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Throughout the years, the EEUM’s excellence has been recognised by several awards and scientific distinctions granted to its students, researchers and academic staff.


Monday, 29/01/2018
EEUM student wins Startup Nano programme
StartUp Nano
The student was awarded for his sleeve to help cancer patients. This was the most innovative of the ideas incubated in Startup Nano.

Tuesday, 19/12/2017
EEUM student wins Gulbenkian research grant
Afonso Rodrigues, one of the eight winners of this grant, was the only student from the University of Minho, amongst students from the University of Porto, Instituto Superior Técnico and the University of Aveiro.

Thursday, 30/11/2017
Manuela Gomes receives a millionaire grant from the European Research Council
AvePark, Guimarães
Manuela E. Gomes, Associate Professor from the School of Engineering of the University of Minho (EEUM) and Assistant Director of UMinho’s 3B’s Research Group, was granted a Consolidator Grant of the European Research Council (ERC), one of the most prestigious in Europe. Her project, funded with two million euros over the next five years, is entitled "MagTendon: Tissue Engineering Technologies Associated with Magnetic Stimulation Methodologies for Tendon Regeneration”.

Tuesday, 28/11/2017
Former Rector of the UMinho honoured with Medal of Scientific Merit by MCTES
Professor António M. Cunha was Dean of the School of Engineering of the University of Minho (EEUM) between 2005 and 2009.