This page presents ISCTE - Lisbon University Institute
ISCTE-IUL comprises the oldest and the most prestigious Sociology Department in Portugal, hosted in the School of Sociology and Public Policy, along with the Research Centre of excellence CIES-IUL. ISCTE-IUL and the School of Sociology and Public Policy are strongly committed to family, social work and social policy education and research, accounting for more than 20 years of teaching and research in Family Social Work and Social Policy. ISCTE-IUL also was the first university to offer a Ph.D. in Social Work in Portugal.
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COST OF LIVING
In comparison with other major European cities, Lisbon is highly affordable. You should consider some minimum basic costs per month of approximately €600 to €700.