Education Sciences - Administration, Regulation and Educational Policies

Master Degree

Course Overview

This cycle of studies reflects a 2nd cycle course due to the evolution and consolidation of the research area in Administration and Educational Management, which has been developed in the Dep. Of Education and Education, Univ. From Évora since 1995. Based on its own highly qualified faculty, the Master Course in EC-Administration, Regulation and Educational Policies presents the most innovative national and international level. This Master's Degree provides personal and professional training, based on a repertoire of knowledge and technical skills, which aims to provide future teachers with reflective skills capable of leading the process of effective and progressive improvement of educational institutions. It aims to foster transformational leadership skills and organizational culture development that can be used as an instrument of governance. It also allows for the exercise of the position of School Director and enables the performance of intermediate and top management positions in schools and other educational bodies: municipalities, state bodies, private institutions, non-governmental organizations, etc. It also offers the possibility of continuing the research in the Doctorate in Educational Sciences, also the Department of Pedagogy and Education, University of Évora.
Organic Unit: School of Social Sciences
Duration: 4 Semesters/120 ECTS credits (66 required and 12 optional in curricular units)
Language: Portuguese
Regime: Day classes

Career Prospects

Higher Technical Career in the Ministry of Education and in the Ministry of Science, Technology and Higher Education and in the Autarchic Administration. - Local Development Organizations and OGNs. - The course benefits from automatic recognition for the purpose of the career progression of the Educators Primary and Secondary School Teachers, in accordance with the provisions of the Ordinance Nº 334/2008, of April 30, article 9 and foreseen in article 54 of the Statute of the Teaching Career.

Specific Entry Requirements

The general access rules established in Decreto-Lei 74/2006 of March 24 (with the Introduced by Laws 107/2008, 25 June and 230/2009, of 14 September, and by DL 115/2013 of 7 August): A) Holders of a bachelor's degree or legal equivalent; B) Holders of foreign higher academic degree conferred following a 1st cycle of studies organized In accordance with the Bologna Principles by a State adhering to this process. C) Holders of a foreign higher academic degree that is recognized as satisfying the objectives of the Degree from the competent scientific body of the higher education institution where Intend to be admitted; D) Holders of a school, scientific or professional curriculum that is recognized as attesting capacity To carry out this cycle of studies by the statutory scientific body responsible for the establishment of higher education.

Access Routes and Applications

Students from EU countries
Initial Places: 16
International Students
Initial Places: 15

Study Plan

Tuition Fees

Annual Tuition Fees

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

Course Department


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Contact Information

Director: Marília Favinha []

Academic Manager: Vitória dos Anjos Bonito Guiomar
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