University of Lisbon

Introduction

UNIVERSITY OF LISBON - ULisboa

The University of Lisbon (ULisboa) founded on July 2013 has been the result of a merger process between the former Technical University of Lisbon (UTL) and the University of Lisbon (UL). ULisboa extends the continuity of both institutions recognized scientific and cultural traditions.

As a privileged space of science and knowledge, the ULisboa is today, one of the major institutions of Higher Education in Europe and one of the leading University in the country.

The University of Lisbon, plays an important role in creating knowledge and innovation, in fostering the economy, and educating the leaders of the 21st century. The diversity of competences is a competitive advantage of ULisboa compared to traditional universities.

ULisboa is composed of 18 Schools and Faculties- The Schools that make up ULisboa are the largest and oldest in Portugal and all have extensive and active international networks. ULisboa offers a total of 462 Programmes (Undergraduate, Integrated Master, Master and Doctorate Degree) of which 243 are Master Degrees and118 are Doctoral Degrees. It enrols around 50 thousand students each year.

The EU student exchange flow (coming and going) of ULisboa under the SOCRATES/ERASMUS programme totalled almost 1700 students.

SCHOOL OF AGRICULTURE AND FORESTRY - ISA

The Instituto Superior de Agronomia (ISA), College of Agriculture and Forestry of ULisboa, is the largest and most qualified school of graduate and post-graduate degrees in the Agricultural Sciences, in Portugal, and its know-how is recognized nationally and internationally. It includes the top national professors and researchers on key Mediterranean forestry topics.

With over 160 years of experience, it has been adjusting its teaching to both the technological evolution and the reality of the country, focusing both on quality and modernization.

ISA is located in the heart of Lisbon, Tapada da Ajuda – an Environmental and Botanical Park with about 100 ha, of recognized interest and amazing views.

This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • Portuguese (Portugal)

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Programs

This school also offers:

MSc

MSc in Mediterranean Forestry and Natural Resources Management (MEDfOR)

Campus Full time 2 years October 2017 Portugal Lisbon Italy Viterbo Padua Spain Lleida Palencia Turkey Trabzon Porto + 9 more

MEDfOR is a two-year world-class Master Course Programme that answers a call for a coordinated approach throughout the Mediterranean basin to develop reliable information and tools - based on sound science and a multidisciplinary approach, in order to improve Mediterranean forestry and natural resources management and policy-making. [+]

Course MEDfOR is a two-year world-class Master Course Programme that answers a call for a coordinated approach throughout the Mediterranean basin to develop reliable information and tools - based on sound science and a multidisciplinary approach, in order to improve Mediterranean forestry and natural resources management and policy-making. The MEDfOR emphasis is on educating the leaders of the future generation of engineers, managers, researchers, and teachers involved in Mediterranean forestry and natural resources management. MEDfOR equips students with a solid scientific habilitation and the competences for careers in innovative fields of work within the Mediterranean forestry supply chain. It will both provide the basis needed for students to pursue academic opportunities (e.g. PhD program) and the qualifications needed to fill positions in all Mediterranean forestry supply chain segments (e.g. forestry and natural resources organizations, either public or private, either national or international). MEDfOR has been under the Erasmus Mundus label on the last 5 years. The Master programme is now running its 5th edition and we have applications open for the 6th edition. Students can study in one of the 7 universities of the Consortium and may also have the opportunity of internships with our Associated Partners About MEDfOR MEDfOR - MEDITERRANEAN FORESTRY AND NATURAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT MEDfOR is a two-year world-class International Master Programme focuses on the integrating theme of sustainability in Mediterranean forests and woodlands, which cover over 9 % of the Mediterranean region’s land area, to address topics that are specific to the Mediterranean forestry and that... [-]