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UP.PT - Faculty of Medicine

Doctoral Degree in Palliative Care

The Doctoral Programme in Palliative Care offered by FMUP aims to provide advanced knowledge in the Palliative Care research domain, as well as abilities and skills to work in a more dignified and competent way. At the end of the course, the student should completely master a specific topic, increase existing knowledge and become a successful independent researcher.

Job Opportunities

Work in the medicine and nursing fields, as well as in other health fields, with a special focus on palliative care, including teaching at different education levels.

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Faculty of Medicine
Type of Course
Doctoral Degree
6 Semesters / 180.0 ECTS
Annual Tuition Fee (Full Tuition Fee)
International: 3500.00€
CPLP International: 3500.00€

All the information presented relates to 2023/2024

Registration and Accreditation


Registration n.ºR/A-Cr 73/2016 in May 23, 2016


Date of publication of the accreditation decision: July 25, 2022

Validity of accreditation: 6 years

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