Applications Fall Semester 2022/23

1st phase - 26 April to 1 July

Enrollment – 18 to 29 July

2nd phase - 4 July to 31 August 

Enrollment –  7 to 9 September

Beginning of classes - 12 September

Eligible for application to the Master’s Degree Programs are all holders of undergraduate degrees (1st cycle).


Documents required on application:

  • 2 recommendation letters (optional);
  • 1 photocopy of an identification document;
  • CV with picture;
  • Academic transcript;
  • 2 essays written in English (2*2,500 words maximum);
  • Payment of application fee: 1st phase 145€ / 2nd phase 170€ 

Application Fee: Following submission of applications, students receive an email with instructions on how to pay the application fee. The application process only begins with payment of this fee.

Candidate selection takes into account the following:

  • Final undergraduate degree classification;
  • Relevant Curriculum Vitae contents;
  • Due consideration of student’s essays;
  • Due consideration of student’s letters of recommendation.      

The evaluation and decision on the applications will be communicated to the candidates on the 14th of July (1st phase) and 6th of September (2nd phase). Admitted candidates will be contacted by the services.

Admitted candidates must enroll within the deadlines indicated in the calendar. Enrollment for Lisbon courses is online. 

Upon enrollment, the respective fee (which includes school insurance) and the monthly fee for the first month is due.

These amounts are not refundable in case of cancellation of registration.

Admission Requirements

Eligible for application to the Master’s Degree Programs are all holders of undergraduate degrees (1st cycle).

Financial Information

A student applying for a Double Degree in European Studies and Governance, Leadership and Democracy Studies will be required to pay the application fee, tuition and tuition fees for the first year of studies at the UCP. You should still pay the annual enrollment fee for the second year. Tuition for the second year will be paid at the partner university.

Values ​​for the academic year 2022/23:

Application Fee - 1st stage - € 145 / 2nd stage - € 170
Registration - € 410
Monthly Tuition UCP - 1st semester - € 435 / 2nd semester - € 391.50
Annual Enrollment Fee - € 295



Secretariat MA in GLDs

Susana Pedro, BA