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Here, you will find all the services and information necessary for your life as a student at Politécnico da Guarda.

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Politécnico da Guarda makes available to all its students, at the time of registration, a webmail service that, besides allowing them to maintain permanent contact with the different dimensions of the institution, has associated a set of tools and software that facilitate the management of information and the creation of works.

e-learning PLATAFORM | Moodle

All Curricular Units (CU) have their space in Moodle.


This is the online platform that integrates all the formalities of your academic life. It’s where grades are published or enrolment renewed, for example, and gives you access to a wide range of services and information central to your student life.


Meal reservations are made online by selecting the appropriate canteen and the desired meal.


Schedules are dynamic and may vary throughout the school year. So, keep up to date. Your timetables are available and updated in your personal area of the Academic Portal (Sigarra).


Lost in time? Don’t know when classes or exam season starts? Here you can find the school year calendar.


Evaluation calendars are published each semester and may vary throughout the academic year. The calendars are available and updated in your personal area of the Academic Platform (Sigarra).

Equipment Reservation

Here, you can make equipment reservations.


Academic Services

The Academic Services of Politécnico da Guarda have as their mission the administrative management of the processes that affect your academic life, from the enrolment and registration to the finalization of the first or second cycle studies.


Av. Dr. Francisco Sá Carneiro, 50
6300-559 Guarda

Phone: (+351) 271 220 100
Service hours: 9:30 am to 1:00 pm | 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm


Rua da Cadeia
6300-035 Guarda

Phone: (+351) 271 205 220
Service hours: 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

School of Tourism and Hospitality

Rua Dr. José António Fernandes Camelo
6270-372 Seia

Phone: (+351) 238 320 800
Service hours: 9:00 am to 12:30 am | 2:00pm to 5:00 pm


At the Politécnico da Guarda there are three canteens and a grill, under the direct administration of the Social Services.


Campus of Politécnico da Guarda

Lunch service from 12:30 am to 2:00 pm from Monday to Friday


Next to the Social Services Residence Complex

Lunch service from 12:30 am to 2:00 pm Monday to Friday

Dinner service from 7:30 pm to 9 pm, Monday to Friday


School Of Tourism And Hospitality

Rua Dr. José António Fernandes Camelo – Arrifana
6270-372 Seia

Lunch servisse from 12:30 am to 2:00 pm from Monday to Friday


Campus of the Politécnico da Guarda

Lunch service from 12:30 to 14:00 Monday to Friday

Information And Communication Office

Want to spread the word about your event, project, or news? The Information and Communication Office is here to spread the word.


Av. Dr. Francisco Sá Carneiro, 50
6300-559 Guarda

Phone: (+351) 271 220 162

E-mailgic@ipg.pt | info.ipg@ipg.pt

Intercultural Mediation Office

The Intercultural Mediation Office of Politécnico da Guarda aims to contribute to a better integration of students from the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP) in the academic community and in the surrounding community.

The Office has as main goals to identify the social, economic and human needs of these international students of IPG in order to provide opportunities and actions that prevent inequality and indifference. Visit us! We are at the School of Technology and Management, in the room next to the reception or contact us through: mediacaointerculturalipg@ipg.pt

Internships And Career Prospects Office

The Internships And Career Prospects Office is the interface to support the integration of students and graduates of the Politécnico da Guarda into working life and, simultaneously, a hub of connection between each of the Schools of the Polytechnic and the Business Community. Promotes the social recognition of Curricular Internship as a basic and preponderant professional training in each Short Cycle Courses, Degree and Master of IPG, allowing a full insertion of students in the Knowledge Society.

IT Support Office

The IT Support Office manages the entire computer infrastructure of the Politécnico da Guarda.

For any questions or help in the area of information technologies, you should contact the IT Support Office or the respective technicians existing in each school.


E-mail: ci@ipg.pt

Learning, Culture and Sports Office

Has the mission of promoting cultural and sports activities that promote the coexistence between the entire academic community (students, teachers and staff) and the involvement of all in the development and projection of the institution.


Av. Dr. Francisco Sá Carneiro, 50
6300-559 Guarda

Phone: (+351) 271 220 144 (extension 2045)



The Library of Politécnico da Guarda works in its own building, opened in 2000, with two floors, where you can find a series of services adapted to your needs.

You can get to know the available catalog, as well as all the services to the student community, digital resources and special actions in the Library’s page.

There you can also find out about the library’s timetable, which differs during school terms and vacations.

Mobility and Cooperation Office

The main goal of the Mobility and Cooperation Office of the Politécnico da Guarda is to establish academic, scientific and cultural cooperation ties with foreign similar institutions. This includes the various community programs to support higher education, such as ERASMUS, COMENIUS and LINGUA, and also agreements with other countries, namely Brazil, as well as coordinating the VASCO da GAMA program, of internal mobility between polytechnic institutes

Printing Services

Need to print large formats? Or small formats? Medium formats?

The Graphic Arts service offers you an excellent range of services in printing, design, training, and binding of all kinds of work, on paper and elsewhere. It is located in the Central Services building and you can contact it by e-mail: artesgraficas@ipg.pt

Psychological Support Office

The Psychological Support Office of the Politécnico da Guarda aims to contribute to the well-being and personal satisfaction of the entire academic community, with a view to the academic success of students. Besides specialized consultations, it develops several personal and collective psycho-pedagogical activities.

Its also seeks to develop, throughout the school year, in collaboration with Student Associations, other IPG Offices and external entities, a set of projects/activities oriented according to the following two axes:


In this scope, the Office offers:

  1. Psychology Consultation – with weekly regularity.
  2. Actions to promote health and well-being behaviors – cycles of workshops including relaxation, mindfulness, hypnotherapy, laughter therapy, yoga, reiki.
  3. Prevention of substance abuse and other addictive behaviors – information, awareness, training and counseling actions to change attitudes and behaviors.


The psycho-pedagogical support activities focus on three levels:

  1. Intervention at the group level – training sessions, workshops and projects to develop pedagogical and relational skills such as the “Sharing Space”, the “Difference Space” and “Peer Mentoring”.
  2. Intervention at individual level – support to study organization: study techniques and time management.
  3. Information through didactic material and IPGNews – themes of psychological and academic interest such as motivation, self-confidence, self-esteem, conflict management and interpersonal relationships.


Therapeutic space for individual intervention, weekly. The consultations are free of charge, with prior appointment required.

The clinical evaluation and intervention follow the Cognitive-Behavioral Model, with recourse also to other therapeutic approaches and techniques, namely Systemic Family Therapy, Ego-State Therapy and Clinical Hypnosis.

Main types of difficulties:

  1. Anxiety situations, assessment anxiety in exams, phobias and panic.
  2. Depressive/depression states.
  3. Situations of loss/grief.
  4. Social/relational difficulties (peers, family, community).
  5. Identity and self-image problems, self-concept and self-esteem.
  6. Additive behaviors (eating, gambling, internet, and psychoactive substances).


Space directed to students during the course of their clinical internships. It aims to discuss, in a group, personal difficulties experienced during the internship, dealing with themes related to suffering and death, as well as related ethical questions.

Weekly. Enrollment required.


Information and support for teachers of students with special educational needs, concerning relational aspects and the teaching-learning process. Individual intervention with students identified as having SEN and requiring support. Awareness-raising activities for the entire academic community.


Mentoring program directed to students with the purpose of integrating the new student in the academic environment through his/her peers, students from more advanced years.


Monthly newsletter dedicated to students, where they can find support materials, useful for their academic life events promoted by IPG and the external community interviews with students and academic papers


Rua Soeiro Viegas, 6
6300-758 Guarda

Phone: (+351) 271 220 162

E-mail: gap@ipg.pt

Social Services

The mission of the Social Action Services is to improve conditions for academic success by providing services and support to students through scholarships, food and canteens and bars, accommodation and health services, as well as cultural and sports activities.

Students' Initiative

At Politécnico da Guarda you can find other students with the same interests and motivations as you, organized to take your student experience and life further, whether your motivations are academic, artistic or social. Explore, associate, enjoy.



The Student Ombudsperson’s primary mission is to defend and promote the rights and interests of students at Politécnico da Guarda, in the Institution’s context, exercising functions with complete autonomy in relation to the other bodies.

The performance of the Student Ombudsperson is based on the principles of independence, impartiality, and confidentiality.




Phone: (+351) 271 220 111 (extension 2042)



Service hours

School of Education, Communication and Sports

School of Technology and Management

Central Services – Student Ombudsman Office

Tuesday from 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Thursday from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm


School of Tourism and Hospitality

Thursday from 9:00 am to 11:00 am


School of Health

Thursday from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm