Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia

Digital Media


Terceiro ciclo





Nuno Manuel Robalo Correia

Opening date



2750,00 Euros/year for all students.


It depends on the working method of each training course. The working time for the classes will be agreed with each PhD student, or when there are more than 10 students in each year, it will be agreed with all students of the programme.

Education objectives


This Ph.D Programme, proposed by the University of Porto and Universidade Nova de Lisboa, in collaboration with the University of Texas at Austin, provides specialized training in the area of ​​Digital Media.
The emergence of new applications in the area of ​​digital media such as videogames, interactive content on the web, interactive TV, video on demand, the emergence of educational software for high impact in the younger and, more recently, dissemination of news content, marketing and entertainment on mobile devices, demonstrates the importance of study and research about this type of content and study of its relationship with technology, different areas of science and society in general. It becomes even clearer the need for universities to educate professionals in this area, with capabilities related to various levels of training and in this case, the level of the third cycle.
The ultimate goal of this program will train researchers, academics, and leaders in innovation processes in key areas and applied to Digital Media.