Bachelor's Degree

Course Overview

This degree course provides students with solid knowledge in the main areas of psychology and related fields, offering fundamental training to understand the psychology behind human functioning. The study plan is designed for diversified and flexible training according to the European Certificate in Psychology (EuroPsy). It fosters scientific and personal development and has a comprehensive approach, taking into account people, groups and systems, incorporating a link between theory and practice, and is innovative in different aspects of psychology training.

Organic Unit: School of Social Sciences
Duration: 6 Semesters/180 ECTS credits (156 required and 24 optional in curricular units)
Language: Portuguese
Regime: Day classes

Career Prospects

According to the European Certificate in Psychology, this degree provides students access to second-cycle studies in Psychology, after which they are given access to professional traineeships offered by the Portuguese Psychologists Association (Ordem dos Psicólogos Portugueses - OPP), so they can practice as psychologists.

Entry Requirements

Entrance Exams

One of the following exams:
  • 17 - Mathematics Applied to Social Sciences
  • 18 - Portuguese
  • 06 - Philosophy

Classificações Mínimas 
Nota de Candidatura: 95 pontos 
Provas de Ingresso: 95 pontos

Fórmula de Cálculo 
Média do secundário: 65% 
Provas de ingresso: 35%

Last admission grade 2020/2021: 153,7

Access Routes and Applications

National Access Route to Higher Education (CNA)
Places available: 52
International Students
Places available: 12
Over 23 Years of Age
Places available: 4
Degree Holders
Places available: 5
CET Holders
Places available: nd
TeSP Holders
Places available: nd
Change of Institution/Course Pair
Places available for first year: 4
Places for subsequent years: 5
Professional and Artistic Routes of Secundary Education
Places available: nd
Places available: not subject to places

Study Plan

Tuition Fees

Annual Tuition Fees

Students from EU countries
697 €
International Students
2500 €
International Students with Merit Scholarships
1050 €
International Students with Cooperation and Development Grants
1250 €

Course Department



Contact Information

Director: Paulo Miguel da Silva Cardoso []

Academic Manager: Maria João Doutor Zorro
Academic Services (online): SAC.ONLINE