Instituto Superior Técnico

Área de Transferência de Tecnologia do IST

Corporate Partnerships

Técnico’s Talent and Technology

Opportunities that can change the future of your company.


At Técnico Lisboa we bring together knowledge and the talents that put it into practice. TT@Técnico offers a wide range of opportunities to companies that want to join this vision.

We have a team ready to work with you !


A program that promotes contact between companies and students from the best engineering school in Portugal.

We have over 1.500 companies involved in these program activities.

Pitch Bootcamp@Técnico

Scholarships Programs

Several companies sponsor scholarships programs designed to prevent that money is not an obstacle to talent development.

Amélia de Mello Foundation and Bondalti support Técnico students

Merit Awards

Merit awards are opportunities to distinguish the best from the best: the best dissertation, the best student in a course on a given subject, or the best student in a program.

McKinsey Merit Award in Complex Analysis and Differential Equations.

Masters and PhD Scholarships

There is an increasing number of companies that offer scholarships for Master or PhD Thesis on topics of interest to them with the possibility of following the progression of the Students and Teachers.

Innovation Competitions and Awards

Innovation is part of the DNA of those who study and work at Técnico. Several companies benefit from this culture of innovation and entrepreneurship by offering prizes for innovation contests and challenges organized by Técnico.

E.Awards final pitch

Support for Learning Labs

Técnico has a wide area of learning spaces that serve as support to both the laboratory components of the curriculum and to the extracurricular activities of Students. The companies can support the improvement of these spaces, transmitting to the community the importance of practical training and the commitment to the continuous improvement of the quality of the graduates by Técnico.

IStart Lab

Student Clubs and Organizations

Técnico currently has more than 50 student clubs and organizations, involved in technological projects, sports and cultural activities, among many others. The increasing number of companies that are associated with initiatives and projects of students is a sign of the importance they give to the skills that these activities develop.

Técnico Solar Boat

Pre-Competitive Research Projects

Several companies are involved with Técnico in pre-competitive research projects, exploring technologies that may make a difference in the future.


Técnico Partner Network

It’s the possibility for companies to maintain a continuous and structured partnership relationship with Técnico. That’s includes several dimensions: recruitment, talent development, innovation, social responsibility and strategic leadership of Técnico. There are already 14 companies that have joined this program.

Vodafone joins Técnico Partner Network

Technology Transfer

Técnico has a portfolio of more than 250 patents in its different areas of activity. Get to know the ones that are available for licensing.

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