The Postgraduate Program in Statistical Systems, with a specialization in Official Statistics, accredited by European Statistical System (ESS) with the EMOS (European Master of Official Statistics) seal, offers specialized training in official statistics, particularly in the production of statistics that cover the statistical activity of National Statistical Systems (NSS) and the international organizations of which Portugal is a member.
This programs aims at endowing technical staff and managers who work in the scope of NSS, either as producers or as analysts or users of statistical information, the knowledge and skills crucial to the exercise of their activity.
The Postgraduate Program lasts 2 semesters. However, students may attend the program in part-time and complete it within a stipulated period of 2 academic years. The classes are held in the classroom or through videoconference.