The Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (IPLeiria) is a public institution of Higher Education that offers programmes on an Undergraduate Degree, Masters, Post-Graduate, Technology Specialization and Preparation Courses for access to higher education level. It began its activity in 1980 and is present in the Leiria and West region through its 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 Fine Art and Design) and Peniche (School of Tourism and Maritime Technology). IPLeiria has programmes in the areas of: Art and Design, Entrepreneurial and Juridical Sciences, Education and Communication, Engineering and Technology, Tourism and Health.
Research Units IPLeiria
Campus (Leiria, Caldas da Rainha, Peniche, Marinha Grande)
Research CenterInstitute for Research, Development and Advanced Studies (INDEA)Technology Specialization Training Unit (FOR.CET)Distance Learning Unit (UED)Technology Transfer and Information Center (CTC/OTIC)