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Learning Opportunity: Tourism - Universidade de Évora, Escola de Ciências Sociais

Tourism - Universidade de Évora, Escola de Ciências Sociais

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The University of Évora is a public institution of higher education whose origins date back to 1559. After being closed in the 18th century, the university reopens in 1979. At the present time, it is organized in departments which are grouped in schools related to specific scientific domains, such as:

  • Arts;
  • Social Sciences;
  • Technology Sciences;
  • Health.
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6 semesters, 3 years

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Have successfully completed secondary school or have an equivalent qualification

Have completed one of the following university entrance exams (central exams prepared by the Ministry of Education and Science): Geography; or History; or Portuguese Language

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Applications are done through the national admission contest (concurso nacional de acesso) organized by the Directorate General of Higher Education (DGES), or through special higher education contests. For more information please check DGES website (in Portuguese).


The Social Services award scholarships to students who are financially challenged. Fresher students should apply for scholarships within 30 days after the first day of registration. For the remaining students, the application deadline is annually set by the Academic Services. For more information. Besides the university services, students may also contact other institutions which award scholarships such as several government services and some foundations (e.g. Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, Eugenio de Almeida Foundation, among others). For more information


1037,20 €/academic year


180 ECTS

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Universidade de Évora
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Qualification Awarded:
Bachelor in Tourism

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Universidade de Évora

Escola de Ciências Sociais

Colégio do Espírito Santo

Largo dos Colegiais, 2

Apartado 94

7002-554 Évora - Portugal

Tel.: +351 266 740 800

E-Mail: geral@ecs.uevora.pt

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The university’s Social Services provide 528 beds in 7 halls of residence  all over the city within easy and fast access to the university buildings. At present, the farthest residence is about 30 minutes away on foot. Request for accommodation in halls of residence should be submitted to the Social Services.

The University of Évora provides general medical care and medical exams and assistance in sports activities. For more information contact the International Relations and Mobility Office; AccommodationCost-of-livingSports-facilities.