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WELCOME TO ISEC
ISEC - Coimbra Institute of Engineering (Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Coimbra) is increasing the international relations with other European universities within Erasmus+ Program. This work is conducted toward student’s and teacher’s mobility as well.

By choosing a host institution you’re exercise the option for the best way capable of giving continuity to your personal project. ISEC offers a very large choice of learning opportunities covering a multiplicity of engineering areas. 
The main language of instruction at ISEC is Portuguese. However, in special situations, when the number of foreign students justifies it and there is availability of resources, a class taught in English can be created. Some of the courses may have tutorial support in English, out of classes.

Academic Calendar:
Autumn (winter) Semester- September to February
Spring (summer) Semester- February  to July

Academic Calendar 2020-2021 (Bachelor & Master degrees)

Adjustment for Spring term 2020-2021:

 Bachelors/Masters

 

Beginning

End

Classes

01/03/2021

11/06/2021

Classes Break

14/06/2021

18/06/2021

1st Exam’ call - Normal

21/06/2021

06/07/2021

2nd Exam’ call - Recurso

07/07/2021

23/07/2021

Eastern Holiday

29/03/2021

05/04/2021

Academic Calendar 2019-2020 (Bachelor degree)
Academic Calendar 2019-2020 (Master degree)

Academic Calendar 2018-2019 (Bachelor degree)
Academic Calendar 2018-2019 (Master degree)

Academic Calendar 2017/2018 (Bachelor degree)
Academic Calendar 2017/2018 (Master degree)


ECTS CATALOGUES
 

Cursos de Licenciatura Bachelor Courses
Engenharia Mecânica Mechanical Engineering
Engenharia Eletrotécnica Electrical Engineering
Engenharia Electromecânica Electromecanical Engineering
Engenharia Civil Civil Engineering
Engenharia Informática Informatics Engineering
Curso Europeu de Informática European Computer Science
Engenharia Biomédica Biomedical Engineering
Bioengenharia Bioengineering
Engenharia e Gestão Industrial Engineering and Industrial Management
Gestão Sustentável das Cidades Sustainable City Management
 

 

Master Courses (During the evening - 05:30pm to 00:00am)

Cursos de Mestrado Master Courses
Engenharia Mecânica Mechanical Engineering
Engenharia Electrotécnica Electrical Engineering
Engenharia Eletromecânica Electromechanical Engineering
Engenharia Civil Civil Engineering
Engenharia Informática Informatics Engineering (updated)
Instrumentação Biomédica Biomedical Instrumentation
Engenharia e Gestão Industrial Engineering and Industrial Management
Mestrado Erasmus Mundus em Mobilidade Elétrica e Sistemas de Energia Erasmus Mundus Join Master Degree in Sustainable Transportation and Electrical Power Systems

 

Foreign Languages Courses

Code Disciplina Subject ECTS Term

60027979

Língua e Cultura Portuguesa Portuguese Language & Culture 6 Winter

60024420

Inglês Technical English 3 Spring

60027996

Inglês I English I 2 Winter

60028025

Inglês II English II 2 Spring

60028129

Inglês III English III 2 Winter

60028154

Inglês IV English IV 2 Spring

61000078

Língua Estrangeira I - Alemão I Foreign Language I - German I 3 Winter

61000067

Língua Estrangeira I - Francês I Foreign Language I - French I 3 Winter

61000089

Língua Estrangeira II - Alemão II  Foreign Language II - German II  3 Spring

61000095

Língua Estrangeira II - Francês II  Foreign Language II - French II 3 Spring

61000104

Língua Estrangeira III - Alemão III Foreign Language III - German III  3 Winter

61000110

Língua Estrangeira III - Francês III Foreign Language III - French III 3 Winter

61000121

Língua Estrangeira IV - Alemão IV Foreign Language IV - German IV  3 Spring

61000132

Língua Estrangeira IV - Francês IV Foreign Language IV - French IV 3 Spring
 

*Foreign Languages (Levels I, II, III, IV) – the applicants will be informed, after arrival, which level and which subject language (German or French) will be available.

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURES
 

DEADLINES
For Nominations and Applications:

Autumn (Winter) semester: 01st April to 31st May

Spring (Summer) semester: 01st September to 30th November

Nominations (by the Universities) and Applications must be sent to ri@isec.pt 

Acceptance Conditions:
Certificate of English Level B1 minimum (except for Spanish students).

 

APPLICANTS:

» Erasmus+ Students

 

» Non-European Students (Out of Erasmus Program)  

 

Accommodation  

~We suggest that you to book a room in a hostel for the first days. Coimbra has a large number of apartment’s to rent (with prices around 120€/250€ or >) that you may visit after your arrival.

 

Please send the application documents, duly signed, to ri@isec.pt. You may bring the hard copies with you.

ISEC address:

  • Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Coimbra 
    Gabinete de Relações Internacionais
    Rua Pedro Nunes - Quinta da Nora 
    3030-199 COIMBRA 
    Portugal

 

 

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

INSURANCE
Incoming Students must provide themselves with a proper heath and civil responsibility insurance to Portugal. We also suggest that you should be insured against accidents. 

GRADING SYSTEM
18 -20 – Excellent; 16, 17-Very Good; 14, 15-Good 10-13-Sufficient - The result achieved in a subject, whether through continuous assessment or in an examination, is generally expressed in a 0 to 20 grading scheme. The lowest passing grade is 10. 

SPECIAL NEEDS
Some ISEC Departments are provided with Elevators or Special Access (Wheelchair). ISEC Campus also has lower-floor and ramps access.


INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS CONTACTS

Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Coimbra – Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra

Coimbra Institute of Engineering – Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra

Erasmus Code

P COIMBRA 02

Address

Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Coimbra 
Gabinete de Relações Internacionais
Rua Pedro Nunes - Quinta da Nora 
3030-199 COIMBRA 
Portugal

Head of Institution

Prof. Mário Velindro

International Relations Office (GRI)

ISEC Coordinator

Contact Person
Phone (institutional)
Fax

Email



Prof. Luís Castro

Ms. Dália Pires
+ 351 239 790 206 
+ 351 239 790 201

ri@isec.pt

Official Web Site

http://www.isec.pt/servicos/ri

 

 



If you have some question, we will be pleased to help you.
Do not hesitate to contact the ISEC for further information.

Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Coimbra 
Gabinete de Relações Internacionais
Rua Pedro Nunes - Quinta da Nora 
3030-199 COIMBRA 
Portugal
E-mail: ri@isec.pt 
Phone: +351 237 790 206