Program Title

BSc in Informatics - Programming

Program Duration (Months)


Study Modes

Full Time

Educational qualification required for admission

Higher Secondary School

Admission Criteria

Admission to the Bachelor’s degree

Application Materials

a) Application form, duly completed

b) Declaration, on oath, that the candidate does not hold the Portuguese nationality;

c)Higher Secondary Examination certificate, including grades (Document certifying the holder of a qualification obtained in the origin country, may entitle the candidate to apply for admission in that country’s Higher Education, with classifications). This document must be recognized by a Public Portuguese High School

d) Document certifying the completion of the exams equivalents to students admitted under the general regime of admission and accession in terms of their level and contents tested, as well as with the respective classification;

e) Document certifying the level of knowledge of Portuguese or English according to the language used in the course the applicant is applying for;

f) Copy of the passport or another legally equivalent document;

g) Passport-type photograph;

If the diploma’s language is not Portuguese nor English, an official translation into one of these languages must be offered as well.

Program Description


This course aims to prepare professionals that are able to design, develop, install and maintain computer systems. Students are prepared to develop technological systems capable of addressing the needs of today's society and organizations, using the most modern technologies. Thus, it is ensured that students simultaneously master the areas of systems modelling, programming and databases, computer networks and security.

Why choose this course

The main purpose of UPT’s Bachelor in Informatics - Programming is to train professionals with the best program and highly motivated and skilled teaching staff so that students become experts in this field and are able to successfully enter the competitive international market. We offer you the possibility of putting into practice the theoretical knowledge acquired during the course in inspiring and adequate internship programs, which will improve and enrich your experience in technology-driven areas.

The course enables students the opportunity to strengthen current technology, business, and interpersonal skills, as well as broaden their ability to design, develop, install and maintain computer systems. The curriculum stresses the areas of application and system programming, development of Web sites and multimedia solutions programming, databases administration, communication systems, mobile applications, computer networks and security.

Career prospects

The graduates in Informatics hold positions in software development departments of large companies as well as in software houses, and may, in the early stages of their careers, perform the following functions:

• Software applications developer

• Software engineer

• Web site and multimedia solutions programmer

• Computer systems administration

• Database Administration

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Annual Tuition fee Non-EEA


IELTS Requirement


Application Deadline
  • 25/06/2021 12:00 am - 10/08/2021 12:00 am Ended
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