The Polytechnic Institute of Bragança (IPB) is a Portuguese University of Applied Sciences with 7000 students and 500 teachers and researchers. It has an internationalization programme with widely recognized success, including the annual mobility of more than 900 incoming and outgoing students and 200 teaching staff members. Nowadays the IPB is a multicultural institution where 16% of its students are international students from all over the World. IPB is also recognized by its performance in applied research and regional engagement.

Polytechnic Institute of Bragança