PhD & MASTER's SCHOOL CALENDARS 2017/2018
The Doctoral Program in Biomedicine of the University of Porto (PDBioMed-UP) is a tailor-made program that enables students from multiple backgrounds to acquire the basic theoretical and practical skills necessary to develop a PhD thesis in the various fields of biomedicine. The course is organized in two steps: the first year is entirely devoted to theoretical and practical training in biomedicine and related fields. At the end of the academic year the student should be able to prepare the PhD project with support from the supervisor and co-supervisor, and the following years are dedicated to the experimental work. The student will be asked to write, with the support of the supervisor, at least two papers, to be published in peer reviewed journals, to be included in the doctoral thesis.
- Degree in medicine or other health or biological related sciences obtained in Portuguese or foreign universities.
- Licensed students from other areas can be accepted after heard the Scientific Committee.
- Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum recognized as attesting the capacity to accomplish this cycle of studies after heard the Scientific Committee .
CRITERIA AND SUBCRITERIA FOR SELECTION AND RANKING THE CANDIDATES.
A. Candidates will be pre-ordered by the Scientific Committee taking into account the candidate's basic training and curriculum vitae.
Candidates will be ordered based on the final bachelor's and master's classification; Scientific curriculum and professional experience: Weighting: 50%
A1. Bachelor's degree - 15%( = 18 - 3);
A2. Master´s Degree - 15%(Without Master - 0; Master degree in progress - 1; Master degree completed - 2);
A3. Scientific curriculum - 35%(Classification of 1 to 3, according to the scientific activity of the candidates, namely the involvement in research projects and scientific production): without publications - 1 ; With national publications - 2 ;With international publications - 3 )
A4. Professional experience - 35%(Classification of 1 to 3, according to the professional experience).
B. The candidates with the highest classification in the curricular evaluation will be called for an interview (Weighting: 50%)
The number of candidates to be called for the interview will be defined by the Scientific Committee according to the number of places and candidates. Weighting: 50%
C. The final grade will be determined by the average of the curricular evaluation and the interview.
Fields of Specialization
THE CRITERION OF TIE-BREAKING OF CANDIDATES will be the evaluation of the candidate's scientific curriculum, namely the scientific production.
Min: 5 Max: 8
Online Applications: 01-03-2017 to 19-07-2017
Lists of admitted and non-admitted applicants - provisional results: The lists will be available until 28-07-2017
Prior hearing period: 31-07-2017 to 11-08-2017
Lists of admitted and non-admitted applicants (on-line) - definitive results: The lists will be available until 05-09-2017
Admission appeals and complaints (if applicable): 06-09-2017 e 07-09-2017
Registration deadline: 11-09-2017 to 18-09-2017
Lists of admitted and non-admitted applicants - provisional results_HERE!
BEGINNING OF THE SCHOOL YEAR
Starting Date: 18/09/2017
Fee Full Time: Reference value of UP = 2750¤ /year
Fee Part Time:2062,5¤ /year
FEE FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS:
Tuition fee for students covered by the International Student Status, approved by Decree-Law 36/2014 of 10 March)
Fee Full Time: 7500¤ /year
Fee Part Time: 5625¤/year
Fee Full Time (CPLP): 3750¤ /year
Fee Part Time (CPLP): 2812,5¤ /year
INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS_ MORE INFORMATION HERE!
To assist the application, you can consult the Guide Support (1)
APPLICATION ONLINE HERE
To assist the registration, you can consult the Guide Support (2)
REGISTRATION ONLINE HERE
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