Students who have obtained a passing grade for a curricular unit of the cycle of studies they are registered in (or were registered in, for final-year students) can improve their grade in an examination they have taken, only once per CU, until the supplementary examination period of the academic year following the year in which they have obtained a passing grade and in which there is an examination scheduled for that CU.
There is no possibility of grade improvement for dissertation, project or internship reports, and for the Project FEUP curricular unit.
The deadlines to register for grade improvement examinations in the Ordinary and Supplementary examination periods are the following:
|Day of the examination||Deadline for the student to register for the examination|
Note: There are no grade improvement examinations for 3rd cycle students.
Examination registrations requested during the weekend (Saturday or Sunday) are considered as having been made in the following working day.
In order to register for each examination you must fill in and submit a form. (You can register for up to 3 examinations by using this forms. If you wish to register for more than 3 examinations, you must request the registration for the additional examinations by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org). After submitting each form, an e-mail will be sent to the e-mail address indicated in the form with the deadline for payment of the corresponding fee, which will also be registered in your current account.
The request for registration in each examination is recorded when you receive the following message in SIGARRA:
Soon you will receive a message (in the e-mail address indicated in the form) with the deadline for payment of the grade improvement registration fee registered in your current account."
The form to register for grade improvement examination is available on your student’s personal page, under the option “Efetuar inscrição em exame para melhoria de classificação” (Register for grade improvement examination) displayed on the right hand side of the page or at: