The master course on Telecommunications and Computer Engineering graduates engineers capable of solving the big challenges that the Information Society presents to the competitiveness of companies and nations.

The main covered areas are mobile communication systems, embedded systems, optical communication systems and networks, software engineering, intelligence and management of networks and services, financial management of companies and projects, multimedia signal processing and the production of multimedia programs.

The teachers are highly qualified producing scientific research within the Institute of Telecommunications with connections to enterprises’ activity. The privileged context of ISCTE-IUL in the area of management provides a differentiated formation, potentiating the formation of engineers with quality, skillful to work at top technical careers.

The master course on Telecommunications and Computer Engineering (METI) complements the studies of students with a bachelor (“licenciatura”) degree on telecommunications and computer engineering of ISCTE-IUL, but holders of a national or foreign academic bachelor degree or legal equivalent in telecommunications and computer engineering, computer science engineering, electronic engineering or in engineering of associated areas are eligible as candidates.

After completion of METI the masters in Engineering of Telecommunications and Computer Science will be able to analyze, evaluate, project and manage advanced telecommunications systems, including the services, the information networks and the systems associated.

The employability of masters in Telecommunication and Computer Engineering is 100% being the main employers the big companies of the areas of telecommunications and computer science, namely, operators, equipment manufacturers, service providers, consulting and outsourcing companies, etc.

METI was recognized by ENAEE – European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education, entity responsible for emitting the EUR-ACE Quality Label and represented in Portugal by “Ordem dos Engenheiros”, as a reference master course with quality within the university teaching system, assigning the METI masters the title of EURopean ACcredited Engineer.

Schedule Full-time
Duration 2 Years
Scholarships available No


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