University Fernando Pessoa
PhD in Ecology and Environmental Health

3rd Cycle (Doctorate)/3 years (1 year: curricular plan; 2 years: thesis preparation)/180 ECTS

Prof. Nelson Barros

The Doctoral Programme is related to the course’s teaching staff’s national and international research projects that have resulted in a considerable number of scientific articles.

Admission conditions
Applicants must have sufficient education in the Sciences or Engineering areas, as well as a master degree in one of the following areas: Environment; Biology; Health Sciences or Chemistry.

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Study plan

1st year, 1st Semester
Environment and Human Health
Ecology and Toxicology
Epidemiology and Public Health
Scientific Research Methods
Statistical Methods and Experimental Planning
Research Seminars in Environmental Health

1st year, 2nd Semester
Proposal of the thesis plan
Writing of the Thesis

2nd and 3rd years
Writing of the Thesis

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Research Unit FP – ENAS (Fernando Pessoa Energy, Environment and Health Research Unit)