The following are eligible to apply to the Inter-university Social Work Doctoral Degree Program:

  • Holders of Master’s Degrees or the legal equivalent in Social Word or similar;
  • Holders of Undergraduate Degrees in Social Work or similar;
  • On an exceptional basis, the holders of relevant academic, scientific or professional curricula of recognised relevance and demonstrating the capacity to undertake this study cycle as deemed by the legal and competent statutory entities of the university in conjunction with an opinion issued by the respective Scientific and Coordination Commission of the Doctoral Degree Program.

Applications for 2020/2021

The applications for 2020/2021 will be held at FPCE/Universidade de Coimbra. For more information, please check the website


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