Academic Calendar

The Academic Calendar defines the beginning and end of the following school year activities: class periods, exam periods (regular period, appeal period and special period), holidays and exams preparation time.

1st Semester

Welcome Week (All students except 1st year of Undergraduate and Integrated Master programmes) September 20 to September 24, 2021
Welcome Week (1st year students of Undergraduate and Integrated Master programmes) September 27 to October 1, 2021
1st Period of Classes (All students except 1st year of Undergraduate and Integrated Master programmes) September 27 to November 12, 2021
1st Period of Classes (1st year students of Undergraduate and Integrated Master programmes) October 4 to November 12, 2021
Preparation Week (study/preparation/discussion of projects/work reports and the like) November 15 to November 19, 2021
Evaluation: Normal Season November 22 to November 26, 2021
2nd Period of Classes November 29 to December 17, 2021 and January 3 to January 28, 2022
Christmas Holidays December 18 to January 2, 2022 (school activities can take place between December 20 and December 22, 2021)
Preparation Week (study/preparation/discussion of projects/work reports and the like) January 31 to February 2, 2022
Evaluation: Normal Season February 3 to February 9, 2022
Preparation Week (for the Appeal Season) February 10 to February 16, 2022
Evaluation: Appeal Season February 17 to February 23, 2022
Grades release (1st semester) until March 1, 2022
Break between semesters February 24 to March 1, 2022

2nd Semester

3rd Period of Classes March 2 to April 22, 2022
Easter Holidays April 13 to April 15, 2022
Preparation Week (study/preparation/discussion of projects/work reports and the like) April 25 to April 29, 2022
Evaluation: Normal Season May 2 to May 6, 2022
4th Period of Classes May 9 to June 24, 2022
Preparation Week (study/preparation/discussion of projects/work reports and the like) June 27 to July 1, 2022
Evaluation: Normal Season July 4 to July 8, 2022
Preparation Week (for the Appeal Season) July 11 to July 15, 2022
Evaluation: Appeal Season July 18 to July 22, 2022
Grades release (2nd semester) until July 28, 2022

Special Season of Exams

Exam Period September 1 to September 7, 2022
Grades release until September 13, 2022

Calendar of Academic Deadlines

The Calendar of Academic Deadlines defines the timings for various secretarial procedures related to the admissions to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd cycles, enrollment, registration, among others.

Undergraduate Programmes Admission (1st study cycle)

Applicants over the age of 23 (Exam Application – ULisboa)

Application submission March 1 to March 31, 2021
Publication of admitted applicants April 16, 2021
Exams May 15, 2021
Publication of exams results and interviews timetable June 16, 2021
Reevaluation requests and exams reviews June 17 to June 18, 2021
Curricular evaluations and interviews June 23 to July 14, 2021
Publication of results for curricular evaluations and interviews July 19, 2021
Reevaluation requests about the results for curricular evaluations and interviews July 20 to July 21, 2021
Publication of final results for the evaluations process July 30, 2021

Applicants over the age of 23 (Exam Approved Candidates Application – Técnico)

Submission of applications August 16 to August 20, 2021
Publication of admission results September 1, 2021
Registration and Enrollment September 6 to September 10, 2021

Holders of Middle Level and Higher Education Courses

Submission of applications July 5 to July 23, 2021
Publication of temporary results September 6, 2021
Complaints and reevaluation requests September 6 to September 8, 2021
Publication of final results September 15, 2021
Registration and Enrollment September 15 to September 24, 2021

Change of Course/Institution

Submission of applications July 5 to July 23, 2021
Publication of temporary results September 6, 2021
Complaints and reevaluation requests September 6 to September 8, 2021
Publication of final results September 15, 2021
Registration and Enrollment September 15 to September 24, 2021

Re-entry

Submission of re-entry forms and equivalences requestsc August 23 to September 3, 2021

Master Programmes Admission (2nd study cycle)

Submission of applications July 1 to July 31, 2021
Publication of temporary results September 6, 2021
Complaints and reevaluation requests September 6 to September 8, 2021
Publication of final results September 15, 2021
Registration and Enrollment September 16 to September 24, 2021

International Students Admission (1st and 2nd study cycles)

The application periods for International Students (Decree-Law Nr. 36/2014 of 10 March) are disclosed separately on the webpage of the Special Admission Regime for International Students.

Minors (2nd study cycle)

Submission of applications July 1 to July 31, 2021
Publication of final results September 15, 2021

Enrollments (1st and 2nd study cycles)

Enrollment in curricular units – 1st semester – students already enrolled in the previous year September 13 to September 19, 2021
Enrollment in shifts – 1st semester – students already enrolled in the previous year September 21 to September 25, 2021
Registration and enrollment for new students (1st year, 1st time)* September 27 to October 1, 2021
Enrollment for finalist students that did not finish their studies until December 31, 2021 January 3 to January 7, 2022
Enrollment in curricular units – 2nd semester January 7 to February 13, 2022
Enrollment for finalist students that did not finish their studies until July 30, 2022 July 4 to July 8, 2022

* Deadline dependent on DGES

Partial-time tuition fee regime change request period

Change for partial-time tuition fee regime period* October 1 to October 31, 2021
November 4 to November 11, 2021
Change for partial-time tuition fee regime period – students enrolled only in the 2nd semester February 1 to February 28, 2022

*update: november 4, 2021

Special Season of Exams

Period to request access to the Special Season for exceptional situations, unregulated in the Special Season Regulation for 2021/2022 May 2 to June 24, 2022
Enrollment – students that have access to the Special Season in 2021/2022 July 11 to July 30, 2022

Isolated Curricular Units (1st, 2nd and 3rd study cycles)

1st Semester

Submission of applications August 23 to September 3, 2021
Enrollment September 13 to September 17, 2021

2nd Semester

Submission of applications January 24 to January 31, 2022
Enrollment February 7 to February 11, 2022

Prescription

Publication of temporary list of prescriptions August 16, 2021
Complaints and reevaluation requests August 16 to August a 27, 2021
Publication of final list September 3, 2021

Academic deadlines for 3rd study cycle and advanced training

Applications to doctoral programmes will be accepted at any time during the year, but will only be evaluated during the application periods defined in the present Academic Guide.

Doctoral programmes

1st moment for submission of applications December 1 to January 9, 2022
2nd moment for submission of applications July 4 to July 31, 2022
1st moment for registration and enrollment January 31 to February 11, 2022
2nd moment for registration and enrollment September 1 to September 12, 2022

Advanced Training Diplomas

Submission of applications July 4 to July 31, 2022
Registration and enrollment September 5 to September 12, 2022