Microelectronics Academy

For those considering a career change or to enlarge their expertise in Microelectronics we have the challenge for you!

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Course Benefits


You will have an opportunity to get hands on training from company and world-class experts on topics ranging from Scripting Languages to Analog and Digital IC Design.

Scholarship for training

Privileged path to become Synopsys Engineer with a permanent contract.

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Minimum bachelor’s degree in engineering or Sciences (or in final year) with fundamental knowledge of electronics.

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Course Outline


- IC Design Introduction;

- Operating Systems;

- Scripting Languages;

- Analog and Mixed Signal IC Design;

- Custom IC Design Flow and EDA Tools;

- Digital IC Design;

- Digital IC Design Flow and EDA Tools;

- Final Project;


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Duration and Location


Total time of course: 320h (theorical & practical training) – 8 weeks

Location: Lisbon or Porto (on-site)



The Microeletronics Academy is financed under the “Agenda para a Microelectrónica” project, as a part of the European Resilience and Recovery Program, with the specific purpose of building the skills of new engineers in the Design of Integrated Circuits.