COMPUTER SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

Full Accreditation, for 6 years, by A3ES (Portuguese Accreditation Agency), 06-05-2014(PDF);
Course registered in the Order of Technical Engineers.

Admission Exam
Mathematics.

At the end of the program, our students possess the required competences for the following professional roles:
– Consultant in the areas of IT, Software Engineering, Multimedia, Computer Networks, Multimedia Design and Web development.
– Engineer, Systems Analyst and Information Systems Administrator.
– Software Engineer.
– Application analyst/programmer.
– Database programmer/administrator.
– Multimedia applications designer/programmer.
– Web developer.
– Project manager.
– Technical coordinator.

WHY CHOOSE COMPUTER SYSTEMS ENGINEERING AT UFP?

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Our teachers keep close and supportive throughout your course.

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Highly qualified, differentiated and experienced faculty, nationally and internationally recognized using innovative teaching methods.

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Updated scientific and technical contents, and a large percentage of practical classes, allow you to learn in real context and to a gradually adapt to your future professional life.

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Quality of facilities.

YOUR SUPPORT TEAM

Educational success is achieved through teamwork. During your application process, and whenever you need it, you will have the support and advice of a team of professionals.

Professors

In addition to being academically qualified, our teaching staff is known to be very open and available. They will be here for you!

Welcome Team

Our Welcome Team is able to find answers to such varied questions as “Where can I find accommodation?” or “What metro line do I take to visit the historic center of Porto?

Staff

In-person or a click away, our staff is professional and willing to help.

STUDY PLAN

Degree: 1st Cycle Degree *(Bachelor of Science) · Duration: 10 Semesters · ECTS: 180 ECTS

According to: Registration R / B-AD-300/2006, DR Series 2 nr. 117, of June 20, 2006; Dispatch no. 18216/2006, DR 2nd series no. 172 of 06 September 2006; Amendment with Order no. 12171/2013, DR 2nd series no. 184, of September 24.

CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Physics
7
Communication Grammar
3
English
3
Introduction to Algorithms and Programming
6
Mathematics I
7
Information Systems
4
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Systems Analysis
6
Applied Electronics
7
Applied Statistics
7
Mathematics II
7
Optional (a)
3

(a) To be defined in each year by the Faculty.

CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Algorithms and Data Structures I
6
Numerical Analysis
5
Computer Architecture
6
Programming Languages I
7
Digital Systems
6
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Algorithms and Data Structures II
6
Hardware and Sensors
6
Operational Research
4
Programming Languages II
7
Operating Systems
7
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Databases
6
Software Engineering
6
Programming Laboratory
5
Multimedia I
6
Computer Networks I
7
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Integrated Project Laboratory
7
Multimedia II
6
Computer Networks II
7
Distributed Systems
6
Opção (a)
4

(a) To be defined in each year by the Faculty.

* Successful completion of all courses integrating the study plan of the 1st cycle (180 ECTS) confers the undergraduate degree and allows access to the 2nd cycle of studies 120 ECTS, which confers the master’s degree, in the branches of Information Systems and Multimedia and Mobile Computing.

PROGRAM COORDINATOR

Prof. Dr. Nuno Ribeiro

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ADMISSION CALENDAR

1.ª PHASE

APPLICATION SUBMISSION: 3 APR. – 11 AUG. 2017
APPLICATION RESULTS: 17 AUG. 2017
REGISTRATION: 17 AUG. – 11 SEPT. 2017

2.ª PHASE (FOR POSSIBLE REMAINING VACANCIES)

APPLICATION SUBMISSION: 12 – 19 SEPT. 2017
APPLICATION RESULTS: 20 SEPT. 2017
REGISTRATION: 21 – 25 SEPT. 2017

BEGINNING OF THE SCHOOL YEAR

ORIENTATION WEEK (INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS): 11 – 15 SEPT. 2017
BEGINNING OF THE 1ST SEMESTER CLASSES: 18 SEPT. 2017

* Note: Non European Union Nationals that live abroad and obtain their Student Visa belatedly can register at UFP until the 31st of October 2017, latest. It is up to the applicant to catch up with the classes lectured until the registration.

VISIT THE CAMPUS

Come and visit UFP, talk to teachers, staff and students. Witness the quality of the work done in previous years. Visit libraries, laboratories and dining rooms. Enjoy the green spaces and, take a photo with our Patron Fernando Pessoa.

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Meeting point: By Fernando Pessoa’s statue in our garden (Pr. 9 de Abril, 349, 4249-004 Porto)
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SERVICES AND SUPPORT STRUCTURES

ACADEMIC LIFE

  • Student Union
  • University Sports
  • Student Groups
  • Tunas (students’ orchestra / band)

HEALTH

  • Health and Leisure Academy (fitness, bodybuilding and group lessons with professional staff)
  • Pedagogical Clinics (Physiotherapy, Dental Medicine and Speech Therapy)
  • Counselling and Psychology
  • Hospital of the University Fernando Pessoa
    (Access to different services under special conditions)
  • Ambulatory Oral and Public Health Project

SUPPORT STRUCTURES

  • Support for applications for scholarships from the Directorate General of Higher Education (DGES/DSAE)
  • Bars and Cantina
  • Libraries and Study Rooms
  • Internships and Careers Office
  • Laboratories Equipped according to Labor Market Standards
  • Distance learning platform
  • Students’ ombudsman
  • Personalized students’ office
ALUMNI

Alumnum Ciro Miranda is the Head of Site Reliability Engineering at Jumia Travel (1st ranking online travel agency in Africa)

(PHOTO: CIRO MIRANDA’S FACEBOOK PAGE)

ALUMNI

Alumnum Nuno Pinto is, since 2009, the IT Team Leader at Sonae Arauco, one of the world's largest producers of wood-based panels.

(PHOTO SONAEARAUCO.COM)

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