The applications for the MIT Portugal PhD Programs were open until April 15th, 2013. Applications were open for the four distinct areas:

The applications for the MIT Portugal Program Advanced Programs were open until July 15th. Applications for SES Executive Master were open until September 9th.

Selection was based on the following criteria:

  • Academic grades
  • Professional CV
  • Motivation letter
  • Interview (not all programs)
  • Reference letters

Candidates who submitted good GRE scores enhanced their chances of acceptance.

This year 377 candidates considered MIT Portugal Program PhD and MSc as the next step for a successful career.

These are the results of the applications for each program:

Bioengineering Systems PhD

A total of 99 applications were received, of which 26 candidates were invited to participate in the Bioengineering PhD Program.

  1. Maria Joao Sebastião
  2. Raquel Cunha
  3. Ana Sofia Ferreira
  4. Catarina Rebelo
  5. Andreia Pimenta
  6. Diogo Pinto
  7. Helder Lopes
  8. Pawel Bujalski
  9. Siddhi Lama
  10. Pedro Geada
  11. Maria Jacinto
  12. Tiago Resende
  13. Mauro Luis
  14. Ana Alves
  15. David Botequim
  16. Luca Ferrari
  17. Joaquim Ribeiro
  18. Rui Traquete
  19. Pedro Martins
  20. Fátima Pinto
  21. Cátia Salgado
  22. Miguel Ventos
  23. Denis Dos Santos
  24. Daniel Goncalves Ferreira
  25. Raquel Almeida
  26. Mónica Joao Marques

The jury decided to recommend the candidates ranked in the first 10 places for a FCT - MIT Portugal scholarship:

  • Maria Joao Sebastiao
  • Raquel Cunha
  • Ana Sofia Ferreira
  • Catarina Rebelo
  • Andreia Pimenta
  • Diogo Pinto
  • Helder Lopes
  • Pawel Bujalski
  • Siddhi Lama
  • Pedro Geada

Leaders for Technical Industries PhD

A total of 67 applications were received, of which 20 candidates were invited to participate in the LTI PhD Program.

  1. João Manaia
  2. Carlos Teixeira
  3. Katehrine Merida
  4. Márcia Baptista
  5. Carlos Gonçalves
  6. Rita Rodrigues
  7. Andreia Araújo
  8. Tiago Rebelo
  9. Nioosha Nasseh
  10. Luis Cardoso
  11. Vitor Anes
  12. Saleh Yazdani
  13. Duarte Dinis
  14. Daniel Braga
  15. Luis Martins
  16. Liliana Ribeiro
  17. André Almeida
  18. Ana Morais
  19. Joanna Kuszczak
  20. Fernando Ferreira

The jury decided to recommend the candidates ranked in the first 10 places for a FCT - MIT Portugal scholarship:

  • João Manaia
  • Carlos Teixeira
  • Katherine Merida
  • Márcia Baptista
  • Carlos Gonçalves
  • Rita Rodrigues
  • Andreia Araújo
  • Tiago Rebelo
  • Nioosha Nasseh
  • Luis Cardoso

Sustainable Energy Systems PhD

A total of 145 applications were received, of which 64 were invited to participate in the SES PhD Program.

  1. Sara Freitas
  2. Khadija Benis
  3. Maria do Rosario Fino
  4. Ana Filipa Silva
  5. Jonathan Chambers
  6. Alexis Hornstein
  7. Ricardo Santos
  8. Mafalda Leite de Faria Coelho da Silva
  9. Ricardo Almeida
  10. Ana Oliveira
  11. Joana Bastos
  12. Pedro Valverde
  13. Vivek Singh
  14. Francisco Jeronimo de Almeida
  15. Gisela Mendes
  16. Mario Couto
  17. Lauro Ribeiro
  18. Christian Wimmler
  19. Ricardo Gomes
  20. Mariana Sardinha
  21. Francisco Lamas
  22. Pedro Ribeiro
  23. Virginia Rocha
  24. Samuel Granadeiro
  25. Maria Goncalves
  26. Seyedeh Shiva Saadatian
  27. Tiago Brazio
  28. Hugo Loureiro Algarvio
  29. Golnar Hejazi
  30. Francisco Vieira de Sa
  31. Ashoke Sen Gupta
  32. Alexandre Amado
  33. Joana Cavadas
  34. Seyed Mahdi Hamidi shandiz
  35. Nikola Sahovic
  36. Graca Ribeiro
  37. Joao Santos
  38. Malgorzata Zych
  39. Natalie Samovich
  40. Felipe Calabria
  41. Teresa Batista
  42. Mohammadhossein Ghodsirad
  43. Parisa Ahani
  44. Joao Loureiro
  45. Behrang Chenari
  46. Henrique Pombeiro
  47. Maximilian Votteler
  48. Andre Parreiral
  49. Dennis Metz
  50. Claudia Azevedo de Sousa
  51. Ana Caeiro
  52. Joao Gloria
  53. Atefeh Salehi
  54. Ashokan Ganapathy
  55. Nelson Guerreiro
  56. Joao Pereira
  57. Olga Ribeiro de Carvalho
  58. Rui Sousa
  59. Luis Castanheira
  60. Elena Bakhanova
  61. Sara Lorbada
  62. Francisco Costa
  63. Danyela Rascon
  64. Maria Gomes

The jury decided to recommend the candidates ranked in the first 10 places for a FCT - MIT Portugal scholarship:

  • Sara Freitas
  • Khadija Benis
  • Maria do Rosario Fino
  • Ana Filipa Silva
  • Jonathan Chambers
  • Alexis Hornstein
  • Ricardo Santos
  • Mafalda Leite de Faria Coelho da Silva
  • Ricardo Almeida
  • Ana Oliveira

Transportation Systems PhD

A total of 50 applications were received, of which 22 candidares were invited to participate in the DPTS (Doctoral Prorgam in Transportaiton Systems).

tabela DPTS

The jury decided to recommend the candidates ranked in the first 10 places for a FCT - MIT Portugal scholarship:

  • Marta Campos Ferreira
  • Joana Duarte Costa
  • Matheus Oliveira
  • António Nunes
  • Joana Cavadas
  • Dimitris Papaioannou
  • Pedro Rodrigues
  • Marco Amorim
  • Liliana Magalhães
  • David Marques Antunes

Technology Management Enterprise (TME)

The jury has accepted the following candidates:

  • João Reis
  • André Oliveira
  • Saeed Tavallaee
  • Assefa Misgun Hagos
  • Wondewosen Matebie 
  • Tekie Habtemichael
  • Nouman Khalid 

Complex Transport Infrastructure Systems (CTIS)

The jury has accepted the following candidates:

  • Andre Domingos
  • Dhrubo Alam
  • Wasim Shoman
  • Midyan Aldabash
  • Noor Hassan
  • Talent Nyawo
  • Ananya Roy
  • Ahmed Mourad
  • Adnan Maqsood
  • Zubair Zahid
  • Ehsan Aabdollahi
  • Uruemu Uvbiama

 

Sustainable Energy Systems Executive Masters

The jury has accepted the following candidates:

  • Ana Dias
  • Ana Isabel Cardoso
  • Francisco Correia
  • Nuno Soares
  • Martin Poveda Amarfil
  • Ana Isabel de Castro Ferreira
  • Duarte de Bragança e Borges
  • Franclim Rodrigues Cardozo