an enormous versatility skill for Information Technologies market. It is intended that students develop their critical capacity of analysis in the fields of Software Engineering and Information Systems, with a geat focus on current research and practical application of their knowledge. This course offers an enormous breadth of knowledge, allowing rapid adaptation to a continuously changing business processes that requires a timely and consistent monitoring of computer systems. The curriculum culminates with a thesis that evaluates the development of scientific skills and its application to a topic of student interest. Comments This degree in proposes 2 alternative specializatios: - Software Engeneering - Information Systems Scientific Areas Ciências informáticas | Informática - programas não classificados noutra área [-]

Master in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Polytechnic of Leiria
Campus Part time 4 semesters October 2017 Portugal Leiria

This course aims, primarily, to provide advanced applied knowledge in professional subjects that assume strategic importance for the country and the region. Accordingly, the objectives include the acquisition, by students, of theoretical knowledge and the necessary skills for its application in the fields of Electronics and Telecommunications, or Energy and Automation. [+]

Best Masters in Engineering & Technology in Portugal 2017. This course aims, primarily, to provide advanced applied knowledge in professional subjects that assume strategic importance for the country and the region. Accordingly, the objectives include the acquisition, by students, of theoretical knowledge and the necessary skills for its application in the fields of Electronics and Telecommunications, or Energy and Automation. The course also aims to enable holders of an Electrical Engineering degree to carry on their studies by allowing the specialization and technical/scientific updating of professionals. The course also aims to actively contribute to promote national technological development and enhance added value in the country’s and region’s industry, through the development of projects, dissertations and industrial placements in companies and R&D institutions. Curricular plan 1st Year Electromagnetic Compatibility Project Management Introduction to Research 1st Year - Electronics and Telecommunications Integrated Electronics Communication Networks Technologies Audio and Video Coding Cellular Network Design Multimedia Communication Systems 1st Year - Energy and Automation Energy Policy and Sustainable Development Advanced Control Systems Electric Power Systems Control of Electric Drives Electrical Transients and Power Quality 2nd Year Simulation and Optimization Methods Electronic Systems Design Conditions of admission People who can apply to the Master’s Degree: Holders of an undergraduate degree or a legal equivalent in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Communication Networks Engineering, and related fields; Holders of a foreign higher education diploma, granted after a first cycle of studies, under the principles of the Bologna Process, by a State, which has subscribed this Process, in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Communication Networks Engineering, and related fields; Holders of a foreign higher education diploma that is recognized as meeting the objectives of an undergraduate degree by the Technical and Scientific Council of the School of Technology and Management, in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Communication Networks Engineering, and related fields; Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum that is recognized as certifying the skills to attend this cycle of studies by the Technical and Scientific Council of the School of Technology and Management. [-]

Mestrado em Sistemas de Informação para a Gestão

Instituto Politécnico de Santarém
Campus Full time Part time 2 years October 2017 Portugal Santarem + 1 more

Objetivos: dotar os alunos de adequada e sólida formação científica no domínio específico dos Sistemas de Informação para a Gestão; potenciar a capacidade de resolução de problemas e criação de soluções em situações não rotineiras e imprevisíveis; etc. [+]

Mestrado em Sistemas de Informação para a Gestão Objetivos: Dotar os alunos de adequada e sólida formação científica no domínio específico dos Sistemas de Informação para a Gestão; Potenciar a capacidade de resolução de problemas e criação de soluções em situações não rotineiras e imprevisíveis; Desenvolver a capacidade de argumentação e de emitir pareceres de grande valia, em situações complexas; Formar profissionais para o desempenho de funções com níveis elevados de competência, indo ao encontro das reais necessidades das organizações; Estimular o raciocínio transdisciplinar e integrado nas organizações; Consolidar os valores culturais, sociais, éticos e de cidadania garante da coesão e estabilidade social; Desenvolver a capacidade de investigação científica; Desenvolver competências no domínio da aprendizagem de modo auto orientado ou autónomo. Duração: 2 Anos Benefícios: Alojamento e Curso de Língua Portuguesa (30 horas) Ensino ministrado em Português*: Candidatura (35€) Anual (2500€) Utilização (35€) Ensino ministrado em Inglês*: Candidatura (35€) Anual (3500€) Utilização (35€) *os valores que se seguem serão oportunamente sujeitos a confirmação [-]

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. [+]

Best Masters in Engineering & Technology in Portugal 2017. 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. [-]

MSc in Aviation Security

Emirates Aviation University
Campus Part time 18 months

The Masters in Aviation Safety and Aviation Security MASAS programme is designed for students who wish to further their knowledge and experience of aviation safety or aviation security or both together. [+]

MSc in Aviation Security The Masters in Aviation Safety and Aviation Security MASAS programme is designed for students who wish to further their knowledge and experience of aviation safety or aviation security or both together. The areas of Aviation Safety or Aviation Security are closely related and the MSc Aviation Security / MSc Aviation Safety programmes contain five modules that are core to both and deal with common issues such as risk management, human factors, strategy, operations and planning. Fundamentally, however, safety relates to measures that are taken against the threat of an accident, while security refers to protection from threats motivated by hostility or malice. Each programme therefore contains three specialist modules that enable students to consider in depth the different areas of regulations and compliance, design, use of technologies and systems that are associated with these different perspectives. Further specialisation is achieved through the Project which is required to focus on a topic that is aligned with the specialist area. By completing five core and three specialised modules, plus a subject area Project, students may obtain an MSc in either Aviation Safety or Aviation Security. If they wish to obtain a second MSc in the alternate specialisation on top of the first award, learners may complete the three additional specialised modules plus a second Project in the other subject area. Why enrol on this programme? The MASAS programme is one of very few degree programmes in the world to address those needs. The awards provide graduates with knowledge of management, safety and security issues in aviation, and the ability to establish or administer safety or security programs in business, industry, or government. The programme offers the graduate student a professional capstone for any background in aviation. Accreditation The MSc in Aviation Security is a dual award programme conferred by Emirates Aviation University and Coventry University, UK. The EAU award is accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR) in the UAE. Career prospects The exponential growth of the aviation sector requires a parallel growth in appropriate specialised qualifications that provides employers with an element of confidence in the ever changing and complex business environment. The MASAS programme comes as an ideal opportunity for applicants seeking growth or new opportunities in the field. A typical student may have a number of years' experience in his or her particular field of safety or security expertise (or may simply be seeking a career change towards those fields). The student may probably already be in a junior or middle management role (or seeking an upgrade). He or she may probably have an enthusiasm to implement safety or security management systems across departmental boundaries. On graduation the student will gain a Dual Award qualification from two internationally respected institutions. The graduate will be ready to shoulder a significant level of responsibility for defining and implementing the employer's safety or security policy. Upon the completion of the master’s programme, opportunities also exist to complete a PhD research degree at Emirates Aviation University awarded by Coventry University, UK. Course outline The course consists of eight modules and a project/thesis. Core Modules 1. Aviation Safety and Security Risk Management 2. Human Factors in Aviation 3. Air Transport Management and Strategy 4. Crisis Management and Emergency Planning 5. Airport and Airline Security Operations Security Modules 6. Aviation Security 7. Aviation Security Legislation 8. Aviation Physical Security 9. Project/Thesis Mode of delivery The programme is delivered on a part-time basis, in five day blocks per module, held every two months. Modules span the weekend to facilitate minimum disruption for participants in full time employment. All classes are delivered at our new campus located in Dubai International Academic City (DIAC). Duration Eighteen months, part time. [-]

Inter-university Master's Degree in Computer Engineering and Mathematics

Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Online Part time 1 year

The URV-UOC online Master's Degree in Computer Engineering and Mathematics (ECiM) offers interdisciplinary training in the areas of engineering and applied sciences. The ECiM programme includes cutting-edge topics such as computer modelling and simulation, numerical methods, parallel and distributed computing, knowledge representation, networks and graphs, and applied optimisation. The aim of the degree is to prepare students for... [+]

Best Masters in Engineering & Technology in Portugal 2017. Inter-university Master's Degree in Computer Engineering and Mathematics The URV-UOC online Master's Degree in Computer Engineering and Mathematics (ECiM) offers interdisciplinary training in the areas of engineering and applied sciences. The ECiM programme includes cutting-edge topics such as computer modelling and simulation, numerical methods, parallel and distributed computing, knowledge representation, networks and graphs, and applied optimisation. The aim of the degree is to prepare students for R&D positions in industry, research centres and universities. It is intended for graduates with various scientific and technical qualifications (computer engineering, mathematics, telecommunications engineering, industrial engineering, statistics, physics, etc.). Students must complete a total of 60 ECTS credits, distributed as follows: 17 for compulsory subjects, 25 for optional subjects and 18 for the master's thesis. The ECiM is designed to be completed in one year (full-time students) or two years (part-time students). As the programme’s lecturers are active researchers in the fields they teach, they can help students to initiate research careers in computer engineering and mathematics. Career opportunities Research and development centres Companies working in the information and communication technologies Computing centres Universities Language of instruction Catalan, Spanish, English Student Profile This Master's Degree is aimed at candidates who previously obtained: Bachelor's degrees in Mathematics, Statistics, Physics and related fields. Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Telecommunications, Electronics, Industrial, Electrical, Mechanical, Aeronautical and related fields. Participating universities Universitat Rovira i Virgili (coordinating university) Open University of Catalonia FIRST YEAR: Compulsory subjects First semester Numerical Methods in Engineering High Performance Computing Optional subjects Second semester Simulation Final Master's Project Optional subjects OPTIONAL SUBJECTS: In this section you will find the list of all the optional subjects on the curriculum. Before you select the subjects you wish to register for, please make sure that they have been activated. Error Correcting Codes Chaotic Dynamical Systems Graphs and Applications Modeling Using Differential Equations Cryptology Multivariate Analysis of Data Particle and Finite Element Simulation Complex Networks Operative Research Combinatorial Optimization Data Structures and Algorithms Knowledge Representation Artificial Intelligence Distributed Computing Pattern Recognition Admission qualifications A university degree in mathematics, statistics, physics or a related field. A university degree in computer engineering, telecommunications, electronic engineering, industrial engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, aeronautical engineering or a related field. Seletion Criteria Pre-enrolled students will be selected according to the following criteria: Suitability of the admission qualification, up to 40 points. Qualifications will be graded in accordance with the following scale: a. Graduates in the field of science: up to 40 points. b. Graduates in the field of engineering and architecture: up to 40 points. c. Other qualifications: 0 points. Evaluation of the students' academic record in the university degree that qualifies them for admission to the master's degree: up to 40 points. Other training (courses, seminars or other training activities, for which proof must be provided) or professional experience relevant to the content of the master's degree: up to 10 points. Previous experience in research and/or stays in research centres of at least 4 weeks (proof must be provided): up to 10 points. [-]

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 [-]

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. [+]

Best Masters in Engineering & Technology in Portugal 2017. 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. [-]

Master in Urban Water Cycle

University of Algarve
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Portugal Faro

This master programme aims to train professionals with skills to develop technological solutions based on scientific knowledge, to ensure water needs for modern societies. In our days, the sustainable water management for various uses is a major challenge, especially in a socioeconomic context of high complexity and in a scenario of climate change. [+]

This master programme aims to train professionals with skills to develop technological solutions based on scientific knowledge, to ensure water needs for modern societies. In our days, the sustainable water management for various uses is a major challenge, especially in a socioeconomic context of high complexity and in a scenario of climate change. Thus, coastal cities and in particular cities in the Mediterranean region, have lack of professionals trained to develop integrated solutions that increase the resilience to water scarcity. Career Opportunities: Public companies of the water sector; Research institutes; Public administration; Analysis laboratories; Consultancy firms; International organizations with competences in the water domain (e.g., UNESCO, UNICEF, FAO). [-]

Master in Electrical Energy Conversion & Power Systems

Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra
Campus Full time 2 years

The main goal of the Master's Degree in "Electrical Energy Conversion and Power Systems" is to train qualified experts in areas related to electrical energy management and power systems applied to renewable energies. [+]

Best Masters in Engineering & Technology in Portugal 2017. International Master Degree - Electrical Energy Conversion & Power Systems Objectives: The main goal of the Master's Degree in "Electrical Energy Conversion and Power Systems" is to train qualified experts in areas related to electrical energy management and power systems applied to renewable energies. The Master presents a double approach: scientific and professional. Concerning the scientific part, training is based on the design of two main applications: Electrical Power Systems and Electrical and Hybrid Traction Systems. On the other hand, concerning the professional part training is based on the management of electrical energy. Thus, the subjects included in this professional part, have been designed following two main ideas: the consumers’ management of energy and the generation and transmission of electrical energy in a free market. Three main lines have been considered as keystones in the Master: Electrical Power Systems. Electrical and Hybrid Vehicles. Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energies. Course Structure: The Master is divided into 4 terms with a duration of two years (120 ECTS): The first term is an equalization stage that offers optional courses designed to promote the homogenization of the students' knowledge are offered. The second term offers several compulsory courses for all the students. These subjects will promote the acquisition of the common skills of the Master. The third term has been designed following two possible tracks: professional and research. The first one is focused on the acquisition of the required competences for the management of electric energy, with a special emphasis on energy efficiency and renewable energies. The second track approaches the technology development and the industrial design established in the specific competences of the master guide lines: "Power systems" and "Electric / Hybrid vehicle". The last term has been designed to complete the training of students. The courses given in this period are based on general teaching. In addition, students have to complete their Master's Thesis. Student Profile: This Master is oriented towards Technical Engineers, Engineers or other graduates interested in Power Systems related to Energy Efficient Conversion. Candidates are expected fulfil the following requirements: Oral and written communication skills in the master official language (English). Ability to work in teams and set long-term personal relationships with people of other nationalities and cultures. Interest in acquiring new skills and being decisive; eagerness to be in a constant learning process. Location: The Master Degree will be taught at the Campus of Viesques of the University of Oviedo, located in Gijón, where more than 3,000 students attend undergraduate, master and doctoral degrees at present. [-]