Polytechnic of Lisbon is composed of eight schools of higher education that offers a di-versified range of courses in Arts, Business Sciences, Health Sciences, Communication, Education and Engineering with a highly qualified teaching staff .
We are a space of freedom and responsibility where teachers, non-teaching staff and students work with the aim of increasing scientific, technological and artistic knowledge.
In the Polytechnic of Lisbon we give our contribution to the country through the training of professionals of recognized competence and wide employability in the national and international space.
We practice teaching that favors the integral formation of the individual, promoting citizenship, encouraging the active participation of students in the institution and in the community and, also, responding to the community requests in the field of services, research, development, culture and artistic creation.
Therefore we are committed to strengthening international relationships, especially with our partners in the European Union and in Portuguese - speaking countries.