Applications Calendar 2020/2021
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 10th February||until 10th February||until 10th February||until 1st November|
|Applications deadline||From 10th February to 31st March||From 1st April to 15th July||From 17th August to 30th September||From 02nd to 06th November|
|Validation of Applications||From 1st to 7th April||From 16th to 22nd July||From 01st to 07th October||From 09th to 11st November|
|Seriation of applications and award of credits||From 13th to 20th April||From 23rd to 30th July||From 08th to 14th October||From 12nd to 16th November|
|Publication of the provisional sorted lists of applicants by the assessors *||21st April||31st July||15th October||17th November|
|Pre-hearing period||From 22nd April to 6th May||From 1st to 14th August||From 08th to 14th October||From 18th November to 02nd December|
|Publication of the final sorted lists of applicants by the Deans’ Offices of the Organisational Units **||7th May||24th August||30th October||03rd December|
|Enrolment/ Registration***||From 8th to 15th May||From 25th August to 1st September||From 2nd to 9th November||From 04th to 11st 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.