Application deadline for the edition of the Doctoral Programme in Health Sciences, 2024-2025:

First stage

Applications are open from 1st March until May 31st 2024.

Extraordinary stage

Applications are open from 1st - 30th September 2024 (This stage is exclusively for candidates who have obtained scholarship PhD program financed by a funding agency)

Application site

On-line application at https://inforestudante.uc.pt/nonio/security/candidaturas.do

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Eligibility requirements The Doctoral Programme in Health Sciences enrolls 30 students for the year 2024-2025 holding a degree in Medicine, Dentistry, Biochemistry, Biology, Nursing, Health Technologies, or other areas of relevance to pursue a Doctoral degree in Health Sciences.

Selection criteria

The selection of applicants is based on:

- Personal interview (50% of the final classification)

- Curriculum vitae evaluation (50% of the final classification) considering the following elements:

  • Previous graduation degrees
  • Research and professional experience
  • The 10 best publications in the last 5 years
  • Participation in congresses and meetings, as presenter and/or 1st author, in the last 5 year
More information https://apps.uc.pt/courses/PT/course/6601