Innovation . Dynamism . Quality . Employability . Applied Research

Why choose Politécnico de Leiria?

We’re a public higher education institution founded in 1980 and established across the region of Leiria and Oeste. Politécnico de Leiria is committed to high standards of education and research and concerned about producing knowledge and innovation of high cultural, economic and social value.

Our institution comprise five schools, located in the cities of Leiria (School of Education and Social Sciences, School of Technology and Management and School of Health Sciences), Caldas da Rainha (School of Arts and Design) and Peniche (School of Tourism and Maritime Technology).

Our work is driven by five core values: inclusion, cooperation, responsibility, innovation, and a critical and entrepreneurial thinking.

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