Admissions with national year 12

Number of places: 190

Application Deadline (2024/2025)

1st Period
2nd Period
  1. In the first period, all candidates that meet the admissions conditions will be ranked.
  2. ​In the second period, a) and b) below will be ranked together and under the same circumstances:
    a) candidates excluded from the 1st application period because their grade fell below the minimum grade required to be admitted at that time;
    b)new candidates.

Application Grade

Your secondary education final grade or the grade of a legally equivalent diploma carries a weighting of 60% of your application grade. The grade obtained in the entry examinations carries a weighting of 40%.

Calculate your application grade here

Compulsory Entry Examinations

It is necessary two entry examinations. The Portuguese and one of the three following High School subjects are compulsory: History, Philosophy and Mathematics. 

18 Portuguese + 11 History

18 Portuguese + 06 Philosophy

18 Portuguese + 16 Mathematics*

(* Mathematics Applied to Social Sciences is excluded) 

Minimum Entry Grade (0 to 200 scale):

  • Secondary education final grade equal to or greater than 100.
  • Entry examinations score equal to or greater than 95.
Where to make your application

Candidates with the national Year 12, completed in Portugal or abroad, must be submitted online only.

Documents needed:

  1. Original ENES form, or authenticated copy thereof
  2. Portuguese Identity Card (original or photocopy) 
  3. 1 Photo

Candidates who may wish to visit the University and the Campus, either in group or individually, may arrange a visit with the Undergraduate Admissions Office.


Admissions Office - Undergraduate Programme

Maria Pereira
Phone: (+351) 21 721 41 57
Cell Phone: (+351) 91 541 91 76

All face-to-face appointments must be scheduled by email.