The PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering aims at preparing researchers with the capacity to perform autonomous research activities and the ability to lead innovation processes in the scientific area of Electrical and Computer Engineering, in both academic and enterprise environments. 

This third cycle complements the engineering education of the candidates through advanced studies and research and development in emergent knowledge areas. After finishing this cycle, the candidates will be able to lead, with scientific rigor and supported by updated methodological and technological knowledge, processes of analysis, design, modeling, production and operation of advanced and innovative systems in the domain of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

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