• To providing a comprehensive knowledge of chemical phenomena, mostly through the development of research skills in chemistry
  • To broaden and strengthen their knowledge of chemistry
  • To acquire a high level of competency in a specialized area of chemistry and the ability to perform innovative research, mastering the art while strictly observing its rules and regulations, including ethical issues
  • Capacity to become and independent research scientist, with the ability to design, propose and lead innovative research projects, directed to fundamental research and/or to technological applications, in specialized areas of chemistry of in the interface with other areas ok knowledge

Tuition and Fees 2024/2025

National Students: 1500 Euros

International Students*: 4000 Euros

Application Fee: 100 Euros

Registration Fee and School Insurance: 275 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

This PhD program is permanently open and applications can be accepted at anytime. Application form available in the "Admissions" tab.
Career Opportunities
  • Academic career
  • Industry either in e.g. insurance, service or consulting companies