Applications Calendar 2021/2022
On this webpage, you will find the Schedule concerning all the phases of application to the PhD Courses offered by the Department of Life Sciences at the Faculty of Sciences and Technology including the dates for publication of the number of places and the dates for enrolment and registration.
Before applying, you must check the number of places available in each phase.
The seriation criteria are the same in all the applications phases.
|Publication of number of places (minimum per phase)||until 1st April||until 1st April||until 1st April||until 18th October|
|Applications deadline||From 1st to 30th April||From 1st June to 16th July||From 1st to 10th September||From 18th to 29th October|
|Validation of Applications||From 3rd to 7th May||From 19th to 23rd July||From 13th to 16th September||From 2nd to 4th November|
|Seriation of applications and award of credits||From 10th to 14th May||From 26th to 30th July||From 17th to 22nd September||From 5th to 10th November|
|Publication of the provisional sorted lists of applicants by the assessors *||17th May||30th July||23rd September||11th November|
|Pre-hearing period||From 18th to 31st May||From 2nd to 13th August||From 24th September to 8th October||From 12th to 25th November|
|Publication of the final sorted lists of applicants by the Deans’ Offices of the Organisational Units **||1st June||3rd September||11th October||26th November|
|Enrolment/ Registration***||From 2nd to 9th June||From 6th to 10th September||From 12th to 19th October||From 29th November to 3rd December|
|#||The academic year at the University of Coimbra begins in September. Opting for the extraordinary application’s phase should happen exceptionally, since applicants admitted in this phase will predictably miss the beginning of the first semester.|
|*||The date presented here is the scheduled date to publish the results. However, this date may be changed. Applicants with a validated application receive an automatic notification of the results on the day the provisional sorted list of applicants is published.|
|**||The publication of the final sorted list of applicants depends on the publication of the provisional list, since the former can only be published 10 working days after the latter.|
|***||If the final sorted list of applicants is published beyond the date established for the enrolment and registration, the admitted applicants will receive a notification of the new deadline to enrol and register for the course.|
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Important: Applicants who were not offered a place or who were offered a place and did not enrol nor register for the course can opt to carry over their application into a new phase, if there is one. If applicants having their application with the status “Invalidated” or “Not-Admitted” want to apply in a later phase, should apply again and pay the corresponding fee.