2023 Edition: Results Here 

COURSE STRUCTURE

To ensure effective integration of international students in their integrated degrees and masters, UTAD offers the Portuguese Language Preparatory Course, formatted in four modules:

Level A1

Level A2

Level B1

Level B2

DEADLINES

Applications: From May 15, 2022 (at 12h – noon) to June 30, 2022 (at 12h – noon)

Results: July 15, 2022 (admitted and excluded candidates)

Registration/Enrollment: Until January 6, 2023

Course start: January 10, 2023

End of Course: June 30, 2023

PRICES

Application fee: 250 euros

Annual fee: 2,500 euros

Payment must be made by bank transfer (*) and the student’s name and the name of the holder(s) of the bank account used for the payment must be included in the proof. Without such information, it will not be possible to locate the payment and therefore the application process will not be completed.

The registration fee (250 euros) is non-refundable under any circumstances.

The annual fee (2,500 euros) is non-refundable, but the amount paid can be used for other editions of the Preparatory Course.

(*) PAYMENT DATA:

– SWIFT/BIC CODE: BESCPTPL

– IBAN: PT50000706950009609000012

– BANK FULL NAME: NOVO BANCO S.A.

– CREDIT TO: UNIVERSITY OF TRAS-OS-MONTES AND ALTO DOURO

– EDRESS: AVENIDA DA LIBERDADE, 195 – 1250 LISBON PORTUGAL

In some countries, it is common for a declaration to be required to carry out the bank transfer to pay the application fee or annuity. If this is your case, download the document (TEMPLATE), fill in your personal data and send it by email (international@utad.pt) to be signed, stamped and sent back to your email.

Please be aware that financial transactions between countries can take a few days (sometimes weeks). Therefore, the location and proof of payment of the application may take a few days.

HOW TO APPLY

To register for the Portuguese Language Preparatory Course, the candidate must submit the Application Form with ALL the required documents, observing the application period (05/15/2022 to 06/30/2022).

Before starting your application, please have with you ALL the documents requested to be attached, including proof of payment of the application fee.

NECESSARY DOCUMENTS

a) Copy of Passport;
Make sure the passport is properly signed. If it is not signed by you, we advise you to request a new passport before applying. In Portugal, the signed passport is a condition for other documents that will be needed here.

b) Academic qualifications with which you are applying, including a certificate of completion of secondary education (or equivalent) from your country of origin, history of subjects and exams taken (in the case of candidates from countries with non-romanized alphabets, they must present the translation into English, French, Spanish or Portuguese);

c) Document proving the level of proficiency in English, French or Spanish, preferably with an indication of the level certificate. Alternatively, they can send a declaration of honour (TEMPLATE) attesting to that language proficiency, subject to subsequent validation;

d) Letter of motivation (in English, French, Spanish or Portuguese) for attending the Portuguese Language Preparatory Course (CPLP), indicating the degree in which you intend to enter the following academic year (indicating up to 3 courses in order of preference), as well as subsistence conditions in Portugal;

e) Two letters of recommendation;

f) Proof of payment of the application fee/process instruction;

g) Other documents that the candidates consider relevant for the evaluation of the application.

 

LIST OF COURSES OFFERED:

For a better description of each course, visit:

https://www.utad.pt/estudar/inicio/licenciaturas-mestrados-integrados/