Oporto Polytechnic Institute is a higher learning Portuguese institution composed of diverse polytechnic schools based in Porto. It is a metropolitan institute. Established in 1985 and its objective was to relaunch the polytechnic studies in Portugal. The Polytechnic started with two schools: the School of Education and the School of Music. The ISCAP (Institute of Accountancy and Administration) and one year later the ISEP (Institute of Engineering), two schools founded and were integrated in 1988. Presently it is the largest polytechnic institute of Portugal. It has 7 schools and over 15000 students enrolled in the academic year. The Porto Polytechnic is organized as a confederation of polytechnic schools. The School of Accounting and Administration of Porto, which belongs to one of Portugals largest and most prestigious public Polytechnic Institutes, the Polytechnic Institute of Porto. It is located very close to Oporto Polytechnic Institute. It has 4000 students in it with strong population a range of innovative undergraduate and graduate programs in Accounting, International Commerce, Marketing, Business Communication, Tourism and Hospitality Management and Administrative Assistance and Translation.