Master in Educational Administration and Management

DURATION

2 years

ECTS

120

PLACES

30

REGIME

post-work

DEGREE

master

LANGUAGES

PT

Professional development and training in the teaching profession are very important not only to improve performance, but also to provide answers to the specific training needs that arise in the teaching profession.  Recently, teachers’ roles and duties in the schools have become more demanding and complex, such as required by the roles of Head of the Department and School Principals.

Specialized training has also been recognized in the legal education frameworks, which clearly emphasize the importance of the field of educational administration and management to help teaching professionals to deal with the different and challenging roles which they must face in schools, today more than ever.

The Master programme has been accredited by the A3ES.

The Programme is relevant for the purpose of career progression, in terms of article 54 of Decree-Law No. 75/2010 of 23 June (Statute of Teaching Careers for Child Educators and Teachers of Basic and Secondary Education), for those who already have five years of teaching experience when entering the programme.

It is also formally recognized as specialized training in Educational Administration and Management by the Scientific and Pedagogical Council of Continuing Education (Accreditation Registration: CCPFC/CFE-3130/17). The curricular part of the Master programme corresponds to 12 credits of ongoing training.

 

Publication in the Diário da República, 2nd series - No. 184 - 24 September 2018 - Announcement No. 164/2018

In order to promote the students' personal and professional skills that are required to developing effective responses to the growing and more complex demands of the labor market (both in terms of research and intervention practices), this cycle of studies offers a training that associates the transmission of sound scientific knowledge withthe analyses of practical and real situations taken from work contexts. Special attention is given to the management in educational contexts and to all the procedures that are attached to this practice.

The master programme is formally recognized as specialized training in Educational Administration and Management by the Scientific and Pedagogical Council of Continuing Education (Accreditation Registration: CCPFC/CFE-3130/17),). The curricular part of the Master programme corresponds to 12 credits of ongoing training.

Head of departments, coordination, school leadership, performance evaluation, training and education management.

The objectives of the 2nd cycle of studies in Educational Administration and Management are:

  • to perform tasks in the field of educational administration and management, school leadership and also pedagogic, academic and financial management of educational establishments.
  • to understand the organizational dynamics of schools according to a scientific perspective and according to the analysis of the main theories and models of school organization.
  • to apply scientific research methodologies to study organizational processes and practices, leadership and administrative and pedagogical management of educational establishments.
  • to develop skills for promoting educational innovation and intervention in the school context, taking into account the contributions of research in education.
  • to develop skills that allow life-long learning, in a self-oriented or autonomous way, based on a professional development perspective.

This diploma confers the qualification in the Master's Degree in Educational Administration and Management (120 ECTS) or, with the completion of the 1st year, the Specialization in Educational Administration and Management (60 ECTS).

This Master Programme is relevant for the purpose of career progression, in terms of article 54 of Decree-Law No. 75/2010 of 23 June (Statute of Teaching Careers for Child Educators and Teachers of Basic and Secondary Education).

[non-degree programmes]

master

Education Sciences -
Area of specialization in Education and Socio-Community Intervention

master

Clinical and Health Psychology

[non-degree programmes]

post-graduate

Coaching and Mentoring:
Development of Human Potential

The Master is organized in 2 semesters that correspond to the curricular structure, plus 1 year dedicated to the preparation, realization and presentation of the defense of a dissertation, or internship report or project work.
The course is equivalent to 60 ECTS to the curricular part and 60 ECTS to the preparation, realization and presentation of the dissertation, or internship report or project work, which makes a total of 120 ECTS credits in the following scientific areas:

The Master is organized in 2 semesters that correspond to the curricular structure, plus 1 year dedicated to the preparation, realization and presentation of the defense of a dissertation, or internship report or project work.
The course is equivalent to 60 ECTS to the curricular part and 60 ECTS to the preparation, realization and presentation of the dissertation, or internship report or project work, which makes a total of 120 ECTS credits in the following scientific areas:

Scientific Areas ECTS Obrigatórios ECTS Opcionais
ES
Education Sciences
104
8
EMA
Educational Management and Administration
8

1st year

2nd year

Annual Scientific Areas ECTS
ES
10
OP - Dissertation
ES
50
OP - Internhip
ES
50
OP - Project
ES
50

Note: The optional UCs available will be defined annually by the Department Director.

The Masters programme includes the following research areas:
1 - Management and Innovation in the School context
In this research group, research is focused on the relationship between management and innovation, giving special attention to issues such as the models of school management, strategies to overcome school failure and teacher training.
2 - Evaluation in the Educational context
In this research group, the main theme is evaluation considering three aspects: school evaluation / institutional evaluation, student assessment and evaluation of teaching performance (performance appraisal).
3 - Autonomy, Management and Leadership
In this research group, projects focus on themes such as leadership, conflict management and school and family relationships.

Projects carried out or in progress
The list of projects completed or ongoing under the INPP can be found on its website INPP / Instituto de Desenvolvimento Humano Portucalense.
Specifically within this cycle of studies, one can be as examples the following research projects:
  • Globalization, Education and Social Justice
  • Education, Values and Citizenship Educational
  • Technologies for Diversity and Inclusion
  • Education for the promotion of gender equality

Sandra Fernandes

Coordinator of the Master in Educational Administration and Management

DPE/ Department of Psychology and Education

Master in Educational Administration and Management
(mest.admingestedu@upt.pt)

Sandra Fernandes

Coordinator of the Master in Educational Administration and Management

DPE/ Department of Psychology and Education

Master in Educational Administration and Management
(mest.admingestedu@upt.pt)

Applications*

176,00 €

Registration (single act per course)

326,00 €

Insurance

32,00 €

Enrolment

September

Fee waived in the year of enrolment**

February

187,00 €

*Exempt for former students (with degree course completed at UPT)
**Exemption will be applied in February if the student only enrols in the 2nd semester, in the year of enrolment

Within the deadline

Past the deadline

Applications

Exempt

-

Registration (single act per course)

326,00€

-

Enrolment

September

Exempt**

-

February

187,00€

196,00€

**Exemption will occur in February if the student only applies for the 2nd semester in the year of enrolment

Tuition Fee (for 60 ECTS)

11 Installments (September to July)

Monthly

368,20 €

3% discount September

Single

3.928,50 €

Tuition Fee (for 30 ECTS)

5 instalments (September to January or February to June)

Monthly

405,00 €

2% discount September or February

Six-monthly

1.984,50 €

Price per ECTS

13,50 €

Minimum compulsory tuition fee (10 ECTS)

Monthly

135,00 €

Within the Deadline

Past the Deadline

Single Act (1 installment)

July to September

326,00 €

343,00 €

Single Act (2 installments)

September

187,00 €

196,00 €

February

187,00 €

196,00 €

Attendance Fees

50% of the curricular part prices

***Following years, in case of non-completion of the course within 2 years.

Application

176,00 €

Courses in Portuguese language

Registration

326,00 €

Enrolment

187,00 €

Annual Tuition Fee

3.928,50 €

Courses in English language

Annual Tuition Fee

5.200,00 €

Applications*

176,00 €

Registration (single act per course)

326,00 €

Insurance

32,00 €

Enrolment

September

Fee waived in the year of enrolment**

February

187,00 €

*Exempt for former students (with degree course completed at UPT)
**Exemption will be applied in February if the student only enrols in the 2nd semester, in the year of enrolment

Within the deadline

Past the deadline

Applications

Exempt

-

Registration (single act per course)

326,00€

-

Enrolment

September

Exempt**

-

February

187,00€

196,00€

**Exemption will occur in February if the student only applies for the 2nd semester in the year of enrolment

Tuition Fee (for 60 ECTS)

11 Installments (September to July)

Monthly

368,20 €

3% discount September

Single

3.928,50 €

Tuition Fee (for 30 ECTS)

5 instalments (September to January or February to June)

Monthly

405,00 €

2% discount September or February

Six-monthly

1.984,50 €

Price per ECTS

13,50 €

Minimum compulsory tuition fee (10 ECTS)

Monthly

135,00 €

Within the Deadline

Past the Deadline

Single Act (1 installment)

July to September

326,00 €

343,00 €

Single Act (2 installments)

September

187,00 €

196,00 €

February

187,00 €

196,00 €

Attendance Fees

50% of the curricular part prices

***Following years, in case of non-completion of the course within 2 years.

Application

176,00 €

Courses in Portuguese language

Registration

326,00 €

Enrolment

187,00 €

Annual Tuition Fee

3.928,50 €

Courses in English language

Annual Tuition Fee

5.200,00 €

  1. Admission to the application to the course of Administration and Management of Education is governed by the conditions laid down in paragraph 1 of Article 17 of D.L. No. 74/2006 of 24 March amended by D.L. No. 107/2008 of 25 June and by DL No. 115/2013 of 7 August.
  2. Applicants to the course must have previous training in the area of Education Sciences or professional experience in education / training.

The candidates to access the 2nd study cycle in Educational Administration and Management will be ranked according to the merit resulting from the weighted average, as per Annex I of the Regulatory Norms.

1st Phase Beginning End
Applications to the 1st phase
4th April
20th May
Display of results
27th May
Claims
27th Mayo
30th May
2nd Phase Beginning End
Applications to the 2nd Phase
30th May
22nd July
Display of Results
29th July
Claims
29th July
2nd August
Registrations and Enrolments for the 1st and 2nd Phase
2nd August
16th August
3rd Phase Beginning End
Applications for the 3rd Phase
2nd August
29 setembro
Display of results
6th October
Claims
6th October
7th October
Registrations and Enrolments
7th October
14th October
4th Phase Beginning End
Applications for th 4th phase
11th October
21st October
Display of results
Until 28th October
Claims
28th October
29th October
Registrations and Enrolments
3rd November
7th November
5th Phase Beginning End
Applications for th 5th phase
8th November
17th November
Display of results
Until 23rd November
Claims
23rd November
24th November
Registrations and Enrolments
24th November
30th November

2ND STUDY CYCLE
  • Holders of the bachelor degree or legal equivalent;
  • Holders of a foreign academic degree conferred following a 1st cycle of studies organized according to the principles of the Bologna process by a state that adheres to that process;
  • Holders of a foreign academic degree that is recognized as meeting the objectives of the bachelor degree by the Scientific Council of  Portucalense University;
  • Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum which is recognized by the Scientific Council of Portucalense University  as attesting to their ability to undertake this cycle of studies.

Given their academic and professional background, candidates may submit a request for Application for Recognition and Accreditation of Competences, which may confer equivalence to course units of the Master's course. Holders of Pre-Bologna licenciado degree who have more than 5 years of professional experience in the area of the master's degree may request the substitution of the dissertation by a detailed report on the professional activity according to the regulations in force.

  • Application form, duly filled out;

  • Identification document;

  • Photograph, passport type;

  • Original or certified copy of the document proving enrolment at the home school (except for UPT candidates) (*);

If you wish to apply for equivalences:

(*) These documents must be authenticated according to the legislation in force (Decreto-lei 28 de 13/03/2000).

  • Own Model, Acknowledgement that the academic degree satisfies the objectives of the degree of licenciado, for the purposes of application to a master's course, requesting prior recognition by the Scientific Council of the access qualification
    Identification document
    Photograph, passport type
    Document proving the possession of the foreign higher academic degree with an indication of the final mark (*)
    Detailed certificate of the course units that make up the curricular plan of the academic degree (*)
    Updated CV

    (*) The documents must be translated into Portuguese, whenever they are not issued in Portuguese, English, French or Spanish and stamped by the consular service or presented with the Haia Apostille affixed by the competent authority of the State where the document originated.

According to the new Portaria nº 181-D/2015 of 19 June, the change of course and transfer has been replaced by a single scheme called "change of institution/course pair".

The change of institution/course pair is not allowed in the academic year in which the student has been placed in a higher education institution/course pair under any access and entry regime and has enrolled and registered.

The change of institution/course pair and the re-entry are requested to the Academic Services Office, using the appropriate form.

For information about the application process please refer to the relevant regulations below or contact our Admissions Office directly. For pedagogical/scientific information please consult the course coordinators:

1st Phase Beginning End
Applications to the 1st phase
4th April
20th May
Display of results
27th May
Claims
27th Mayo
30th May
2nd Phase Beginning End
Applications to the 2nd Phase
30th May
22nd July
Display of Results
29th July
Claims
29th July
2nd August
Registrations and Enrolments for the 1st and 2nd Phase
2nd August
16th August
3rd Phase Beginning End
Applications for the 3rd Phase
2nd August
29 setembro
Display of results
6th October
Claims
6th October
7th October
Registrations and Enrolments
7th October
14th October
4th Phase Beginning End
Applications for th 4th phase
11th October
21st October
Display of results
Until 28th October
Claims
28th October
29th October
Registrations and Enrolments
3rd November
7th November
5th Phase Beginning End
Applications for th 5th phase
8th November
17th November
Display of results
Until 23rd November
Claims
23rd November
24th November
Registrations and Enrolments
24th November
30th November

2ND STUDY CYCLE
  • Holders of the bachelor degree or legal equivalent;
  • Holders of a foreign academic degree conferred following a 1st cycle of studies organized according to the principles of the Bologna process by a state that adheres to that process;
  • Holders of a foreign academic degree that is recognized as meeting the objectives of the bachelor degree by the Scientific Council of  Portucalense University;
  • Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum which is recognized by the Scientific Council of Portucalense University as attesting to their ability to undertake this cycle of studies.

Given their academic and professional background, candidates may submit a request for Application for Recognition and Accreditation of Competences, which may confer equivalence to course units of the Master's course. Holders of Pre-Bologna licenciado degree who have more than 5 years of professional experience in the area of the master's degree may request the substitution of the dissertation by a detailed report on the professional activity according to the regulations in force.

  • Application form, duly filled out;

  • Identification document;

  • Photograph, passport type;

  • Original or certified copy of the document proving enrolment at the home school (except for UPT candidates) (*);

If you wish to apply for equivalences:

(*) These documents must be authenticated according to the legislation in force (Decreto-lei 28 de 13/03/2000).

  • Own Model, Acknowledgement that the academic degree satisfies the objectives of the degree of licenciado, for the purposes of application to a master's course, requesting prior recognition by the Scientific Council of the access qualification
    Identification document
    Photograph, passport type
    Document proving the possession of the foreign higher academic degree with an indication of the final mark (*)
    Detailed certificate of the course units that make up the curricular plan of the academic degree (*)
    Updated CV

    (*) The documents must be translated into Portuguese, whenever they are not issued in Portuguese, English, French or Spanish and stamped by the consular service or presented with the Haia Apostille affixed by the competent authority of the State where the document originated.

According to the new Portaria nº 181-D/2015 of 19 June, the change of course and transfer has been replaced by a single scheme called "change of institution/course pair".

The change of institution/course pair is not allowed in the academic year in which the student has been placed in a higher education institution/course pair under any access and entry regime and has enrolled and registered.

The change of institution/course pair and the re-entry are requested to the Academic Services Office, using the appropriate form.

For information about the application process please refer to the relevant regulations below or contact our Admissions Office directly. For pedagogical/scientific information please consult the course coordinators:

Admission Office

Enquiries regarding the application can be made by:
email (ingresso@upt.pt) or
Phone (800 270 201)

Admission Office

Enquiries regarding the application can be made by:
email (ingresso@upt.pt) or
Phone (800 270 201)

DURATION

2 years

ECTS

120

PLACES

30

REGIME

post-work

DEGREE

master

LANGUAGES

PT

Professional development and training in the teaching profession are very important not only to improve performance, but also to provide answers to the specific training needs that arise in the teaching profession.  Recently, teachers’ roles and duties in the schools have become more demanding and complex, such as required by the roles of Head of the Department and School Principals.

Specialized training has also been recognized in the legal education frameworks, which clearly emphasize the importance of the field of educational administration and management to help teaching professionals to deal with the different and challenging roles which they must face in schools, today more than ever.

The Master programme has been accredited by the A3ES.

The Programme is relevant for the purpose of career progression, in terms of article 54 of Decree-Law No. 75/2010 of 23 June (Statute of Teaching Careers for Child Educators and Teachers of Basic and Secondary Education), for those who already have five years of teaching experience when entering the programme.

It is also formally recognized as specialized training in Educational Administration and Management by the Scientific and Pedagogical Council of Continuing Education (Accreditation Registration: CCPFC/CFE-3130/17). The curricular part of the Master programme corresponds to 12 credits of ongoing training.

 

Publication in the Diário da República, 2nd series - No. 184 - 24 September 2018 - Announcement No. 164/2018

In order to promote the students' personal and professional skills that are required to developing effective responses to the growing and more complex demands of the labor market (both in terms of research and intervention practices), this cycle of studies offers a training that associates the transmission of sound scientific knowledge withthe analyses of practical and real situations taken from work contexts. Special attention is given to the management in educational contexts and to all the procedures that are attached to this practice.

The master programme is formally recognized as specialized training in Educational Administration and Management by the Scientific and Pedagogical Council of Continuing Education (Accreditation Registration: CCPFC/CFE-3130/17),). The curricular part of the Master programme corresponds to 12 credits of ongoing training.

Head of departments, coordination, school leadership, performance evaluation, training and education management.

The objectives of the 2nd cycle of studies in Educational Administration and Management are:

  • to perform tasks in the field of educational administration and management, school leadership and also pedagogic, academic and financial management of educational establishments.
  • to understand the organizational dynamics of schools according to a scientific perspective and according to the analysis of the main theories and models of school organization.
  • to apply scientific research methodologies to study organizational processes and practices, leadership and administrative and pedagogical management of educational establishments.
  • to develop skills for promoting educational innovation and intervention in the school context, taking into account the contributions of research in education.
  • to develop skills that allow life-long learning, in a self-oriented or autonomous way, based on a professional development perspective.

This diploma confers the qualification in the Master's Degree in Educational Administration and Management (120 ECTS) or, with the completion of the 1st year, the Specialization in Educational Administration and Management (60 ECTS).

This Master Programme is relevant for the purpose of career progression, in terms of article 54 of Decree-Law No. 75/2010 of 23 June (Statute of Teaching Careers for Child Educators and Teachers of Basic and Secondary Education).

[non-degree programmes]

master

Education Sciences -
Area of specialization in Education and Socio-Community Intervention

master

Clinical and Health Psychology

[non-degree programmes]

post-graduate

Coaching and Mentoring:
Development of Human Potential

The Master is organized in 2 semesters that correspond to the curricular structure, plus 1 year dedicated to the preparation, realization and presentation of the defense of a dissertation, or internship report or project work.
The course is equivalent to 60 ECTS to the curricular part and 60 ECTS to the preparation, realization and presentation of the dissertation, or internship report or project work, which makes a total of 120 ECTS credits in the following scientific areas:

The Master is organized in 2 semesters that correspond to the curricular structure, plus 1 year dedicated to the preparation, realization and presentation of the defense of a dissertation, or internship report or project work.
The course is equivalent to 60 ECTS to the curricular part and 60 ECTS to the preparation, realization and presentation of the dissertation, or internship report or project work, which makes a total of 120 ECTS credits in the following scientific areas:

Scientific Areas ECTS Obrigatórios ECTS Opcionais
ES
Education Sciences
104
8
EMA
Educational Management and Administration
8

1st year

2nd year

Annual Scientific Areas ECTS
ES
10
OP - Dissertation
ES
50
OP - Internhip
ES
50
OP - Project
ES
50

Note: The optional UCs available will be defined annually by the Department Director.

The Masters programme includes the following research areas:
1 - Management and Innovation in the School context
In this research group, research is focused on the relationship between management and innovation, giving special attention to issues such as the models of school management, strategies to overcome school failure and teacher training.
2 - Evaluation in the Educational context
In this research group, the main theme is evaluation considering three aspects: school evaluation / institutional evaluation, student assessment and evaluation of teaching performance (performance appraisal).
3 - Autonomy, Management and Leadership
In this research group, projects focus on themes such as leadership, conflict management and school and family relationships.

Projects carried out or in progress
The list of projects completed or ongoing under the INPP can be found on its website INPP / Instituto de Desenvolvimento Humano Portucalense.
Specifically within this cycle of studies, one can be as examples the following research projects:
  • Globalization, Education and Social Justice
  • Education, Values and Citizenship Educational
  • Technologies for Diversity and Inclusion
  • Education for the promotion of gender equality

Sandra Fernandes

Coordinator of the Master in Educational Administration and Management

DPE/ Department of Psychology and Education

Master in Educational Administration and Management
(mest.admingestedu@upt.pt)

Sandra Fernandes

Coordinator of the Master in Educational Administration and Management

DPE/ Department of Psychology and Education

Master in Educational Administration and Management
(mest.admingestedu@upt.pt)

Applications*

176,00 €

Registration (single act per course)

326,00 €

Insurance

32,00 €

Enrolment

September

Fee waived in the year of enrolment**

February

187,00 €

*Exempt for former students (with degree course completed at UPT)
**Exemption will be applied in February if the student only enrols in the 2nd semester, in the year of enrolment

Within the deadline

Past the deadline

Applications

Exempt

-

Registration (single act per course)

326,00€

-

Enrolment

September

Exempt**

-

February

187,00€

196,00€

**Exemption will occur in February if the student only applies for the 2nd semester in the year of enrolment

Tuition Fee (for 60 ECTS)

11 Installments (September to July)

Monthly

368,20 €

3% discount September

Single

3.928,50 €

Tuition Fee (for 30 ECTS)

5 instalments (September to January or February to June)

Monthly

405,00 €

2% discount September or February

Six-monthly

1.984,50 €

Price per ECTS

13,50 €

Minimum compulsory tuition fee (10 ECTS)

Monthly

135,00 €

Within the Deadline

Past the Deadline

Single Act (1 installment)

July to September

326,00 €

343,00 €

Single Act (2 installments)

September

187,00 €

196,00 €

February

187,00 €

196,00 €

Attendance Fees

50% of the curricular part prices

***Following years, in case of non-completion of the course within 2 years.

Application

176,00 €

Courses in Portuguese language

Registration

326,00 €

Enrolment

187,00 €

Annual Tuition Fee

3.928,50 €

Courses in English language

Annual Tuition Fee

5.200,00 €

Applications*

176,00 €

Registration (single act per course)

326,00 €

Insurance

32,00 €

Enrolment

September

Fee waived in the year of enrolment**

February

187,00 €

*Exempt for former students (with degree course completed at UPT)
**Exemption will be applied in February if the student only enrols in the 2nd semester, in the year of enrolment

Within the deadline

Past the deadline

Applications

Exempt

-

Registration (single act per course)

326,00€

-

Enrolment

September

Exempt**

-

February

187,00€

196,00€

**Exemption will occur in February if the student only applies for the 2nd semester in the year of enrolment

Tuition Fee (for 60 ECTS)

11 Installments (September to July)

Monthly

368,20 €

3% discount September

Single

3.928,50 €

Tuition Fee (for 30 ECTS)

5 instalments (September to January or February to June)

Monthly

405,00 €

2% discount September or February

Six-monthly

1.984,50 €

Price per ECTS

13,50 €

Minimum compulsory tuition fee (10 ECTS)

Monthly

135,00 €

Within the Deadline

Past the Deadline

Single Act (1 installment)

July to September

326,00 €

343,00 €

Single Act (2 installments)

September

187,00 €

196,00 €

February

187,00 €

196,00 €

Attendance Fees

50% of the curricular part prices

***Following years, in case of non-completion of the course within 2 years.

Application

176,00 €

Courses in Portuguese language

Registration

326,00 €

Enrolment

187,00 €

Annual Tuition Fee

3.928,50 €

Courses in English language

Annual Tuition Fee

5.200,00 €

  1. Admission to the application to the course of Administration and Management of Education is governed by the conditions laid down in paragraph 1 of Article 17 of D.L. No. 74/2006 of 24 March amended by D.L. No. 107/2008 of 25 June and by DL No. 115/2013 of 7 August.
  2. Applicants to the course must have previous training in the area of Education Sciences or professional experience in education / training.

The candidates to access the 2nd study cycle in Educational Administration and Management will be ranked according to the merit resulting from the weighted average, as per Annex I of the Regulatory Norms.

1st Phase Beginning End
Applications to the 1st phase
4th April
20th May
Display of results
27th May
Claims
27th Mayo
30th May
2nd Phase Beginning End
Applications to the 2nd Phase
30th May
22nd July
Display of Results
29th July
Claims
29th July
2nd August
Registrations and Enrolments for the 1st and 2nd Phase
2nd August
16th August
3rd Phase Beginning End
Applications for the 3rd Phase
2nd August
29 setembro
Display of results
6th October
Claims
6th October
7th October
Registrations and Enrolments
7th October
14th October
4th Phase Beginning End
Applications for th 4th phase
11th October
21st October
Display of results
Until 28th October
Claims
28th October
29th October
Registrations and Enrolments
3rd November
7th November
5th Phase Beginning End
Applications for th 5th phase
8th November
17th November
Display of results
Until 23rd November
Claims
23rd November
24th November
Registrations and Enrolments
24th November
30th November

2ND STUDY CYCLE
  • Holders of the bachelor degree or legal equivalent;
  • Holders of a foreign academic degree conferred following a 1st cycle of studies organized according to the principles of the Bologna process by a state that adheres to that process;
  • Holders of a foreign academic degree that is recognized as meeting the objectives of the bachelor degree by the Scientific Council of  Portucalense University;
  • Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum which is recognized by the Scientific Council of Portucalense University  as attesting to their ability to undertake this cycle of studies.

Given their academic and professional background, candidates may submit a request for Application for Recognition and Accreditation of Competences, which may confer equivalence to course units of the Master's course. Holders of Pre-Bologna licenciado degree who have more than 5 years of professional experience in the area of the master's degree may request the substitution of the dissertation by a detailed report on the professional activity according to the regulations in force.

  • Application form, duly filled out;

  • Identification document;

  • Photograph, passport type;

  • Original or certified copy of the document proving enrolment at the home school (except for UPT candidates) (*);

If you wish to apply for equivalences:

(*) These documents must be authenticated according to the legislation in force (Decreto-lei 28 de 13/03/2000).

  • Own Model, Acknowledgement that the academic degree satisfies the objectives of the degree of licenciado, for the purposes of application to a master's course, requesting prior recognition by the Scientific Council of the access qualification
    Identification document
    Photograph, passport type
    Document proving the possession of the foreign higher academic degree with an indication of the final mark (*)
    Detailed certificate of the course units that make up the curricular plan of the academic degree (*)
    Updated CV

    (*) The documents must be translated into Portuguese, whenever they are not issued in Portuguese, English, French or Spanish and stamped by the consular service or presented with the Haia Apostille affixed by the competent authority of the State where the document originated.

According to the new Portaria nº 181-D/2015 of 19 June, the change of course and transfer has been replaced by a single scheme called "change of institution/course pair".

The change of institution/course pair is not allowed in the academic year in which the student has been placed in a higher education institution/course pair under any access and entry regime and has enrolled and registered.

The change of institution/course pair and the re-entry are requested to the Academic Services Office, using the appropriate form.

For information about the application process please refer to the relevant regulations below or contact our Admissions Office directly. For pedagogical/scientific information please consult the course coordinators:

1st Phase Beginning End
Applications to the 1st phase
4th April
20th May
Display of results
27th May
Claims
27th Mayo
30th May
2nd Phase Beginning End
Applications to the 2nd Phase
30th May
22nd July
Display of Results
29th July
Claims
29th July
2nd August
Registrations and Enrolments for the 1st and 2nd Phase
2nd August
16th August
3rd Phase Beginning End
Applications for the 3rd Phase
2nd August
29 setembro
Display of results
6th October
Claims
6th October
7th October
Registrations and Enrolments
7th October
14th October
4th Phase Beginning End
Applications for th 4th phase
11th October
21st October
Display of results
Until 28th October
Claims
28th October
29th October
Registrations and Enrolments
3rd November
7th November
5th Phase Beginning End
Applications for th 5th phase
8th November
17th November
Display of results
Until 23rd November
Claims
23rd November
24th November
Registrations and Enrolments
24th November
30th November

2ND STUDY CYCLE
  • Holders of the bachelor degree or legal equivalent;
  • Holders of a foreign academic degree conferred following a 1st cycle of studies organized according to the principles of the Bologna process by a state that adheres to that process;
  • Holders of a foreign academic degree that is recognized as meeting the objectives of the bachelor degree by the Scientific Council of  Portucalense University;
  • Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum which is recognized by the Scientific Council of Portucalense University as attesting to their ability to undertake this cycle of studies.

Given their academic and professional background, candidates may submit a request for Application for Recognition and Accreditation of Competences, which may confer equivalence to course units of the Master's course. Holders of Pre-Bologna licenciado degree who have more than 5 years of professional experience in the area of the master's degree may request the substitution of the dissertation by a detailed report on the professional activity according to the regulations in force.

  • Application form, duly filled out;

  • Identification document;

  • Photograph, passport type;

  • Original or certified copy of the document proving enrolment at the home school (except for UPT candidates) (*);

If you wish to apply for equivalences:

(*) These documents must be authenticated according to the legislation in force (Decreto-lei 28 de 13/03/2000).

  • Own Model, Acknowledgement that the academic degree satisfies the objectives of the degree of licenciado, for the purposes of application to a master's course, requesting prior recognition by the Scientific Council of the access qualification
    Identification document
    Photograph, passport type
    Document proving the possession of the foreign higher academic degree with an indication of the final mark (*)
    Detailed certificate of the course units that make up the curricular plan of the academic degree (*)
    Updated CV

    (*) The documents must be translated into Portuguese, whenever they are not issued in Portuguese, English, French or Spanish and stamped by the consular service or presented with the Haia Apostille affixed by the competent authority of the State where the document originated.

According to the new Portaria nº 181-D/2015 of 19 June, the change of course and transfer has been replaced by a single scheme called "change of institution/course pair".

The change of institution/course pair is not allowed in the academic year in which the student has been placed in a higher education institution/course pair under any access and entry regime and has enrolled and registered.

The change of institution/course pair and the re-entry are requested to the Academic Services Office, using the appropriate form.

For information about the application process please refer to the relevant regulations below or contact our Admissions Office directly. For pedagogical/scientific information please consult the course coordinators:

Admission Office

Enquiries regarding the application can be made by:
email (ingresso@upt.pt) or
Phone (800 270 201)

Admission Office

Enquiries regarding the application can be made by:
email (ingresso@upt.pt) or
Phone (800 270 201)

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