The Polytechnic Institute of Tomar has received several awards and distinctions, either as an institution, either within their schools or their courses.
The Institute was awarded by the European Commission with the ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) Label, ie the recognition of an excellent use of the European Credit Transfer System. We are one of the institutions of European education with a European best mobilities with the respective credit recognition skills acquisition.
One credit corresponds to 25-30 hours of work in a given jurisdiction establishing educational knowledge, understanding and ability that the student should learn successfully.
Credits earned in training in IPT are recognized for excellence in Europe and we have agreements with higher education institutions in Belgium, Bulgaria, Slovenia, Czech Republic, Spain, Slovakia, France, Hungary, Italy, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Sweden and Turkey.
The Institute was awarded by the European Commission with the DS (Diploma Supplement) Label, ie the recognition of the issuance of an excellent Diploma Supplement, which is producing the extra curricular training student information.
The Diploma Supplement International improves transparency and facilitates academic and professional recognition of qualifications. Allows to describe the nature, context, level, contents and status that the student completed the Diploma qualifications that carries.
In 2008 we got the Gold Award of the Erasmus Intensive Course for Quality Management of Cultural Heritage.
Erasmus Mundus, in 2004, we were the first group selected by the European Commission.
In 1994 the IPT has received the Erasmus Prize, by Professor Luis Osterbeek activity.
Several awards in Design and Video Documentary have been assigned to IPT students.