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Electronics and Computer Engineering (Doctoral Program) 2015/2016

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General


Academic degree:
  • Doctorate
ECTS:
180
Duration:
6 curricular semesters
Regime:
Normal
Place:
Azurém Campus, Guimarães
Main Scientific area:
  • Electronics and Computers Engineering

Contacts


    School of Engineering
    Campus de Azurém
    4800-058 Guimarães

    Tel: 253510179; 253510160 Fax: 253510178
    E-Mail: cp@eng.uminho.pt
    URL: http://www.eng.uminho.pt

Description


The PhD in Electronics and Computer Engineering aims at providing the students with skills, competences and methods which allow them the ability to conceive, design adapt and perform a high level scientific research project, according to internationally recognized quality and innovation parameters.

The specific domain of this course is Electronics and Computer Engineering, including the following scientific areas:
-Automation, Control and Robotics,
-Power Electronics and Embedded Systems
-Instrumentation, Sensors and Actuators
-Microtechnologies and Microsystems
-Telecommunication Systems and Services.

The conclusion of this PhD implies a curricular component (doctoral course) and a dissertation. The course is comprised by transversal Curricular Units (CU), a dissertation planning CU and advanced training CUs, in a total of 60 ECTS.

The presentation of each edition of the PhD course will define the list of final CU?s.

Access to higher education


The conclusion of this Doctoral degree allows the realization of research activity at post-doctoral level

Access


20

Vacancies

5

Minimum

Access forms


Access to this cycle of studies requires an application to the School of Engineering of the University of Minho.

This information does not replace consultation of the Regulation of the study cycle Leading to obtaining the degree of Doctor from the University of Minho and other documents.

Formal requirements


- MSc in Electronics and Computer Engineering or similar area;
- 1st cycle degree in Electronics and Computer Engineering, or similar, provided that the CV confirms an adequate scientific preparation.

Recommended requirements


Not applicable.

Application deadlines


1st Phase
24th August to 4th September, 2015 (Academic Year 2015/2016)
2nd Phase
4th to 15th January, 2016 (Academic Year 2015/2016)
3rd Phase
4th to 15th January, 2016 (Academic Year 2016/2017)

Registration deadlines


According to the information provided by the Academic Services of the University of Minho

Aditional Information


Study Plan


Assessment/Accreditation


A3ES Accreditation status:
Accredited preliminarily
Resolution publication date:
12-12-2011
Registry number at Ministry:
Registry Date:
Accreditation validity: