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Universidade Técnica de Lisboa

"UTL" redirects here. For the library system of the University of Toronto, see University of Toronto Libraries.

Technical University of Lisbon
Universidade Técnica de Lisboa
Established 1930
Type Public University
Students 21,427 (2008)[1]
Location Lisbon, Portugal
Website www.utl.pt

The Technical University of Lisbon (UTLPortuguese: Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, pronounced: [univɨɾsiˈdad(ɨ) ˈtɛknikɐ dɨ liʒˈboɐ]) was a Portuguese public university. It was created in 1930 in Lisbon, as a confederation of older schools, and comprises, nowadays, the faculties and institutes of veterinary medicine; agricultural sciences; economics and business administration; engineering, social and political sciences; architecture; and human kinetics.

Despite being one of the largest Portuguese state universities, the UTL has always adopted a decentralised organisational model. All faculties and institutes have an ample degree of autonomy in pedagogic, scientific, administrative and financial matters.

Faculties

  • Veterinary Medicine: FMV - Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária
  • Agricultural Sciences: ISA - Instituto Superior de Agronomia
  • Economics and Business Management: ISEG - Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão
  • Engineering, Science and Technology: IST - Instituto Superior Técnico
  • Social and Political Sciences: ISCSP - Instituto Superior de Ciências Sociais e Políticas
  • Human Kinetics: FMH - Faculdade de Motricidade Humana
  • Architecture: FA - Faculdade de Arquitectura

The faculties offer all levels of academic degrees in a wide range of fields, ranging from veterinary medicine to agricultural sciences to engineering to political science to sporting management.

Notable alumni

People who have been awarded a degree by the Technical University of Lisbon or otherwise have attended this university, include:

See also

Notes and references

External links

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Coordinates: 38°45′09″N 9°09′32″W / 38.75250°N 9.15889°W / 38.75250; -9.15889

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