Procedures and Applications

Incoming students selected for study at the Faculty of Human Sciences (FCH) are to complete an online form.

Students are provided with the link to this form following their nomination being received by the International Relations Office.

Following the filling in of the online form, students are to send the following documents by email to

  • A copy of their citizens card (European citizens) or a copy of their passport (non-European citizens);
  • ​Academic record;
  • A photograph (jpeg format).

Application deadlines:

  • 30 July for incoming students attending the winter semester;
  • 30 December for incoming students attending the summer semester.

On arrival in Lisbon, European students should be holders of the European Health Card (issued in their country of origin). Non-European students require a valid health insurance policy.

Incoming students to the Faculty of Human Sciences are evaluated according to the 0-20 grade classification scale adopted by the Catholic University of Portugal.

In accordance with this scale, 10 represents the minimum grade to pass a subject.