On 11th July 2016, a protocol has been signed between CIMA-UAlg and INEGI - Institute of Science and Innovation in Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Engineering.
The protocol aims at strengthening cooperation and exchanges in their fields of activity, namely:
- To develop activities in the fields of education and training (co-supervision of master's theses and doctoral, scientific and technical internships);
- To establish mechanisms for sharing information and mutual consultation;
- To carry out joined research projects and consultancies at national and international levels;
- To promote cooperation between both institutions for combined contributions to the national maritime economy, and to acquire a dimension which will allow the development and coordination of national and EU interdisciplinary projects;