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Applications 2024-2025

Applications to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd cycles of studies at the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Porto are open to national and international students in established phases:

First cycle degrees
First Degree in Educational Sciences
Special Competition for International Students

2nd phase: 09.02.2024 to 05.04.2024

3rd phase: 12.06.2024 to 19.07.2024

The First Degree in Educational Sciences (LCED) provides a "broadband" education that will enable you to acquire scientific knowledge to understand educational processes and develop professional intervention skills in multiple areas and in education and training contexts for audiences of different ages. The course is structured around four components, articulated with each other: i) multidisciplinary theoretical training in Education; ii) training in research and intervention methodologies; iii) theoretical-practical training that promotes communicative-relational, reflective and critical skills; and an introductory seminar in mediation and training.

Start date: September 2024

Timetable: daytime

Language: Portuguese

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Total number of vacancies for 2024/2025: 10

1st phase: 6

2nd phase: 2 + leftovers from 1st phase

3rd phase: 2 + leftovers from 2nd phase

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Recipients:

International students may apply to enrol and register for the first cycle of study in Psychology, in accordance with the conditions listed below.

International students who are:

  • Holders of a qualification giving access to higher education, understood as any diploma or certificate issued by a competent authority attesting to the successful completion of a secondary education programme in that country and entitling them to apply for and enter higher education in the country in which it was awarded;
  • Holders of a Portuguese secondary school diploma or legally equivalent qualification..

And that fall into one of the following categories:

  • Portuguese national exams corresponding to the entrance exams set for that cycle of studies, for that year, under the general access regime;
  • Foreign national or final secondary school exams considered equivalent by the EC's scientific committee, which must cover the subjects of the entrance exams set for the cycle of studies in question under the general access and entrance regime;
  • Higher education entrance exams (such as the ENEM taken in Brazil), which demonstrate knowledge of the subjects of the entrance exams at a level and content equivalent to that of students admitted through the general access and entrance system;
  • In the absence of final exams or tests, the final subjects of secondary education may be taken into consideration, when there is documentary proof that the qualification held is recognised as a necessary condition for formalising an application and entering higher education, in a similar course, in the country in which it was obtained.

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Selection and ranking criteria and respective weighting:

Knowledge of the language in which the programme is taught (Portuguese) assessed by presenting a document proving this.


Entrance exams:

  • Portuguese or
  • Maths Applied to Social Sciences or
  • Biology/Geology

Grading criteria:

  • Secondary school average - 50%
  • Average of entrance exams - 50%
  • Tie-breaking criteria:
  • 1st Best entrance exam score
  • 2nd Best secondary school classification (or equivalent)


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Declaration of honour

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Tests Specially Intended to Assess the Ability to Attend Higher Education for People Over the Age of 23

1st phase: 01.04.2024 to 17.05.2024

Written Test: 29.05.2024

Have reached the age of 23 by 31 December 2023.

Not hold a higher education qualification.

Citizens who, despite holding an academic qualification at secondary level - or legally equivalent - have not taken, in the current academic year, an access test that qualifies them to attend the Bachelor's Degree course in Educational Sciences may apply.

Citizens who hold a higher education qualification but do not have an access qualification for the cycle of studies they are applying for in the same academic year are also eligible to apply. Citizens covered by the international student statute (Decree-Law no. 62/2018, of 6 August) cannot apply to this competition.

REGISTRATION

Candidates over the age of 23 will be able to register for the tests designed to assess their ability to attend the Bachelor's Degree in Educational Sciences from 1st April to 17th May 2024, exclusively by electronic means.

DOCUMENTS TO SUBMIT (online)

  • Registration form;;
  • Photocopy of identification document (ID card or Citizen's Card) or declaration containing identification data;
  • Duly attested academic and professional CV (original documents) and other evidence of non-formal or informal learning (i.e. lifelong learning activities on the candidate's initiative that cannot be formally certified), portfolio of professional, academic, cultural, civic or other achievements and productions - as long as they can be considered relevant to the assessment of ability to attend university-level training;
  • Declaration on honour that the candidate does not have an access qualification for the study cycle to which he/she is applying.

TIMETABLE FOR APPLICATIONS

Application: 01.04.2024 to 17.05.2024

Written Test: 29.05.2024 at 11:00 am

Publication of written test marks: 20.06.2024

Individual interviews: 26.06.2024 at 11.00 am

Publication of the serialised list of applications: 09.07.2024

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Holders of Secondary School Dual Certification Courses and Specialised Artistic Courses

Test Registration: 11.06.2024 to 24.06.2024

Written Test: 28.06.2024

Holders of secondary education (or enrolled in the last year of school) in a course in one of the following areas of education and training: Child and Youth Services (761)1 or Social Work and Guidance (762)2.

1 - Educational Action Technician; Youth Technician;

2 - Sociocultural Animator; Family and Community Support Technician; Geriatric Technician; Psychosocial Support Technician; Intercultural Mediator.

REGISTRATION

From 11 to 24 June 2024, registration will take place for the special entrance exam to higher education for holders of secondary school dual certification courses and specialised artistic courses for the Bachelor's Degree in Educational Sciences.

DOCUMENTS TO SUBMIT (online)

  • Registration Form;
  • Photocopy of identification document (ID card or Citizen's Card) or declaration containing identification data;

INFORMATION ON THE ENTRANCE EXAM

The test consists of two groups of questions and will last 1.5 hours.

  • The 1st group consists of 3 questions, but the student only has to answer 2 questions of their choice.

The questions in this group are designed to gauge competences in interpretation, comprehension and a general relationship with educational issues, as well as the written expression of ideas. Each question is worth 5 points.

  • The 2nd group consists of just 1 question, which the student must answer.

TIMETABLE FOR APPLICATIONS

Registration for the test: 11/06/2024 to 24/06/2024

Test: 28/06/2024

Announcement and publication of results: 28/07/2024

Request for review of the test: 10/07/2024 to 15/07/2024

Announcement of the decision on the request to re-examine the test: 22/07/2024

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First Degree in Psychology
Special Competition for International Students

3rd phase: 12.06.2024 to 19.07.2024

The First Degree in Psychology (LPSI) provides initial training in psychology by learning fundamental content and competences in line with the EuroPsy/European Certificate in Psychology. Students acquire basic knowledge that contributes to a better understanding of the biopsychosocial complexity of human behaviour and the areas in which psychology operates (Clinical, Health, Education, Organisations, Social, Work, Justice, etc.), while also developing a critical understanding of theories, methods and the ethical and deontological dimensions of psychology.

Start date: September 2024

Timetable: daytime

Language: Portuguese

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Total number of vacancies for 2024/2025: 32

1st phase: 15

2nd phase: 15 + leftovers from 1st phase

3rd phase: 2 + leftovers from 2nd phase

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Target groups:

International students can apply to enrol and register for the first cycle of study in Psychology, in accordance with the conditions listed below.

International students who are:

  • Holders of a qualification giving access to higher education, understood as any diploma or certificate issued by a competent authority attesting to the successful completion of a secondary education programme in that country and entitling them to apply for and enter higher education in the country in which it was awarded;
  • Holders of a Portuguese secondary education diploma or legally equivalent qualification.

And that fall under one of the following headings:

  • Portuguese national exams corresponding to the entrance exams set for that cycle of studies, for that year, under the general access regime;
  • Foreign national or final secondary school exams considered equivalent by the EC's scientific committee, which must cover the subjects of the entrance exams set for the cycle of studies in question under the general access and entrance system;
  • Higher education entrance exams (such as the ENEM taken in Brazil), which demonstrate knowledge of the subjects of the entrance exams at a level and content equivalent to that of students admitted through the general access and entrance system;
  • In the absence of final exams or tests, the final subjects of secondary education may be taken into consideration, when there is documentary proof that the qualification held is recognised as a necessary condition for formalising an application and entering higher education, in a similar course, in the country in which it was obtained

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Selection and ranking criteria and their respective weightings:

Knowledge of the language in which the programme is taught (Portuguese) assessed through the presentation of a supporting document.

Entrance exams:

  • Portuguese and Biology/Geology or
  • Portuguese and Maths Applied to Social Sciences or
  • Portuguese and Philosophy

Grading criteria:

Secondary school average - 50%

Entrance exam average - 50%

Tie-breaking criteria:

1st Best entrance exam classification

2nd Best secondary school classification (or equivalent)


+ info:

Public Notice

Declaration of honour

Course website

Tests Specially Intended to Assess the Ability to Attend Higher Education for People Over the Age of 23

1st phase: 01.04.2024 to 17.05.2024

Written Test: 28.05.2024

Have turned 23 by 31 December 2023.

Do not hold a higher education qualification.

Citizens who, despite holding an academic qualification at secondary level - or legally equivalent - have not taken an access test in the current academic year that qualifies them to attend the Psychology degree course are eligible to apply.

Citizens who hold a higher education qualification but do not have an access qualification for the cycle of studies they are applying for in the same academic year are also eligible to apply.

Citizens covered by the international student statute (Decree-Law no. 62/2018, of 6 August) cannot apply to this competition.

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REGISTRATION

A inscrição para a realização das provas destinadas a avaliar a capacidade para a frequência da Licenciatura em Psicologia por candidatos/as maiores de 23 anos realiza-se de 01 de abril a 17 de maio de 2024, exclusivamente por via eletrónica.

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DOCUMENTS TO SUBMIT (online)

  • Registration form;
  • Photocopy of identification document (ID card or Citizen's Card) or declaration containing identification data;
  • Duly attested academic and professional CV (original documents) and other evidence of non-formal or informal learning (i.e. lifelong learning activities on the candidate's initiative that cannot be formally certified), portfolio of professional, academic, cultural, civic or other achievements and productions - as long as they can be considered relevant to the assessment of ability to attend university-level training;
  • Declaration on honour that the candidate does not have an access qualification for the study cycle to which he/she is applying.

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TIMETABLE FOR APPLICATIONS

Application: 01.04.2024 to 17.05.2024

Written test: 28.05.2024

Publication of written test marks: 27.06.2024

Individual interviews: 03.07.2024

Publication of the serialised list of applications: 11.07.2024

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Masters Degrees (2nd Cycle)
Master's Degree in Education Sciences (MCED)

1st phase: 26.02.2024 to 02.05.2024

2nd phase: 14.06.2024 to 07.07.2024

3rd phase: 14.08.2024 to 02.09.2024

The Master's Degree in Educational Sciences (MCED) values an integrated logic of rigour and innovation in research and intervention in socio-educational realities, through learning that is appropriate to the transformations in education and the demands of employability.

Start date: September 2024

Timetable: Work and after work

Language: Portuguese

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Total number of vacancies for 2024/2025: 60

1st phase: 25

2nd phase: 30

3rd phase: 5

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Recipients:

  • Graduates in Education Sciences
  • Other graduates in Teaching and Social and Human Sciences
  • Other degrees
  • Other situations
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Selection and ranking criteria and their respective weightings:

Weighting:

Weighting - 1 - degree area: 10%; 2 - degree grade: 40%; 3 - other courses: 5%; 4 - complementary training: 6%; 5 - length of professional experience: 6%; 6 - participation in intervention projects: 6%; 7 - participation in research projects: 4%; 8 - communications: 4%; 9 - publications: 4%; 10 - overall suitability of the CV for the study cycle: 10%; 11 - other (age under 25 and average of 14 or above): 5%;


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Application form

Course website

Master's Degree in Psychology Themes (MTP)

2nd phase: 09.02.2024 a 05.04.2024

3rd phase: n.a.

FPCEUP's Master's Degree in Psychology Themes (MTP) aims to qualify professionals with training in multiple areas, providing them with in-depth knowledge of psychology topics that will enrich their daily practices and professional performance. The topics covered include: Neurocognition and Language; Disaster and Trauma Psychology; Developmental Psychology and Child Education: Inclusive Education and Early Intervention; Social Psychology.

This cycle of studies does not allow you to practise as a psychologist and does not give you access to the Order of Portuguese Psychologists (OPP).

Start date: September 2024

Timetable: Work and after work

Language: Portuguese

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Total number of vacancies for 2024/2025: 20

1st phase: 10

2nd phase: 10 + leftovers from 1st phase

3rd phase: n.a.

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Recipients:

  • Holders of a national or foreign higher academic degree awarded following a first cycle of studies (180 ECTS) in Psychology or related areas;
  • Holders of a national or foreign higher academic degree in other areas, provided that their curriculum demonstrates adequate basic scientific preparation for the cycle of studies in Psychology Themes;
  • Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum recognised as attesting to their ability to complete this cycle of studies by the FPCEUP's statutorily competent scientific body.
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Selection and ranking criteria and their respective weightings:

CV assessment (and interview if deemed necessary by the jury for further clarification). The interview will be considered to clarify the weighting of the criteria listed below. Each candidate will be graded on a scale of minimum 1 and maximum 20. A mark of less than 9.5 justifies the exclusion of the application.

Weighting:

Weighting (out of 20 points): 1. relevance of basic training (academic curriculum) in relation to the thematic area of the Master's degree (5); 2. course classification obtained in previous training (4); 3. elements of complementary training during or after graduation (3); 4. previous research experience (2); 5. professional experience and its relationship with the thematic area of the Master's degree (1); 6. dissemination of research or professional practices (1); 7. motivation letter (4).


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Master in Adult Education and Training (MEFA)

2nd phase: 09.02.2024 to 05.04.2024

3rd phase: 12.06.2024 a 19.07.2024

The Master's in Adult Education and Training (MEFA) aims to develop specialised skills and knowledge for action/intervention in this field, through the design, implementation, management and evaluation of lifelong learning projects aimed at adults, particularly in the context of the community and within the educational and vocational training offer, including the validation of experiential learning. It also prepares them for coordinating multi-professional teams working in these contexts and interventions and for research in the field of adult education and lifelong learning and guidance.

Start date: September 2024

Timetable: After work

Language: Portuguese

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Total number of vacancies for 2024/2025: 30

1st phase: 15

2nd phase: 10

3rd phase: 5

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Recipients:

Graduates in Education Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences and Humanities, and other areas who develop or intend to develop professional activity in the field of Adult Education and Training, namely within the current Qualifica Centres, in organisations and institutions dedicated to adult education, adult vocational training and continuing education, in companies and other work organisations, and in community interventions, among other contexts.

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Selection and ranking criteria and their respective weightings:

As stipulated in Article 9 of the Regulations for the 2nd cycle of studies in Adult Education and Training, selection is based on the classification obtained by the analysis:

Weighting:

Degree area: 9%; 2. Final degree classification: 25%; 3. Other courses: 6%; 4. Complementary training: 7%; 5. Work experience: 6%; 6. Experience as a trainer: 3%; 7. Intervention projects: 9%; 8. Research projects: 7%; 9. Communications at scientific meetings: 6%; 10. Publications: 7%; 11. Suitability of the CV for the study cycle: 10%; 12. Other: 5%.

Comments: Candidates may be interviewed to assess their motivations and expectations regarding the training, as well as their command of foreign languages and availability of time.


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Master's Degree in Teaching Visual Arts in the 3rd. Cycle of Primary and Secondary Education (MEAV)

1st phase: 09.02.2024 a 05.04.2024

2nd phase: 12.06.2024 a 12.07.2024

3rd phase: n.a.

Organised by the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences (FPCEUP) and the Faculty of Fine Arts (FBAUP) of the University of Porto, the Master's Degree in Visual Arts Teaching in the 3rd Cycle of Primary and Secondary Education (MEAV) is a project for the academic and professional training of visual arts teachers, combining scientific and pedagogical knowledge and skills capable of responding to the challenges facing arts education. Throughout the cycle of studies, teacher training, supervised teaching practice and research in the visual arts aim to contribute to the critical discussion of the problems that affect schools and the actions of teachers, through innovative teaching and learning methodologies, in close relationship with the epistemological field of art education.

Resulting from the amendment to the legal regime for professional qualifications for teaching in pre-school education and basic and secondary education (DL 112/2023, of 29 November) the MEAV Study Plan will be updated.

Start date: September 2024

Timetable: (to be confirmed) 1st Semester - Monday and Tuesday from 4pm to 9pm; 2nd Semester - Monday to Wednesday from 4pm to 9pm/22pm. (Timetable exclusively for the curricular component (1st Year) of the MEAV and does not include the Option CUs. The timetable for the Option courses depends on the offer defined each year, in consultation with the Scientific Councils of both Faculties).

Language: Portuguese

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Total number of vacancies for 2024/2025:27

1st phase: 12

2nd phase: 15 + leftovers from 1st phase

3rd phase: n.a

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Recipients:

- Holders of a higher academic qualification with a minimum of 120 ECTS in the scientific area of Visual Arts (may apply with 75% of the required credits, subject to obtaining the missing credits by the date of enrolment); and

- Oral and written proficiency in Portuguese (to be assessed at the interview and in a letter of motivation explaining the reasons for the application).

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Selection and ranking criteria and respective weighting:

1st selection stage:

- Letter of Motivation (assessment of written command of the Portuguese language);

- Curriculum Vitae (CV) analysis;

2nd selection stage:

- Selection interview

Weighting

  1. Motivation letter - 10%

In order to assess written command of the Portuguese language, the motivation letter must show the ability to articulate arguments in justification for applying to the course. This letter should be limited to 500 words.

  1. CV analysis - 70%

Candidates' CVs will be assessed according to the following sub-criteria and weightings:

2.1 – First degree or integrated master's degree - 25%

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2.3 – Experience in the educational and artistic field as it relates to art education - 25%

  1. Interview - 20%

As proficiency in Portuguese is a prerequisite for admission, the interview with the candidates is designed to assess this proficiency, focusing on the reasons given in the application process and the ability to articulate arguments.

Remarks: 1) The motivation letter will be eliminated if the score is less than 10. 2) Only those candidates who score more than 10 in the motivation letter and CV analysis will go through to the second selection stage (selection interview).


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Master in Psychology (MPSI)

1st phase: 17.06.2024 a 12.07.2024

2nd phase: 29.08.2024 a 05.09.2024

3rd phase: n.a.

The Master's Degree in Psychology (MPSI) aims to qualify psychology professionals, equipping them with specialised knowledge and skills and attitudes suited to the performance of their work as psychologists in complex and unpredictable work and research contexts. The course focuses on four areas of specialisation in which the student will acquire core knowledge and skills and deepen conceptual models and specific intervention techniques: Clinical and Health Psychology; Educational and Human Development Psychology; Organisational, Social and Work Psychology; Psychology of Justice and Deviance.

Start date: September 2024

Timetable: daytime

Language: entirely in Portuguese

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Total number of vacancies for 2024/2025: 82

1st phase: 77

2nd phase: 5 (more left over)

3rd phase: n.a

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Recipients:

  1. Holders of a degree in Psychology or Psychological Sciences;
  2. Holders of a foreign higher academic degree awarded following a 1st cycle of studies in Psychology organised in accordance with the principles of the Bologna Process by a State adhering to this Process and recognised by a Portuguese higher education institution legally qualified for this purpose;
  3. Holders of a foreign higher academic degree that confers, following specific recognition under the terms of article 20 of Decree-Law no. 66/2018, rights inherent to holding a degree in Psychology or Psychological Sciences.
  4. "Students completing a degree in Psychology or Psychological Sciences" who are in a position to obtain a Bachelor's degree by the end of the enrolment deadline for the respective application phase, regardless of their Higher Education Institution (HEI) of origin. These candidates will lose their right to a place in the competition in question if they are unable to enrol by the deadline.
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Selection and ranking criteria and their respective weightings:

Candidates will be ranked in descending order of their Final Classification (CF), based on the weighted average of the following components: Application Average (MC) and Prestige of the Educational Establishment (PEE).

The Final Classification (CF) is rounded to the nearest thousandth.

Placement in one of the Master's four areas of specialisation will be done in descending order of the FC, placing each candidate in the area of specialisation of greatest preference for which there are still vacancies.


Weighting

Application average - 70%

The Candidature Average (CA), expressed on a scale of 10 to 20, rounded to the nearest thousandth, represents the average of the marks obtained in individual courses weighted by the respective ECTS.


Prestige of the Educational Establishment (PEE) - 30%

The Prestige of the Educational Establishment (PEE) represents the quality and prestige of the applicant's home HEI, and is assessed using the latest available edition of the QS ranking.


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Curriculum evaluation form

Application average calculation form

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Doctoral programmes (3rd cycle)
Doctoral Programme in Psychology (PDP)

2nd phase: 09.02.2024 to 05.04.2024

3rd phase: 12.06.2024 a 19.07.2024

The Doctoral Programme in Psychology (PDP) offers an in-depth and sophisticated understanding of human behaviour in multiple areas. Students are guided in the development of high-quality research projects, with the express purpose of increasing research and development capacity in priority areas such as Education and Development; Inclusion, Exclusion and Cultural Diversity; Cognitive and Affective Neurosciences; and Human Relations, Health and Well-being. The PDP is developed in close partnership with the CPUP - Psychology Centre of the University of Porto.

Start date: September 2024

Timetable: Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, from 6pm to 9pm (to be confirmed)

Language: Portuguese

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Total number of places for 2024/2025: 25

1st phase: 10

2nd phase: 10 + leftovers from 1st phase

3rd phase: 5 + leftovers from 2nd phase

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Recipients:

  • Holders of a master's degree or legal equivalent in Psychology or related areas;
  • Holders of a bachelor's degree in Psychology or related areas, with a particularly relevant academic or scientific curriculum recognised by the Scientific Committee as attesting to their ability to carry out the PDP;
  • Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum recognised by the Scientific Committee as attesting to their ability to carry out the PDP.
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Selection and ranking criteria and their respective weightings:

Selection and ranking based on CV analysis, doctoral pre-project and, possibly, interview.

Weighting:

1 - research experience: 20 per cent; 2 - publications and communications at scientific meetings: 20 per cent; 3 - quality of the pre-project: 40 per cent; 4 - transferability of knowledge: 20 per cent.

Comments:

Candidates who score less than 60 per cent in all four criteria will not be admitted.


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Doctoral Programme in Educational Sciences (PDCE)

2nd phase: 09.02.2024 to 05.04.2024

3rd stage: 12.06.2024 to 19.07.2024 (if applicable)

The Doctoral Programme in Educational Sciences (PDCE) offers a great opportunity to produce knowledge oriented towards analysis and intervention in education and training contexts. A broad vision of education (formal, informal and non-formal) and the course's international setting provide a unique environment. The close articulation with projects developed in CIIE - Centre for Educational Research and Intervention (rated Excellent by the FCT) and a great deal of attention to the quality of supervision promote the realisation of relevant work, capable of making a difference.

Start date: September 2024

Timetable: Thursday and Friday: 5.30pm to 8.30pm | Saturday: 10am to 1pm (to be confirmed)

Language: Portuguese

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Total number of places for 2024/2025: 25

1st phase: 10

2nd phase: 15 + vacancies left over from the 1st phase

3rd phase: vacancies left over from previous phases (if applicable).

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Recipients:

  • Holders of a master's degree or legal equivalent in Education Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities or related areas;
  • Holders of a bachelor's degree in Education Sciences, Social Sciences and Humanities or related areas, with a particularly relevant academic or scientific curriculum recognised by the Scientific Committee as attesting to their ability to carry out the PDCE;
  • Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum recognised by the Scientific Committee as attesting to their ability to carry out the PDCE.
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Selection and ranking criteria and their respective weightings:

Selection and ranking based on analysis of CV, letter of motivation, project and, possibly, interview.

Weighting:

Training activities: 15 points; Research activities: 35 points; Justification of interest in the application (motivation letter and project): 50 points.

Comments:

Candidates with less than 22.5 points for research and training activities will be excluded; Candidates with less than 40 points overall will be excluded.

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Doctoral Programme in Human Sexuality (PDSH)

Doctoral Programme in Human Sexuality (PDSH)

1st phase: 18.03.2024 to 08.04.2024

2nd stage: 05.06.2024 to 28.06.2024 (if applicable)

3rd phase: n.a.

The Doctoral Programme in Human Sexuality (PDSH) aims to promote advanced knowledge and the development of research in an area of central relevance to well-being and biopsychosocial health. It is the first doctoral programme of its kind in Europe and one of the few at international level. The creation of this doctoral programme aims to fill gaps resulting from the lack of specialised advanced training in this area. It is a partnership between the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences (FPCEUP), the Faculty of Medicine (FMUP) and the Abel Salazar Institute of Biomedical Sciences (ICBAS) of the University of Porto. It brings together researchers and teachers specialising in the field of sexuality from research centres (CPUP, CIIE, EPIUnit, UMIB). It promotes high-quality advanced training with the establishment of strategic international partnerships, with the ultimate aim of establishing an international centre of excellence in the field of sexuality.

Start date: September 2024

Timetable: Friday evening and Saturday all day.

Language: Portuguese

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Total number of places for 2024/2025: 15

1st phase: 15

2nd phase: leftovers from 1st phase (if applicable)

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Recipients:

  • Holders of a master's degree or legal equivalent in Psychology or other Social and Behavioural Sciences or Human Sciences, Education Sciences, Medicine or other Health Sciences or related areas.
  • Holders of a bachelor's degree (in the areas identified above), with a particularly relevant academic or scientific curriculum that is recognised as attesting to their ability to complete this cycle of studies by the PDSH scientific committee.
  • Holders of a curriculum and Social and Behavioural Sciences or Human Sciences, Education Sciences, Medicine or other Health Sciences or related areas.

SELECTION AND RANKING CRITERIA AND THEIR RESPECTIVE WEIGHTINGS:

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Selection and ranking based on CV analysis, Letter of Motivation and, possibly, interview.

Weighting: 1. training (including bachelor's/master's degree average and adequacy of training): 25 per cent; 2. research (publications, communications and participation in projects): 25 per cent; 3. letter of motivation: 50 per cent.

Comments: Candidates with a score of less than 40 per cent in all three criteria will not be admitted.


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