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Diplomas and Formal Diplomas

Per articles 39 and 40 of the republication of Executive Order no. 74/2006 of 24 March, as Executive Order no. 115/2013 of 7 August, a higher education diploma may be granted for:

a) completion of a bachelor program with not less than 120 credits;
b) completion of a master program with not less than 60 credits;
c) completion of a doctorate program;
d) completion of an academic non-degree program.

The above mentioned diplomas are so designated by the authorized legal authority of the higher education institution. Issuance of the above mentioned document is issued with the supplement to diploma.

Article 49 of the same document also states that title to degrees and diplomas is attested by a certificate of registration of the degree, which is generically called diploma, and for students who also request, by:

a) carta de curso, for bachelor and master degrees;
b) formal doctoral diploma, for a doctorate degree.

In summary, a student that has graduated may request the following documents after payment of the respective fee, as defined in the University of Coimbra Schedule of Fees

Diploma - document that attests a degree or completion of a program, in Portuguese, on UC letterhead, size A4 paper and with the University seal on the printed version. €20(1)
  Classes with passing grades may be included on this diploma €50
Formal Diploma (basic version) - document attesting a bachelor or master degree, issued in Latin, special paper with UC insignia, rector's seal and signature of the administrator of UC, presented in a metal tube containing the UC logo.   €150
Formal Diploma (traditional version) - document attesting a bachelor or master degree, issued in Latin, special paper with UC insignia, rector's seal and signature of the administrator of UC, with the University seal in silver leaf and the respective Faculty's ribbon, presented in a metal tube containing the UC logo.   €300
Formal Doctoral Diploma (basic version) - document attesting a doctorate degree, issued in Latin, special paper with UC insignia, rector's seal and signature of the administrator of UC, presented in a metal tube containing the UC logo.   €150
Formal Doctoral Diploma (traditional version) - document certifying a doctorate degree, issued in Latin, special paper with UC insignia, rector's seal and signature of the administrator of UC, with the University seal in silver leaf and the respective Faculty's ribbon, presented in a metal tube containing the UC logo. €300
Formal Tenure Diploma (basic version) - document attesting tenure, issued in Latin, special paper with UC insignia, rector's seal and signature of the administrator of UC, presented in a metal tube containing the UC logo.   €150
Formal Tenure Diploma (traditional version) - document certifying a doctorate degree, issued in Latin, special paper with UC insignia, rector's seal and signature of the administrator of UC, with the University seal in silver leaf and the respective Faculty's ribbon, presented in a metal tube containing the UC logo.€300

(1)There is also a electronic version of this document issued trough the InforEstudante, with a smaller price of 10€. This version is available only for Bologna students (students after 2007/2008). For more details about this subject please see http://www.uc.pt/en/academicos/certidoes/autenticacao.