Number of slots for 2021/2022: 45*

Minimum number of students: 10

* In the 1st phase will be available 15 slots. In the next phases (2nd, 3rd and 4th) will be available 10 slots in each one.

The applicants who weren't selected in one of the phases can be select again, if they want, in a posterior one without paying new registration fee.



Conditions of access

  • Holders of Bachelor's degree (or legal equivalent) in sciences,  specially Marine Biology, Biology, Marine Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Landscape Architecture, Biological Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Biophysics Engineering and others
  • Holders of a foreign higher education degree that is recognized by the Scientific Council as meeting the objectives of the Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area
  • Holders of a school, scientific or professional curriculum that is recognized by the Scientific Council, as attesting the merit and ability to carry out this cycle of studies

Criteria for selection of the candidates

  • Academic background
  • Final grade of BSc
  • Academic, scientific and professional curriculum
  • To the holders of a degree in another area, the faculty can request a motivation letter.

Necessary documentation

  • Curriculum Vitae (with personal, academic and professional details)
  • Certificate of Qualifications, with official course transcripts and final grade points average.

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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