Masters and Doctorates

Knowledge is Power

Who can apply?


  • Holders of a Bachelor’s degree or its legal equivalent
  • Holders of a foreign higher academic degree, conferred following a first cycle of studies organised in accordance with the principles of the Bologna Process by a State adhering to said process


  • Holders of a master's degree or legal equivalent, whose curricula vitae show an adequate basic scientific preparation
  • Holders of a bachelor's degree or legal equivalent, holders of an especially relevant academic or scientific curriculum, which is recognised by the Scientific Council as attesting to their capacity to carry out the programme
  • Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum that is recognised by the Scientific Council as attesting to their capacity to carry out the programme

Which courses?

Masters  Doctorates  Postgraduate Courses


Application calendar for 2021/2022

1st Phase*  
Applications 09-12-2020 to 29-01-2021
Selection  01 to 05-02-2021
Publication of results 08-02-2021
Complaint 08 and 09-02-2021
Complaint results Until 11-02-2021
Registration 15 to 22-02-2021


2nd Phase  
Applications 24-02-2021 to 09-04-2021
Selection  12 to 16-04-2021
Publication of results 19-04-2021
Complaint 19 and 20-04-2021
Complaint results Until 21-04-2021
Registration 26 to 30-04-2021


3rd Phase  
Applications 04-05-2021 to 09-07-2021
Selection  12 to 16-07-2021
Publication of results 19-07-2021
Complaint 19 and 20-07-2021
Complaint results Until 21-07-2021
Registration 26 to 30-07-2021


4th Phase**  
Applications 02 to 27-08-2021
Selection  30-08 to 03-09-2021
Publication of results 08-09-2021
Complaint 08 and 09-09-2021
Complaint results Until 10-09-2021
Registration 13 to 16-09-2021

* The 1st phase of applications is only intended for masters and doctoral courses that are taught in the English language.

** Only for applicants who are nationals of a Member State of the European Union or foreigners who legally reside in Portugal