QUALITY MANAGEMENT, ENVIRONMENT AND SAFETY

Full Accreditation, for 6 years, by A3ES (Portuguese Accreditation Agency), 03-03-2015 (PDF);

Admission Exams (regime geral)
Economics, Mathematics or Portuguese.

Considering the organizational and technical challenges in the various activity sectors, this course is designed to develop practical skills and knowledge constantly updated in the areas of Quality Management, Environment, Health and Safety, Social Responsibility and Innovation. Increasingly, organizations rely on a professional able to work on all these aspects, to be at ease with different management systems, and able to integrate them in his/her activity, including the monitoring of internal audits to the different systems.
This course instructs Quality, Environment and Safety Managers able to deal with the referentials ISO9001: 2015, ISO14001 environment: 2015 and safety OHSAS 18001, among others.
The completion of the degree allows you to obtain a professional certificate of “Internal Auditor in Integrated Management Systems – Quality, Environment and Safety”, issued by SGS. If you are planning to be a Higher Occupational Safety Technician or Auditor Internal Health and Safety at Work, you can also choose to proceed your studies for Post-Graduation in Occupational Safety and Health (23 ECTS credits recognized of a total of 60 ECTS credits)

WHY CHOOSE QUALITY MANAGEMENT, ENVIRONMENT AND SAFETY 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 * · Duration: 6 Semesters · ECTS: 180 ECTS

According to: Registration R / B-AD-300/2006, DR 2nd series no. 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
Quality Management Principles
6
Chemistry
4
Mathematics
4
Waste Management
6
Organizations Management
4
Safety and Health in the Workplace
6
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
People Strategic Management
4
Quality Tools
6
Statistics
4
Management of Energy Efficiency
6
Legislation and Regulations on Safety and Health in the Workplace
6
Psychosociology of Work
4
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Risk Management
6
Quality Management Systems I
6
Water Resources Management
6
Environmental Management Systems
6
Safety and Health Management Systems in the Workplace
6
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Social Responsibility and Management Ethics
4
Marketing and Development of Customer Loyalty
4
Quality Costs
6
Quality Management Systems II
6
Buildings Environmental Quality Management
6
Ergonomics
4
CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Planning of Quality
6
LEAN/Six Sigma Production
6
Metrology
3
Optional (a)
5
Professional Risks Assessment and Control
6
Psychosociology of Conflict: Negotiation and Mediation
4

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

CURRICULAR UNITS
ECTS
Innovation Management
6
Internal Audits
6
Case Studies: Management Systems Integration
6
Internship
8
Impact Assessment
4

* Successful completion of all courses integrating the study plan of the 1st cycle (180 ECTS) confers the undergraduate degree.

PROGRAM COORDINATOR

Prof. Dr. Nelson Barros

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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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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 Luis Marques, is currently the European Lean Zone Director of Decathlon International.

(PHOTO FROM LUIS MARQUES'S FACEBOOK)