Computer Sciences

Doctoral Degree

Ano Letivo 2024/2025

Course Overview

The PhD program in Computer Science aims at the development of competences, skills and advanced methods of investigation in Informatics, as well as specialization based on a broad knowledge of the Informatics area. It is intended to offer learning in a research environment, with the main goal of training researchers, university professors, and leaders in innovation processes in the fundamental and applied areas of Computer Sciences. The training and skills acquired provide our students with greater professional and career opportunities in the field of research in public and private institutions, technological companies and in higher education.
Organic Unit: Institute of Research and Advanced Training
Duration: 6 Semesters/180 ECTS credits (30 required in curricular units)
Language: Portuguese, English
Regime: Presencial
CNAEF Areas:
  • Computer science (481)

Specific Entry Requirements

Applicants must hold a master's degree in an appropriate area. Applicants with a particularly relevant curriculum may also be admitted.

Access Routes and Applications

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Students from EU countries
Initial Places: 7
International Students
Initial Places: 3

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Tuition Fees

Annual Tuition Fees

Students from EU countries
1250.00 €
International Students
2500.00 €
International Students with Merit Scholarships
1250.00 €
International Students with Cooperation and Development Grants
1450.00 €

Course Committee

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Contact Information

Director: Salvador Abreu []

Academic Manager: Dora Alexandra Louro
Academic Services (online): SAC.ONLINE

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