B.Sc. On Campus

Mechanical Engineering

Polytechnic of Porto

36 months
3500 EUR/year
871 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Mechanical Engineering concerns transforming energy into motion. It is present in the solution of all transportation problems, but also deals with new materials, industrial management, energy production and the construction of infrastructures, developing novel technological solutions to make organizations more competitive and increase human well-being.


In recent years, the Mechanical Engineering degree finalists have presented studies on industrial production lines, heating systems and ventilation of factory buildings, cutting machines and telescopic conveyors for plastic parts, among other examples.


Degree with the EUR-ACE quality seal awarded in Portugal by the Engineers Professional Association.

Programme Structure

1st YEAR | 1st SEMESTER: Algorithmic and Programming; Applied Physics; Basics of Engineering Drawing; Introduction to Engineering I; Linear Algebra and Analytic Geometry; Materials Science
1st YEAR | 2nd SEMESTER: Advanced Engineering Drawing; Introduction to Engineering IIMathematics IMechanics I; Metallic Materials; Physics
2nd YEAR | 1st SEMESTER: Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing; Electricity and Electrical Machinery; Mathematics II; Mechanics II; Non-Metallic Materials; Thermodynamics
2nd YEAR | 2nd SEMESTER: Electronics; Fluid Mechanics; Manufacturing Processes I; Mechanics of Materials; Project Draft; Statistics
3rd YEAR | 1st SEMESTER: Automation I; Heat Transfer; Industrial Organization I; Machine Design; Manufacturing Processes II; Project I
3rd YEAR | 2nd SEMESTER: Automation II; Fluxe Machines; Industrial Organization II; Project-InternshipThermal Machinery

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


English, Portuguese


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

For further information about applications, including special international student applications, please contact the Academic Office of ISEP: (+351) 228 340 500To learn more about the Portuguese System of Higher Education, access requirements or scholarships, please visit:

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3500 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • National

    871 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 871 EUR per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Porto

556 - 865 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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