Doctorate On Campus

Political Science

Universidade de Aveiro

36 months
2000 EUR/year
2000 EUR/year
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This innovative Political Science program from Universidade de Aveiro aims, generally, to provide high quality advanced training in Political Science, and generate valuable contributions to research in this area.

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In this Political Science program from Universidade de Aveiro , the course objectives are:

  • To offer and develop advanced methodological skills, both in theoretical and conceptual research and in empirical research.
  • To familiarize the students with the most advanced state of the art in research in the areas of Political Science this course articulates.
  • To deepen and develop the critical reflection of the great sources of political thought, and their application to the current social and political questions.
  • To promote internal interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary work, accessing different methodologies and knowledge of different areas in Political Science.

Professional outcomes

The students will have two dominant employment profiles. First, research and academic careers, with graduates expected to integrate research and teaching activities nationally and internationally. Second, positions in think tanks, NGOs, consultancy and high level public administration, where there is latent demand at regional and national levels.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


Partially taught in English, Partially taught in Portuguese, Partially taught in Spanish


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Master level degree, or legal equivalent.
  • Foreign higher education degree awarded on completion of a 2nd cycle study programme organised in accordance with themprinciples of the Bologna Process by a State adhering to thisnprocess

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2000 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • National

    2000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2000 EUR per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Aveiro

500 - 900 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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