Application Deadlines

1st period: 5th June to 12th July 2019
2nd period: 12th August to 26th August 2019

Some courses have specific deadlines and entry requirements – you can find more information on this in the respective course files.

If you are a final year undergraduate student, please consult the conditions for "Conditional Applications" before applying.



Below is the list of courses that are open for applications in 2019/2020:

  Number of Places available
(1st period)
Number of Places available
(2nd period)
Entry Requirements
Master’s Courses      
Biostatistics 20 10 Open
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology 25 not available Open
Conservation Biology 20 not available Open
Biology of Plant Resources 20 16 Open
Evolutionary and Developmental Biology 20 4 Open
Human Biology and Environment 30 8 Open
Molecular Biology and Genetics 25 not available Open
Biochemistry 30 6 Open
Data Science 25 not available Open
Marine Sciences 20 16 Open
Geophysical Sciences 20 10 Open
Ecology and Environmental Management 20 5 Open
Marine Ecology 20 8 Open
Geospatial Engineering 20 10 Open
Informatics Engineering 100 52 Open
Statistics and Operational Research 25 17 Open
Physics 20 8 Open
Geology 20 16 Open
Environmental Geology, Geological Risks and Land Management 20 12 Open
Economic Geology 15 14 Open
History and Philosophy of Science 10 4 Open
Informatics 50 22 Open
Mathematics 20 14 Open
Mathematics Applied to Economics and Business 30 7 Open
Financial Mathematics (shared places with ISCTE) 2 not available Open
Applied Microbiology 25 14 Open
Chemistry 25 16 Open
Technological Chemistry 20 16 Open
Information Security 15 not available Open
Geographic Information Systems - Technologies and Applications 20 12 Open
Integrated Master’s      
Biomedical Engineering and Biophysics  10 9 Open
Energy and Environmental Engineering 10 10 Open
Engineering Physics 5 5 Open
Postgraduate Studies      
Data Science 10 7 Open
Statistics Applied to Biology and Health Sciences 10 8 Open
Petroleum Geoscience 20 20 Open
Applied Geology 10 8 Open
Informatics 10 9 Open


For your application to go ahead without any problems, please carefully read the following instructions:

  • If you are a FCUL student, you should login to your account so that all of your details are uploaded directly to the application form;
  • If you are not a FCUL student, you should consult the instructions for “Submitting your Application”;
  • Go to the application form in the "Candidate" section and fill in all of the fields appropriately;
  • Add a valid email address as you will regularly receive information via email about the application process. If for whatever reason you are unable to receive the confirmation of application by email, you must report it to the contact persons indicated below.



Please send all questions regarding the application process to:

Send all questions regarding technical problems to: