The School of Technology and Management of Viseu (ESTGV) is an organic teaching and research unit integrated in the IPV. It was created by Decree-Law no. 46/85, of 22 November, with the Management course being the first to function in the 1987/1988 school year. It has seven departments, including the Department of Environment, and a scientific area, and a wide range of training offer including CTESP, Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees. The Department of Environment develops its activities in the sciences and technologies of the environment, Earth and energy.