Application Deadlines

1st period: 01st June - 15th July 2020
2nd period: 10th August - 24th August 2020
3rd period: 21st September - 25th September 2020​

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

Applicants for the Master in Cognitive Science must consult the Webpage and the Public Notice.

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 2020/2021:

  Number of Places available
(1st period)
Entry Requirements
Master’s Courses    
Biostatistics 20 Open
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology 25 Open
Conservation Biology 20 Open
Biology of Plant Resources - Application deadlines and procedures available at ISA 20 -
Evolutionary and Developmental Biology 20 Open
Human Biology and Environment 30 Open
Molecular Biology and Genetics 30 Open
Biochemistry 30 Open
Cognitive Science 20 Public Notice
Data Science 25 Open
Marine Sciences 20 Open
Geophysical Sciences 20 Open
Scientific Culture and Outreach in Science - Application deadlines and procedures available at IE 20 -
Design for Sustainability - Application deadlines and procedures available at FBAUL - -
Ecology and Environmental Management 20 Open
Marine Ecology 20 Open
Geospatial Engineering 20 Open
Informatics Engineering 120 Open
Biology and Geology Teaching - Application deadlines and procedures available at IE 10 -
Physics and Chemistry Teaching - Application deadlines and procedures available at IE 15 -
Informatics Teaching - Application deadlines and procedures available at IE 15 -
Mathematics Teaching - Application deadlines and procedures available at IE 15 -
Statistics and Operational Research 25 Open
Physics 20 Open
Geology 15 Open
Environmental Geology, Geological Risks and Land Management 15 Open
History and Philosophy of Science 10 Open
Informatics 50 Open
Mathematics 20 Open
Mathematics Applied to Economics and Business 30 Open
Financial Mathematics (shared places with ISCTE) 3 Open
Microbiology - Application deadlines and procedures available at IST 25 -
Applied Microbiology 25 Open
Science in Navigation and Geomatics - Application deadlines and procedures available at Escola Naval 10 -
Chemistry 25 Open
Technological Chemistry 20 Open
Information Security 15 Open
Geographic Information Systems - Technologies and Applications 20 Open
Integrated Master’s    
Biomedical Engineering and Biophysics 10 Open
Energy and Environmental Engineering 10 Open
Engineering Physics 5 Open
Postgraduate Studies    
Data Science 10 Open
Statistics Applied to Biology and Health Sciences 10 Open
Petroleum Geoscience 15 Open
Informatics 10 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: