Application and Course Selection

All students nominated by partner universities must go through the following application procedures: 

  • Submit the Incoming Students Application Form (link sent by e-mail)
    • Deadline:
      • Fall Semester: May 1 - May 31
      • Spring Semester: November 1 - November 30  
  • Online Course Registration (instructions sent by e-mail)

Course Selection Information

In order to elaborate your study plan, we kindly ask you to:
 
  • Consult the List of Courses (available in our website)
  • Choose the courses you intend to be enrolled in during your exchange semester taking into consideration:
 
Undergraduate
Master of Science
Teaching Language There is a wide range of English-language taught courses. A​ll Masters courses are English-language
Course content Please consult the syllabus of the courses Please consult the syllabus of the courses
Courses have limited vacancies Places will be attributed on a first-come-first-served basis Places will be attributed on a first-come-first-served basis
Workload allowed per semester Exchange Students and Free Movers: 30 ECTS is the normal semester workload for a CATÓLICA-LISBON Undergraduate student; exchange students, however, should follow their home university's guideline.

The Maximum workload per semester is 33 ECTS (27 ECTS + Portuguese Language course)
27 to 28 ECTS is the normal semester workload for a CATÓLICA-LISBON MSc student. Exchange students, however, should follow their home university's guidelines.

The Maximum workload per semester is 33 ECTS (28 ECTS + Portuguese Language Course), corresponding to a maximum of 8 courses per semester and an average of 4 courses per trimester.