The CEI-IUL is actively involved in post-graduate studies, in Portugal and internationally.

At ISCTE-IUL, the researchers of the CEI-IUL participate in the following M.A. programs:

and the doctoral program of

Likewise, the CEI-IUL members participate in the M.A. program History of Africa of the History Department of Lisbon University.

At the international level, the CEI-IUL members collaborate with other universities, i.e. Université de Paris 7-DiderotUniversité de Lille 1Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Universidade Agostinho Neto and Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar.

The CEI-IUL promotes also the integration of post-graduate students and young doctors within its research projects. At the present time, 21 research assistants are doing  Ph.D and M.A. thesis at the CEI-IUL and participate actively in research activities. Seven post-doctorate investigators work at the CEI-IUL.