The Center for Policy Research and Education Systems (CIPSE), of the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (IPL), with the collaboration of FOR.CET, an organizational unit of the Institute which is responsible for the development of Technological Specialization Courses (TSC), will hold an International Conference called “Higher education Short Term: The TSC and the Future”.

The aim is to allow a full review of the role of Technological Specialization Courses, their contribution to training and development of the country and envision its future in the context of similar training in EU countries.