Bachelor Psychology




DegreeBachelor Semesters6 Credits180
  • Admission Conditions

    Admission Conditions

    Podem candidatar-se a este ciclo de estudos os que apresentem candidatura através do concurso institucional de acesso e tenham aprovação a uma das seguintes provas:

    • 06 Filosofia
    • 09 Geografia
    • 17 Matemática Aplicada às Ciências Sociais
    • 18 Português

    National access competition/tender: Having completed the 12th grade; A grade higher than 95 points (range 0-200), in the following entrance exams: 06 Philosophy 09 Geography 17 Mathematics Applied to Social Sciences 18 Portuguese Entry competition/tender: Course changes; Transfers; Returns. In accordance with Decree 401/2007, of April 5. Special competition/tender for those over the age of 23: On completing 23 years of age by the 31st of December of the preceding year Those not entitled access to higher education (if they have undertaken and been approved in the entrance test for the college they want to enter, they are entitled to the referred access). Special competition/tender for higher education graduates and Diplomas in Specialized Technology: (In accordance with Decree-Law No. 393-B/99, of 2 October; In accordance with Ordinance No. 854-A/99, of 4 October; In accordance with Decree-Law No. 88/2006, of May 23).
  • Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired

    Knowledge, abilities and skills to be acquired

    Basic eduication in psychology will provide the student with cognitive, relational and instrumental skills that will enable access to the 2nd cycle of studies, which is supposed to be of specialization.
  • Objectives


    A degree in Psychology totals 180 ECTS, spread over six semesters. The 1st cycle of studies in Psychology aims to provide students with a generalist education, enabling the realization of a 2nd cycle of studies leading to the professionalization of the field. Assuming that any specialization in psychology, presupposes a solid basic training, the 1st cycle degree aims to provide basic but fundamental skills in the field, to ensure and promote a consciousness of the technical profile of the profession.
  • Career Opportunities

    Career Opportunities

    The contexts in which the intervention of professional practice of psychology is justified and becomes indispensable vary greatly: health facilities and rehabilitation services, educational institutions and training of various levels, labor organizations, communities and municipal organizations, courts and care institutions and legal protection to minors; prison institutions and social reintegration support institutions and host for the elderly; units and support services to the victim services and the occupation of leisure tourism, marketing and advertising, human resources management ; services and urban planning projects. The professional activities that may have access Psychologists also include teaching and research.
  • Future Studies

    Future Studies

    Students should pursue studies of 2nd Cycle / Masters in a specialized area of their choice. The FP/ULP offers its students the possibility of post-graduate studies in Clinical Psychology and Health, Forensic Psychology and Educational Psychology.
  • Observations


    For information on professional regulation go to
Porto | Fac.Psicologia, Educação e Desporto

Current Application Dates

Check below the application phases currently open for this course.
You may also check all the other phases here.


Other fees may be applied in accordance with the regulations in force.
    • Application Fees
      Admission for Undergraduates 187€
      Holders of University Degree 187€
      Readmission 100€
      Over 23 years 187€
      International student 350€
      Change Course 100€
      International Student with ENEM 350€
    • Registration Fees
      Registration 286€
      Student Insurance 45€
      Enrollment 325€
    • Tuition
      Average monthly value for 30 ECTS semestral curricular units 385.2€
      Per ECTS 12.84€

Course Direction

Célia Ferreira


Gisela Ribeiro

  • Telephone extension

Agência de Avaliação e Acreditação do Ensino Superior

Acreditation state
Acreditado - Deliberation
Registry number: R/A-Ef 3056/2011

Graduation Requirements

Have completed a total of 180 ECTS.
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