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As soon you know your date of arrival in Porto and before departure, you should access schedule online your registration meeting (schedule an appointment at the International Office). The attendance to this meeting is the first important step you must accomplish after your arrival!
To schedule it please access: www.international.up.pt
Address: Praça Gomes Teixeira (near the “Lions” square)
Students should arrive at FEUP at least one week before the classes starting date to participate in FEUP's Orientation Days.
To those who participate, the registration will be made during the Check In activitiy.
If your University demands a statement which confirms the date of your arrival at FEUP, you may request this document from the Cooperation Unit Office at FEUP during the office days ans hours.
The date of arrival is taken as the day when the student registers at SRI (the central International Office of the University of Porto).
Regarding a statement wich confirms the date of departure, the student should require it at least 2 to 3 working days before the real date of departure (the day of the last academic activity at the Faculty).
Please respect these deadlines for making any changes to your Learning Agreement:
Subjects from the 1st semester: to be defined
Subjects from the 2nd semester: by 25th of February
If you intend to change anything from the initial Learning Agreement, you must formalize the procedure by following these instructions:
Extension of study period
Only students who are attending the 1st semester and wish to stay for the 2nd semester can formalize a request to extend the study period. This procedure does not apply to students who are already registered for the whole academic year. Students who are performing a mobility only during the 2nd semester cannot propose an extension, since they are already attending the 2nd/last part of the academic year.
Requirements to formalize the procedure:
-- Type of change: Extension of the studies period
-- Period of classes: Yearly
-- Then had the study plan proposal for the 2nd semester (please consult the Online User Guide in order to remember how to add disciplines)
-- Then save, print/download the PDF. Changes form, sign it and send it to the Home Institution, for signature(s) and stamp(s).
Deadline to formalize the extension request:
The proposal to extend the study period in the U.Porto Online system is the 15th of November and the correspondent Form, signed by the student and also signed and stamped by the Home Institution, must be delivered to FEUP’s Cooperation Unit (room A215 or email@example.com) until the 30th of November.