Instituto Superior Técnico – IST
The Instituto Superior Técnico is today the largest Portuguese school in the fields of Architecture, Engineering, Science, and Technology. It has more than 10 thousand students, from 60 different nationalities, and 880 teachers. It is organized on three campuses and it is an international and highly recognized institution inside and outside Portugal.
The Instituto Superior Técnico is part of the University of Lisbon, contributing to solidify its position as the Portuguese university with the best international classifications, such as the Shanghai Ranking, QS, and Times Higher Education.
Técnico is an institution that promotes the relationship between the university, business, and society. It also encourages innovation, entrepreneurship, job creation, and knowledge. Moreover, its mission is to contribute to the scientific and technological progress to address the complex challenges of the future. Thus contributing to a developed, sustainable, and fairer society.