Minho Aveiro Porto
  • Prerequisites
Universidade do Minho
Universidade de Aveiro
Universidade do Porto

Conditions for Admission

To enter the doctoral program, the applicant  must satisfy the conditions established in the national legislation, in the corresponding entrance requirements and, in particular, to respect at least one of the following criteria:

  • To hold a Master degree or a second cycle degree in Physics, Physics Engineering, Applied Physics, Meteorology and Oceanography, Astronomy, Mathematics and Applied Mathematics, or related areas.
  • To hold an undergraduate degree, preferably a 4 year degree, at least, from a national or foreign university institution, that is recognized as appropriate by the Scientific Commission of the Program (this applies to candidates with degrees awarded before the new Bologna scheme had been implemented).
  • Degrees from a foreign Universities, must have been recognized by Direção-Geral do Ensino Superior of Portugal, or by a Higher Education Portuguese Institution, in fulfillment of the applicable legislation in the matter of recognition of foreign degrees, namely Decreto-Lei n.º 341/2007, of October 12, and Decreto-Lei n.º 283/83, of June 21. For more information refer to the DGES site https://www.dges.gov.pt/en/pagina/degree-and-diploma-recognition
  • To hold a professional of scientific curriculum that is considered relevant and appropriate by the Scientific Commission.

The candidates should both speak and write fluently in English.