Plant Sciences - Plants for Life, Ph.D. | Universidade Nova de Lisboa | Lisbon, Portugal
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Plant Sciences - Plants for Life

48 months
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Plant Sciences - Plants for Life from Universidade Nova de Lisboa teaches you about current climate changes combined with the reduction of per capita agricultural land area and other natural resources pose major limitations for securing food, feed, and energy demands of the escalating world population. 

Overview

Plant Sciences - Plants for Life from Universidade Nova de Lisboa innovative training is unique in the country, representing an opportune and highly valuable input to increase the competitiveness and innovation ability in an area of crucial importance for the sustainable development and future of human society.

Overcoming these limitations through the generation of better food, feed and energy crops, while ensuring sustainability and environmental health, is one of the contemporary challenges for plant scientists.

Students at Plant Sciences - Plants for Life from Universidade Nova de Lisboa will be able to address key biological questions related to: 

  • plant growth and development, 
  • plant responses to environmental stress 
  • the improvement of crop varieties and plant products.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Plant Cell and Developmental Biology
  • Plant Metabolic Regulation
  • Eco-Physiology and Plant Interactions
  • Modern Strategies in Crop Breeding
  • Plant Biotechnology for Sustainability and Global Economy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadlines:

  • Phase 1: August 14
  • Phase 2: October 31

Language

English

Credits

210 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Holding a Masters degree or legal equivalent;
  • Holding a Bachelor’s degree with a relevant academic or scientific curriculum recognized by the Scientific Commission of the Doctoral Program and approved by the Scientific Council of ITQB NOVA, as attesting the capacity to carry out the Program  
  • Holding an academic, scientific or professional curriculum recognized by the Scientific Commission of the Doctoral Program and approved by the Scientific Council as attesting the capacity to carry out the Program. 
  • All candidates must be fluent in English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2750 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2750 EUR per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Lisbon

630 - 1123 EUR /month
Living costs

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Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarship Programme
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Aga Khan Foundation
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Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
30 Mar 2024
Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarship Programme
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Aga Khan Foundation
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Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
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ACES Education Fund
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Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
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1600 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Mozida African Master Scholarship
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Mozida Foundation
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90000 AUD
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World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
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The Ramsay Centre
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3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
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Anonymous Hope Fund
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12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
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1500 USD
Deadline
15 May 2024
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1500 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
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1000 USD
Deadline
29 Feb 2024
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1000 USD
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
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3000 USD
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3000 USD
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Anonymous Hope Fund
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500 USD
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30 Apr 2024
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