Faculty of Science and Technology
The Faculty of Sciences and Technology from the University develops its activity in the field of training and lifelong learning, research, as well as in scientific and technical dissemination in the fields of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering; Earth, Marine and Environmental Sciences; Electronics and Computer Engineering; Physics; Mathematics; and Chemistry and Pharmacy. Its mission is to promote higher education supported by scientific research, developed in its five research centres, nationally and internationally recognized, thereby ensuring the completion of courses leading to the achievement of different degrees of higher education in high-tech fields constantly updated. In pursuing its goals for excellence, FTC has established partnerships allowing its students and faculty staff unique opportunities to access international exchange programs at both training and research. The know-how established at FCT combined with the dynamics of its members, also allows the transfer of knowledge and technology as one of its effective contributions to society.