McKinsey Merit Award – Técnico Students Excel in Computational Mathematics

In addition to the award winner, Eduardo Guerreiro, a student in the Bachelor’s program in Applied Mathematics and Computation, two honorable mentions were also granted to students in Aerospace Engineering.

Eduardo Guerreiro, a student in Applied Mathematics and Computation at the Instituto Superior Técnico, is the recipient of the McKinsey Award for Merit in Computational Mathematics 2022/2023, with a value of 1,600 euros. In a ceremony held on November 14th, the student was recognized for his final grade of 20 points in this course. Guilherme Soares and Manuel Santos, both students in Aerospace Engineering, were also distinguished with an honorable mention for their exemplary performance in the discipline. The McKinsey Award for Merit in Computational Mathematics aims to recognize the academic excellence of Técnico students in the Computational Mathematics course.

Rogério Colaço, president of Técnico, believes that these types of initiatives “connect Técnico to society, bringing the reality of the industry to the Técnico community and allowing students to work on real cases in a classroom setting.”

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