This Master's course (2nd cycle) is essentially aimed at graduates in the areas of Languages ​​and Humanities who want a solid training in Language Sciences.


  • To enable students to investigate the workings of human language, departing from a multidisciplinary standpoint and using different methodological options
  • To promote the awareness of a systematic conception about natural languages, both in their grammatical components and in their discourse/communicative ones
  • To develop basic skills in both theoretical and applied research in the different subdisciplines of Language

Tuition and Fees 2023/2024

National Students: 1100 Euros

International Students*: 2000 Euros

Application Fee: 50 Euros

Registration Fee and School Insurance: 175 Euros

Note: The  tuition of this course can be paid in 10 installments, being the first at the time of registration and the remaining in the months of October, November, December, January, February, March, April, May and June.

* in accordance with Decree-Law No. 36/2014, changed by Decree-Law No.62/2018, of 6th August, international students are nationals of a country which is not a Member State of the European Union and are not a legally resident in Portugal for more than 2 uninterrupted years by 1st of January of the enrolment year

The applications for Master's courses are made through the Application Portal, available in the "Admissions" tab
Career Opportunities
  • Language consultancy and advisory services in both public and private institutions, either Portuguese or European
  • Text editing 
  • Translation  
  • Natural language processing (speech recognition and synthesis, building computational lexicons and grammars, taggers, inteligent query systems  and other computational appplications)
  • Teaching (e.g. devising materials for language teaching in different formats)  
  • Therapeutic advice and intervention in collaboration with health professionals working in the field of language pathology