Special Competitive Processes

Online applications run from 20 July to 27 August 2020

Who can apply?

  • Holders of a Technological Specialisation Diploma, obtained after completing a Technological Specialisation Course (CET)
  • Holders of a Higher Professional Technician Diploma, obtained after completing a Higher Vocational Technical Course (TeSP)
  • Candidates who have passed the aptitude tests for entry to higher education (Ages 23 and over)
  • Holders of other higher education certificates or diplomas

Note : Students covered under the International Student Status are not eligible to apply under this regime.

Application calendar for 2020/2021

  Single phase
Submission of applications 20 July 2020 to 27 August 2020
Publication of places awarded 14-09-2020
Complaints regarding places awarded 14 to 17 September 2020
Complaints decision 21-09-2020
Online registration and enrolment  14 to 25 September 2020

Places

Course
Access evidence holders over 23 years
Technological specialization diploma holders Holders of professional higher technical courses Holders of other higher education courses
Agronomy 4 0 0 2
Landscape Architecture 3 0 0 2
Visual Arts 2 0 0 2
Bioengineering 0 0 1 1
Biology 2 0 0 3
Marine Biology 2 0 0 5
Biochemistry 2 0 0 2
Biotechnology 1 0 0 2
biomedical Sciences 3 0 0 2
Biomedical and Laboratory Sciences 1 0 0 2
Communication Sciences 2 0 1 1
Ciências da Educação e da Formação 4 0 0 1
Pharmaceutical Sciences 0 0 0 5
Communication design 1 0 1 1
Sport 5 0 1 1
Diet and Nutrition 1 0 0 2
Economics 2 0 0 3
Basic Education 5 0 1 1
Social Education 3 0 1 1
Nursing 1 0 0 1
Food Engineering 5 1 1 1
Civil Engineering 5 1 1 1
Electrical and Computer Engineering 5 1 2 1
Informatics Engineering 3 1 3 4
Mechanical Engineering 5 1 2 1
Pharmacy 2 0 0 2
Management 3 1 6 3
Management (night) 18 0 2 1
Management (Portimão) 6 0 2 1
Management (Portimão, evening classes) 13 0 1 1
Company Management 5 0 0 6
Hotel management 4 2 2 1
Marine and Coastal Management 2 0 0 2
Animated Image 1 0 1 3
Medical Imaging and Radiotherapy 2 0 0 2
Languages and Communication 2 0 0 3
Languages, Literatures and Cultures 5 0 0 2
Marketing 1 0 1 2
Mathematics Applied to Economics and Management 0 0 0 2
Cultural Heritage and Archaeology 3 0 0 2
Psychology 3 0 0 1
Sociology 4 0 0 3
Tourism 1 1 2 3
Tourism (Portimão) 4 1 4 1

Documentos

Decreto-Lei n.º 113/2014
Regulamento dos concursos especiais e dos regimes de reingresso e mudança de par instituição/curso da Universidade do Algarve
Manual de instruções de candidatura online - passo a passo
 

Necessary documents

  • Identification document
  • Certificate proving to be a holder of a higher education course, with the respective final classification and scale, if different from 0 to 20 (exempt for students of the University of Algarve)
  • Certificate attesting to hold one of the courses already extinct in the Primary Teaching or Kindergarten or General Nursing Educators, together with the certificate attesting to hold a secondary education course, complementary to secondary education or 10th and 11th Years of schooling
  • Certificate proving to be the holder of a technological specialization course (dispensed for students of the University of Algarve)
  • For CET holders - certificate proving completion of the entry test for the degree (exempted for those who took tests at UAlg)
  • Certificate proving approval in the Capacity Assessment tests for Higher Education Attendance of over 23 years old, broken down with the specific component (exempt for those who took the tests at the University of Algarve)
  • Certificate attesting to having a professional higher technical course (exempt for students of the University of Algarve)
  • For TESP holders - proof of completion of the entrance exam for the degree (waived for those who took tests at UAlg)
  • Curriculum Vitae (mandatory for holders of a technological specialization course or a professional higher technical course)

Fees

75 Euros

Application

Before starting your online application, consult the instruction manual (see document box).

  Technological Specialization Diploma Holders

Holders of Higher Professional Technical Diploma

Holders of other higher education courses

Evidence holders over 23 years old