The Interdisciplinary Center for Educational Technologies (CINTED) was has been implemented in the year 2000 to generate co-participation spaces opportunities, providing institutional support for actions of an interdisciplinary nature of teaching, research and extension, aiming at the development or improvement of these same educational functions of the University, using new information and communication technologies.
CINTED is composed by the Faculty of Education, the Institute of Informatics, the Institute of Mathematics, the School of Engineering, the Faculty of Library and Communication, the Institute of Psychology and the Institute of Arts.
The objective of the Center is to guarantee support and institutional endorsement in the interdisciplinary actions. CINTED´s primary goal is to carry out studies and interdisciplinary research, It provides the support for activities implementation as well as for educational projects, long-distance projects, too. It also hosts graduation and post-graduation courses and external activities.