The IPS Research Unit, designated by the acronym UIIPS, has a concept contributing to the production and dissemination of knowledge, creation, transmission, and diffusion of: professional nature, culture, science, technology, the arts, oriented research, and experimental development—within a regional, national and international reference framework, according with article 1 of the IPS statutes.

It’s the responsibility of the UIIPS to coordinate scientific research within the Institute, in articulation with the integrated Higher Schools.


The UIIPS’s goals are:

a) To promote research and scientific development;
b) To promote the provision of services to the community;
c) Contribute to the development of postgraduate education.