Portuguese Language Programs

Portuguese Language Programs – 4 ECTS

The FCH – the Faculty of Human Sciences provides semester length courses in Portuguese for international students attending the Catholic University of Portugal in Lisbon.

These courses offered in both semesters, run in 1.5 hour classes, two times per week.

The single program tuition fee costs €350
Note: FCH exchange students are exempt from this fee.

Levels: Portuguese for Beginners, Intermediate Portuguese and Advanced Portuguese.

Schedules | 2nd Semester of 2018-2019 academic year


Class 1: Tuesdays and Thurdays | 2 p.m. - 3.30 p.m.

Class 1: Tuesdays and Thursdays | 6.30 p.m. - 8 p.m.


Please fill out the respective registration form and deliver it by email to Clementina Santos, e-mail: c.santos@fch.lisboa.ucp.pt .

Lisbon Summer Program | Portuguese Language and Culture at the UCP

Duration and ECTS: 4 weeks / 80 hours / 6 ECTS

Start date: June 2018

Location: Catholic University of Portugal, Lisbon

Language levels:

  • Portuguese for beginners;
  • Intermediate Portuguese;
  • Advanced Portuguese.

Applications: 1st April to 15st May 2018

Program fee (including tours of Lisbon and other points of interest): 800€

*This does not include accommodation, meals or travel costs.

Application process:

1 – Complete and submit the application form.

2 -  Fill in the payment form.

3 – Send the documents detailed below to c.santos@fch.lisboa.ucp.pt:

  • Photograph (passport type);
  • Copy of your passport;
  • Completed payments form.

4 – Following the conclusion of the application process, students receive an email confirming their acceptance*.

*Note: applications are only accepted following the delivery of all the documents requested.

5 – Take the diagnostic test.

Summer in Lisbon: Portuguese Language & Culture at Católica