Applications are being accepted through January 15, 2016


Applications are being accepted through January 15, 2015



Unique Interdisciplinary Model
A Ph.D. program focused on the study of technology and entrepreneurship dynamics. Open to participants from a variety of disciplines, including business, engineering, economics, science, health & policy.

Dual Degree ProgramEarn a degree by Carnegie Mellon University as well as one by either the Technical University of Lisbon (UTL) or the Catholic University of Portugal (UCP)

Carnegie Mellon-Portugal Partnership Carnegie Mellon brings vast experience in cross-disciplinary collaboration around the world and innovative approaches to technology issues; The program is part of a broad Government sponsored long-term partnership with several Portuguese universities with the goal of stimulating research and development activities and fostering scientific and technological skills at the highest levels.

Global Learning Environment Students will take courses and develop their research in both Pittsburgh and in Lisbon and establish research links with institutions and people from around the world. The language of instruction is English.

Student Support – Excellent financial support is available to qualified students on a merit basis. Extensive resources are devoted to developing both world-class research and a unique multidisciplinary learning experience.


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Carnegie Mellon: +1 (412) 268-4649