MIT Portugal Program is an international partnership involving MIT, universities and industry in Portugal. The goal of the initiative is to develop world class education and research programs in the emerging field of engineering systems. MIT Portugal Program provides world-class training – including real-world preparation for future employment – in leading-edge areas of engineering, management and policy to top students who seek to become leaders in technological innovation.
Applicants to the PhD program are evaluated in several different ways. Critical portions of the online application include trans (grades from prior study), previous experience (professional, research, and academic), letters of recommendation (references), motivation letter (statement of purpose), and the GRE.