Dual Carnegie Mellon|Portugal Ph.D. Program in Software Engineering-Institute for Software Research - Carnegie Mellon University

Dual Carnegie Mellon|Portugal Ph.D. Program in Software Engineering

The Institute for Software Research (ISR) in the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University offers a dual degree PhD program in Software Engineering in cooperation with several Portuguese universities. This PhD program is part of the activities of the Information and Communication Technologies Institute (ICTI), resulting from a Portugal-Carnegie Mellon partnership agreement. For more information, please see the ICTI website.


To be admitted to the dual degree program, you need to be admitted to the Portuguese partner program and at Carnegie Mellon University. Please apply here and select:

Ph.D. in Software Engineering/Dual Degree Portugal

In your statement of purpose, you need to mention the Portuguese partner institution you are simultaneously applying to. Currently, this can be one of the following: