Landscape Architecture

Bachelor's Degree

Arquitetura Paisagista

Course Overview

This interdisciplinary course offers a holistic approach to landscape thanks to its course-specific subjects, which are complemented by other knowledge areas, equipping students with skills and knowledge in: drawing, to nurture the creative process; ecology, to understand systems development and inform proposals; social sciences, to understand how society has evolved; landscape construction methods and materials, and other related sciences. 

Students are only recognised as fully-fledged landscape architects after completing 5 years of training (300 ECTS credits: first and second-cycles).

Organic Unit: School of Science and Technology
Duration: 6 Semesters/180 ECTS credits (170 required and 10 optional in curricular units)
Language: Portuguese
Regime: Day classes

Career Prospects

Ateliers, and study and design companies; Construction companies and maintenance of green spaces; Central government departments (related to the environment and spatial planning); Regional development and coordination committees; Town and City Councils and protected areas (natural parks, nature reserves, etc.).

Entry Requirements

Entrance Exams

One of the following exams:
  • 02 - Biology and Geology
  • 09 - Geography
  • 10 - Descriptive Geometry

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:

Access Routes and Applications

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: Adalgisa C. Carvalho []

Academic Manager: Vitória dos Anjos Bonito Guiomar
Academic Services (online): SAC.ONLINE