BIP on Circular Economy 2024


The education on circular economy is limited, with high development needs, particularly in higher education. This blended intensive program integrates the realities of different countries, namely Portugal, Spain, and Italy, with specialists in the engineering and sustainability fields to promote collaborative learning through innovative pedagogical approaches in a topic of high relevance, contributing to the integration of this field in different study cycles.
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 To be enrolled in a 3rd or 2nd study cycle program of engineering, technology, architecture, or science degrees or to be a professional having a Bachelor's and/or an MSc Degree in engineering, technology, or science.


The curricular unit includes 81 total hours, where 26 contact hours are distributed by one week (16 h) of presential activities, including field visits, talks, and group work, and 10 hours of virtual sessions, including the introductory session, talks/seminars with experts, presentation, and analysis of the case studies and final presentations of the assignments.

All activities start in June and are expected to occur between the 4th of June and the 12th of July 2024.

03/06 – 07/06 – Online class + Talk 1 - Host
10/06 – 14/06- Online Talk 2 - Partner 2 | Case studies presentation and Development
17/06 – 21/06 – Presential week, including talks by Partner 1+2+3
24/06 – 28/06 – Online Talk 3 - Partner 3 | Development of case studies
01/07 – 05/07 – Consolidation week
08/07 – 12/07 – Oral Presentation - Webinar

Partner 1 - Host - UPorto
Partner 2 - Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
Partner 3 - University of Naples Federico II

 2nd and 3rd cycle students of Science, Technology, and Engineering – partner HEIs: no fee
 2nd and 3rd cycle students of Science, Technology, and Engineering from other HEIs: 180 €
 Professionals in the areas of Science, Technology, and Engineering with a Bachelor’s or Integrated Master’s degree: 180 €

Fees include all lunches during the face-to-face week (17/06 – 21/06)

Course Certificate or Certificate of Attendance – 5€
Student insurance – 2€

Open between 1st and 29th of March 2024

Is mandatory to upload the following documents:

  • Motivation Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Proof of Studies

The communication of the results is expected to occur until the 12th april.

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