Special Contests

Online applications run from 20 July to 27 August 2020

Who can apply?

  • Holders of a Technological Specialisation Diploma, obtained after completing a Technological Specialisation Course (CET)
  • Holders of a Higher Professional Technician Diploma, obtained after completing a Higher Vocational Technical Course (TeSP)
  • Candidates who have passed the aptitude tests for entry to higher education (Ages 23 and over)
  • Holders of other higher education certificates or diplomas

Note : Students covered under the International Student Status are not eligible to apply under this regime.

Application calendar for 2020/2021

  Single phase
Submission of applications 20 July 2020 to 27 August 2020
Publication of places awarded 14-09-2020
Complaints regarding places awarded 14 to 17 September 2020
Complaints decision 21-09-2020
Online registration and enrolment  14 to 25 September 2020

Places

Course
Access evidence holders over 23 years
Technological specialization diploma holders Holders of professional higher technical courses Holders of other higher education courses
Agronomy 4 0 0 2
Landscape Architecture 3 0 0 2
Visual Arts 2 0 0 2
Bioengineering 0 0 1 1
Biology 2 0 0 3
Marine Biology 2 0 0 5
Biochemistry 2 0 0 2
Biotechnology 1 0 0 2
biomedical Sciences 3 0 0 2
Biomedical and Laboratory Sciences 1 0 0 2
Communication Sciences 2 0 1 1
Ciências da Educação e da Formação 4 0 0 1
Pharmaceutical Sciences 0 0 0 5
Communication design 1 0 1 1
Sport 5 0 1 1
Diet and Nutrition 1 0 0 2
Economics 2 0 0 3
Basic Education 5 0 1 1
Social Education 3 0 1 1
Nursing 1 0 0 1
Food Engineering 5 1 1 1
Civil Engineering 5 1 1 1
Electrical and Computer Engineering 5 1 2 1
Informatics Engineering 3 1 3 4
Mechanical Engineering 5 1 2 1
Pharmacy 2 0 0 2
Management 3 1 6 3
Management (night) 18 0 2 1
Management (Portimão) 6 0 2 1
Management (Portimão, evening classes) 13 0 1 1
Company Management 5 0 0 6
Hotel management 4 2 2 1
Marine and Coastal Management 2 0 0 2
Animated Image 1 0 1 3
Medical Imaging and Radiotherapy 2 0 0 2
Languages and Communication 2 0 0 3
Languages, Literatures and Cultures 5 0 0 2
Marketing 1 0 1 2
Mathematics Applied to Economics and Management 0 0 0 2
Cultural Heritage and Archaeology 3 0 0 2
Psychology 3 0 0 1
Sociology 4 0 0 3
Tourism 1 1 2 3
Tourism (Portimão) 4 1 4 1

Documentos

Decreto-Lei n.º 113/2014
Manual de instruções de candidatura online - passo a passo
 

Necessary documents

  • Identity Document
  • Passing certificate of a higher education course, with the respective final grade and scale if not 0 to 20 (not required for students of the University of Algarve)
  • Passing certificate of one of an extinct courses in Primary Teaching or Kindergarten Teaching or General Nursing, together with a passing certificate of secondary education, complementary to secondary education or 10th and 11th Years of schooling
  • Passing certificate for a technological specialisation course (not required for students of the University of Algarve)
  • For CET holders - certificate proving completion of the entry test for the degree (not required for those who took tests at UAlg)
  • Passing certificate of Aptitude tests that over-23s must take in order to attend university specifying the specific component (not required for those who took the tests at the University of Algarve)
  • Passing certificate of a professional higher technical course (not required for students of the University of Algarve)
  • For TESP holders - proof of completion of the entrance exam for the degree (not required for those who took tests at UAlg)
  • Curriculum Vitae (mandatory for holders of a technological specialisation course or a professional higher technical course)

Fees:

75 Euros

Application

Before starting your online application, consult the instruction manual (see document box).

  Technological Specialisation Diploma Holders

Holders of Higher Professional Technical Diplomas

Holders of other higher education certificates or diplomas

Holders of aptitude tests taken by those over 23