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Instalações Elétricas, Domótica e Automação (Electrical Installations, Domotics and Automation )

Short-cycle tertiary education (ISCED 2011 level 5)

Portuguese, Portugal

Duration 4 semesters
Cost National student: 609,24€/year International student: 1.350€/year

Electric power systems have undergone changes in the last two decades, which have not been accompanied by the necessary training of specialist technicians with the ability to understand, size and know how to work with professional equipment, solving problems quickly and accurately. Thus, it becomes necessary to train specialized technicians in the areas of electricity, home automation and automation, who must be prepared with a high degree of competence and knowledge and, at the same time, with a good ability to adapt to a technological reality in constant evolution.

Application procedure

Applications to CTeSP are made through the Applications Portal.

Degree courses at the University of Algarve to which CTeSP holders in Electrical Installations, Home Automation and Automation can apply without needing the entrance test:

Electrical and Computer Engineering
mechanical Engineering
civil Engineering

Grant opportunities

Merit scholarships are awarded by the Directorate-General for Higher Education to students who have achieved outstanding academic success, regardless of their income.

Learning outcomes

Providing the labor market with specialized technicians in these areas and its primary objective is to train qualified professionals to, autonomously, under guidance or as part of a team, carry out the planning, dimensioning, execution, configuration and maintenance of electrical installations and home automation and home automation.

ISCED Categories

Environmental protection technology
Offshore and renewable energy
Machinery and operators