Instituto Superior Técnico

Núcleo de Apoio Geral do Taguspark

Students with Special Educational Needs

Instituto Superior Técnico provides support to students with Special Educational Needs (SSEN), derived from their temporary or prolonged health condition, who attend for it and that are covered by the  Support Regime to Students with Special Educational Needs (only available in Português).

Process of statute request:

In order to be covered by the norms of these Regulation, you should go visit in person the Academic Area in order to the process to be open. The recognition of the status “Student with Special Educational Needs” is annual and students may submit their support application at any time during the school year.

You will be asked to submit the following documents, which will be available in the Academic Area:

  • Written request addressed to the President of the Instituto Superior Técnico;
  • Documental evidence (clinical report, medical certificate and / or other document attesting the health condition and its consequences in the academic performance);
  • Individual identification card;

Process for support request of Taguspark campus´ students:

Throughout the school year, students with the status of “Student with Special Educational Needs” should contact the NAPE-TP / Monitoring Area whenever they wish to request support in the evaluation processes.

Students with health conditions (temporary or prolonged) that restrict them from conducting self-assessment tests may also require support from NAPE-TP.

Useful Links:

NEE-ULisboa Network – Statutes of Student with Special Educational Needs of ULisboa

DGES – Candidates with Physical or Sensorial Dysfunction (CNAES portuguese version)


Contact: Carla Boura


Phone: (+351) 214 233 545 (internal extension 5145)

Location: NAPE-TP | Campus Taguspark – Floor 0, Office 0-53

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