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.

For detailed information about procedures, conditions and fees: please check Admissions

Study plan

1st year, 1st Semester
Environment and Human Health
Statistical Methods and Experimental Planning
Dissertation Project I
Research Seminar I

1st year, 2nd Semester
Ecology and Human Health
Research Seminar II
Dissertation Project II

2nd and 3rd years
Thesis preparation

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