The University of Lisboa Faculty of Sciences (FCUL) takes part
in the CMU-Portugal partnership signed in October 2006, between
Carnegie Mellon University and the Portuguese Government, through the
Ministry of Science, Technology and Higher Education, to engage in a
long-term collaboration in the area of information and communication
FCUL has a leading role in one of the initiatives of the
program, Information and Infrastructure Security and
Dependability, through faculty from the Department of
Informatics, and researchers from Lasige, the Large-Scale
Informatics Systems Laboratory.
The program is open to students and researchers from all over
the world and from Europe and Portugal in particular, to enjoy the
experience of transatlantic research and graduate education leading to
dual CMU/FCUL Master (MSc) or Doctoral (PhD) degrees in the
state-of-the-art areas of computer and network security and
Full information can be found in cmuportugal.di.fc.ul.pt.