Number of slots for 2021/2022: 12


Conditions of access

  • Holders of a 2nd  cycle, or legal equivalent, from a recognized higher education institution
  • Holders of 1st cycle in an appropriate subject - from a recognized higher education institution - with an academic or scientific relevant curriculum, able to assure a further satisfactory progression in the PhD programme
  • Detainers of academic, scientific or professional curriculum, able to assure a further satisfactory progression in the PhD programme

Criteria for selection of the candidates

  • Academic, Scientific and professional curriculum

Necessary documentation

  • Curriculum Vitae (with personal data, academics and professionals)
  • Certificates
  • Proof of payment of the application rate

Additional information

  • If after all the application phases the number of students required to run the course is not reached, all payments made by the applicants will be refunded
  • Other expenses such as visas, transport, housing, etc. will not be refunded if the course does not run
  • Students prevented from attending the course due to the refusal of their visa application to study in Portugal will not be entitled to a refund of the amounts paid for insurance, registration fee and tuition in accordance with the UAlg Tuition Fees Regulations
  • In case there are Scholarship Holders of the Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia to be placed, the necessary vacancies will be created for their placement

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Application calendar for 2022/2023

1st Phase*  
Applications 04-01-2022 to 02-02-2022
Selection  07 to 11-02-2022
Publication of results 17-02-2022
Complaint 17 and 18-02-2022
Complaint results Until 21-02-2022
Registration 17-02 to 03-03-2022

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

2nd Phase  
Applications 08-03-2022 to 13-04-2022
Selection  18 to 22-04-2022
Publication of results 28-04-2022
Complaint 28 and 29-04-2022
Complaint results Until 02-05-2022
Registration 28-04 to 11-05-2022


3rd Phase**  
Applications 16-05-2022 to 06-07-2022
Selection  11 to 15-07-2022
Publication of results 21-07-2022
Complaint 21 and 22-07-2022
Complaint results Until 25-07-2022
Registration 21 to 29-07-2022

** The Master in Marine, Biodiversity, Fisheries and Conservation has a specific calendar, which is available on the tab "Applications" of the respective course page

4th Phase***  
Applications 03 to 31-08-2022
Selection  05-09 to 09-09-2022
Publication of results 14-09-2022
Complaint 14 and 15-09-2022
Complaint results Until 16-09-2022
Registration 14 to 20-09-2022

*** Opening depends on vacancies