The Polytechnic Institute of Viana do Castelo is composed of six Higher Schools, distributed among the municipalities of Viana do Castelo, Ponte de Lima, Valença and Melgaço.
ESE – School of Education | Viana do Castelo
ESA – Agrarian School | Ponte de Lima
ESTG – School of Technology and Management | Viana do Castelo
ESS – Escola Superior de Saúde | Viana do Castelo
ESCE – School of Business Sciences | Valença
ESDL – School of Sports and Leisure | Melgaço