36 months
2325 EUR/year
2325 EUR/year
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The Doctoral Program in Accounting at Universidade de Aveiro aims to provide the development of research in the field of Accounting, ensuring a high quality environment of teaching and research, contributing to the training of highly qualified human resources in the area of Accounting.

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The Doctoral Program in Accounting at Universidade de Aveiro  aims to:

  • provide skills development in order students can design and conduct high quality scientific research, as well as the capabilities to communicate before the scientific and technical community and the society;
  • continue the very positive experience of the Ph.D. in Accounting functioning in the University of Aveiro until 2015, together with the University of Minho;
  • build bridges with other fields of knowledge expanding in the UA, namely Tourism, Health and Energy;
  • create a network integrating other institutions of higher education.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Accounting Theory
  • Research Methodology in Business Sciences
  • Accounting and Financial Report
  • Advanced Taxation Studies
  • New Tendencies in Auditing
  • Quantitative Methods in Business Sciences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


English, Portuguese


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

Applicants for enrolment will be selected by the Scientific Council of the University of Aveiro in accordance with the proposal made by the Director of the Study Cycle, taking intoaccount the following parameters:

  • Academic curriculum;
  • Scientific curriculum and /or Professional curriculum.
  • An interview and / or a written test may be required as complementary criteria.
Sub-criteria and their respective weighting are given in a specific minute approved by the jury for this application, available on the opening notices page of the study programme. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2325 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2325 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • National

    2325 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2325 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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