Undergraduate in Energy and Environmental Engineering

Course presentation

Energy and Environment Engineering is a 1st cycle training, organized into six semesters. The course has professional goals, aimed at training specialists in the fields of Energy and Environmental Technologies, with a solid basic training in core areas of expertise. With this training, graduates can directly integrate the job market, being able to play a wide range of functions in the sectors of Energy and the Environment, or continue their studies in a second cycle.


Training in Energy and Environment Engineering provides its graduates with competences on the technological, ecological, socio­economical and legislative level, making them capable of operating with expertise:

  • to plan and select systems for production / supply / management of energy, recommending solutions that involve the rational use of energy, the energy efficiency, the use of renewable energy sources and the energy policy analysis;
  • to identify, study and solve environmental problems; and
  • to promote quality, environmental management and environmental impact assessment, essential tools for supporting a sustainable development.

Curricular plan

CodeCurricular Unit Period ECTS Workload
9648101Mathematical Analysis1st Semester675 h
9648102Linear Algebra1st Semester560 h
9648103Physics1st Semester675 h
9648104Chemistry I1st Semester675 h
9648105Sustainable Development 1st Semester560 h
9648106English1st Semester230 h
9648107Applied Mathematics2nd Semester675 h
9648108Statistics2nd Semester345 h
9648109Chemistry II2nd Semester575 h
9648110Introductory Electrotechnics2nd Semester560 h
9648111Environmental Information Processing2nd Semester475 h
9648112Computers and Programming2nd Semester775 h
CodeCurricular Unit Period ECTS Workload
9648113Climatology1st Semester560 h
9648114Thermodynamics1st Semester575 h
9648115Materials1st Semester675 h
9648116Renewable Energies1st Semester445 h
9648117Microbiology1st Semester560 h
9648118Hydraulics1st Semester560 h
9648119Environmental Parameters Monitoring2nd Semester675 h
9648120Hydrology and Water Resources2nd Semester560 h
9648121Biological and Chemical Reactors2nd Semester560 h
9648122Air Pollution2nd Semester675 h
9648123Water Quality2nd Semester475 h
9648124Biofuel Conversion Technology2nd Semester460 h
CodeCurricular Unit Period ECTS Workload
9648125Water and Wastewater Treatment1st Semester575 h
9648126Quality and Environmental Management1st Semester560 h
9648127Soil Pollution1st Semester560 h
9648128Noise Pollution1st Semester560 h
9648129Combustion Technology and Energy Efficiency1st Semester560 h
9648130Energy and Environment in Buildings1st Semester575 h
9648131Processing and Valorisation of Solid Waste2nd Semester560 h
9648132Legislation and Environmental Impact2nd Semester560 h
9648133Energy Management2nd Semester560 h
9648134Innovation and Entrepreneurship2nd Semester230 h
9648135Project2nd Semester1030 h
9648136Seminar2nd Semester330 h

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