Applicants to the International Doctoral Program in Cultural Studies must fulfil the following requirements:

  • An MA degree or recognized equivalent in any field of the humanities and social sciences;
  • Very good academic performance;
  • Excellent CV;
  • Sufficient undergraduate training to do graduate work in the chosen field or relevant professional experience;
  • Competence in English (IELTS 7.0 minimum; TOEFL 100 + minimum 24 in all skills; Cambridge Advanced Certificate B; CEFR C1)

For more informations please visit:


The Lisbon Consortium


Phone: (+351) 217 214 000

Ext. 4220



Ana Cristina Cachola

Independent Curator; Co-Editor of Diffractions
International Doctoral Program in Cultural Studies, Class of 2015
“The study program at the Lisbon Consortium allows for an expansive research work about the cultural fabric, diluting the frontiers between theory and cultural practice.”