Why you should consider Leiria to study


If you are considering the idea of experiencing studying abroad and have started now to look for city destinations you should read this. There are some key factors that influence student’s choices, especially job prospects. So, if you want to do a master’s to improve your career scenarios this might interest you. Polytechnic of Leiria was distinguished as one of the best in Portugal to develop shared activities between students and companies. “Leiria is well served by higher education institutions. The Polytechnic of Leiria is one of the best in the country to work with companies.” This statement was made by Mira Amaral, former energy and industry minister, which currently holds the position of Chairman of the Board of the Portuguese Industry Business Confederation.
If you are thinking about attending an English master to improve your career prospects be aware that in the Polytechnic of Leiria it’s possible to have complete job experience by doing an entrepreneurial project right here in Leiria.
“Leiria is an example that should be studied” says João Ricardo Moreira, CEO of NOS Communications. “It has a sufficient distance from the central government not to live in his shadow and has perceived that the world is a bigger place and that Portugal is small for the entrepreneur’s ambitions, so it has the model that is closer to a recipe for success.”

With all of this said, if studying in a school focused on improving knowledge transfer between research institutions and industry in a city eager to innovate with a entrepreneurial mindset is what you aim for your future career, that is exactly what the Polytechnic of Leiria has to offer you.