The EngIQ Business Doctorate aims to train professionals capable of playing a leading role in research, technological development, internal development of technologies, entrepreneurship and leadership in Refining, Petrochemical and Chemical Engineering.
Up to now, the program had the following numbers:
- 1860 training hours in 2018;
- 10 EngIQ Business Doctorate completed in nine editions
The Doctorate Programme in Refining, Petrochemical, and Chemical Engineering is defined as a project of excellence at the third level of higher education, strongly oriented to research in a business environment. Developed in close collaboration with Galp and companies of the Petrochemicals, Chemicals and Refining Industries Competitiveness Cluster, the programme is based on proven experience of research and collaboration with the faculty and research industry from the various departments, associated laboratories and tendering research centers.
Five prestigious Portuguese universities are involved in this programme:
This programme aims to have a direct impact on the companies where the trainees work: To that end, Galp has not only welcomed eight doctoral students in a business environment, but also some of its staff has attended the programme at the advanced training level.
Learn more about the EnglQ programme