36 months
2750 EUR/year
2750 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Chemistry programme offered by the Universidade de Aveiro will help you have a systematic and elevated understanding of the chemical sciences and a solid grasp of the working and research methods associated with their research topic;

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The Doctoral Program in Chemistry from Universidade de Aveiro  aims to train doctorates who:

  • Have the capacity for critical analysis and evaluation in new and complex situations;
  • Have the ability to define strategies, develop and apply methodologies for solving new problems;
  • Have the ability to design, implement and develop a relevant research project in chemical sciences with rigor and integrity;
  • Have a relevant contribution to widen the frontiers of knowledge in chemical sciences, worthy of publication in international journals;
  • Be able to effectively communicate ideas about their field of expertise with their peers, with the academic community and with society in general;
  • Have developed skills suitable for professional practice as senior chemists in the chemical industry, public services, or in the academic career.
  • Be able to promote scientific and technological advances, in an academic and / or professional context, in a knowledge-based society.

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

    2750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2750 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • National

    2750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2750 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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