The Computer Centre of the Economics Faculty of the University of Coimbra (CIFEUC) was created by the FEUC regulations, approved by rectoral's dispatch of 19th December 1990 and published in the "Diário da República" nº12 of 15th January 1991. Article 13th lists the objectives of the Centre:
a) Allowing the members of FEUC to use the means of computer technology necessary to develop activities in the teaching, research and management areas.
b) Guarantee the necessary support to use the existing resources properly by organizing training sessions.
c) Maintain connection with other departments of the University and with the outside in order to coordinate the use of available resources and make the respective equipment compatible.