Candidates from outside the EU

Bachelors and Integrated Masters

A system designed for international students who want to access to the degree of licenciado: 1st cycle or an integrated master's degree that fullfil

International students from non- European Union countries have the opportunity to apply to a bachelor or integrated masters degree under a specific system of access – the International Student Statute.

You can benefit from this statute if you fulfill the following conditions:

  • If you do not have Portuguese nationality;
  • If you are not a national from a Member State of the European Union;
  • If you are not legally residing in Portugal until the 31st of August of the year in which you intend to enroll in higher education for more than two years, continuously, and if you are not family of foreign citizens that hold a resident permit for more than two years;
  • If you don’t intend to enroll in Higher Education through special regimes;
  • If you Hold: a Qualification giving access to Higher Education, meaning any diploma or certificate issued by a competent authority in the country in which it was awarded; or a Diploma of Portuguese secondary school or equivalent degree

More information about studying at NOVA under the International Student Statute should be obtained by contacting each of the NOVA schools. 

Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia

Program

Degree

Vacancies

Biologia Celular e Molecular

Licenciatura

1

Bioquímica

Licenciatura

10

Conservação - Restauro

Licenciatura

2

Engenharia Geológica

Licenciatura

5

Matemática

Licenciatura

5

Química Aplicada

Licenciatura

5

Engenharia Biomédica

Mestrado Integrado

12 

Engenharia Civil

Mestrado Integrado

12

Engenharia de Materiais

Mestrado Integrado

5

Engenharia de Micro e Nanotecnologias

Mestrado Integrado

11

Engenharia do Ambiente

Mestrado Integrado

10

Engenharia e Gestão Industrial

Mestrado Integrado

12

Engenharia Electrotécnica e de Computadores

Mestrado Integrado

24 

Engenharia Física

Mestrado Integrado

5

Engenharia Informática

Mestrado Integrado

20

Engenharia Mecânica

Mestrado Integrado

17 

Engenharia Química e Bioquímica

Mestrado Integrado

3

 

For more information and applications contact Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia

Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas

Program

Degree

Vacancies

Antropologia

Licenciatura

10

Arqueologia

Licenciatura

6

Ciência Política e Relações Internacionais

Licenciatura

16

Ciências da Comunicação Cinema e Televisão | Comunicação, Cultura e Artes | Comunicação Estratégica | Jornalismo

Licenciatura

19

Ciências da Linguagem

Licenciatura

4

Ciências Musicais

Licenciatura

9

Estudos Portugueses

Licenciatura

4

Filosofia

Licenciatura

5

Geografia e Planeamento Regional

Licenciatura

12

História

Licenciatura

9

História da Arte

Licenciatura

8

Línguas, Literaturas e Culturas

Licenciatura

19

Sociologia (diurno)

Licenciatura

11

Sociologia (pós-laboral)

Licenciatura

5

Tradução

Licenciatura

12

For more information and applications contact Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas

Nova School of Business and Economics (NOVA SBE)

Program

Degree

Vacancies

Economia

Licenciatura

 

Gestão

Licenciatura

 

 

For more information and applications contact Nova School of Business and Economics (NOVA SBE)

Faculdade de Direito

Curso

Degree

Vacancies

Direito

Licenciatura

 

 

For more information and applications contact Faculdade de Direito

NOVA Information Management School

Program

Degree

Vacancies

Gestão de Informação

Licenciatura

 

Sistemas e Tecnologias de Informação

Licenciatura

 

 

For more information and applications contact NOVA Information Management School

FAQ

I am a Brazilian citizen. How can I apply to the Medicine program as an International Student?

In Portugal, the access to the Medicine program as International Student is not possible.

Which are the requirements to apply to the University in Portugal as an International Student?

You can benefit from the International Student Statute if you fulfill the following conditions:

  • If you do not have Portuguese nationality;
  • If you are not a national from a Member State of the European Union;
  • If you are not legally residing in Portugal until the 31st of August of the year in which you intend to enroll in higher education for more than two years, continuously, and if you are not family of foreign citizens that hold a resident permit for more than two years;
  • If you don’t intend to enroll in Higher Education through special regimes;
  • If you Hold: a Qualification giving access to Higher Education, meaning any diploma or certificate issued by a competent authority in the country in which it was awarded; or a Diploma of Portuguese secondary school or equivalent degree

According to the area of studies you wish to pursue please contact the school of NOVA that offers the program of your choice and look for the school’s specific information.

I am a Brazilian citizen and currently study in my country. I would like to transfer to Universidade Nova de Lisboa. I would like to know the procedures, calendar, documentation, tuition fee.

You can study at NOVA as an International Student. The application is made directly in the NOVA School you wish to attend and through the Special Access for International Students. Each  school annually sets the calendar for applications, the number of vacancies and the selection criteria. The tuition fees can vary according to the program.

According to the area of studies you wish to pursue please contact the school of NOVA that offers the program of your choice and look for the school’s specific information.