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About Tecnico Lisboa

Técnico is the largest school of Architecture, Engineering, Science and Technology in Portugal, involving a community of over 10,000 people. Aims to contribute to the development of society, promoting excellence in higher education by developing Research, Development and Innovation (RD&I) activities.

Técnico has three campuses with privileged access to Lisbon’s main points of interest. The public transport network and the Shuttle allow quick travels within the three campuses and the different parts of the city.

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Técnico helped me to solve any hard problem, in an analytical, pragmatic and methodical way.

Valter Fernandes is a Técnico alumnus // Project Developer and Senior Advisor to CEO at TAP.

Key Facts


Instituto Superior Técnico was founded on 23rd May 1911 by Alfredo Bensaude.

A Big University

Técnico has approximately 11.533 students enrolled.


Técnico has approximately 870 faculty and researchers.