Doctorate in Urban Planning


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Confered Degree | Duration | ECTS

Doctorate | 6 Semesters | 180 ECTS

Programme Director

Prof.ª Doutora Filipa Antunes

Entrance Conditions

The following may apply for the Doctoral Programme:

  • People who hold a master’s degree or legal equivalent degree
  • People who hold a B.A., people who have an especially relevant school or scientific curriculum that is acknowledged as certifying capacity to obtain this study cycle by the Doctoral Programme’s Scientific Committee
  • People who have a school, scientific and professional curriculum that is acknowledged as certifying capacity to obtain this study cycle by the Doctoral Programme¿s Scientific Committee

Programme requirements

Have completed a total of 180 ECTS

Scientific Areas

Architecture and Urban Planning; Behavioural sciences

Study Plan

1st Year Semester ECTS
Applied Urbanism and Urban Design Yearly 14
Built Environment, Equipment and Transportation Yearly 12
Natural Environment and Urban Landscape Yearly 12
Research Methodologies in Urban Planning Yearly 8
Society, Administration and Territory Governance Yearly 14
2nd Year Semester ECTS
Research Seminar in Urban Planning Yearly 15
Thesis (2nd year) Yearly 45
3rd Year Semester ECTS
Thesis (3rd year) Yearly 60

Teaching staff

Teachers, Academic Degree and Dedication time

Lecturer Academic Degrees Dedication time
Carlos Alberto Smaniotto Da Costa Doctorate Full-Time
Catarina Isabel Santos Patrício Leitão Doctorate Part-Time
Fernando Manuel Monteiro Figueira Doctorate Full-Time
Filipa Alexandra Gomes Da Silva Oliveira Antunes Doctorate Full-Time
Inês Maria Andrade Marques Doctorate Part-Time
Isabel Maria Da Silva Marcos Doctorate Part-Time
Joana Fazenda Mendes Mourão Doctorate Part-Time
José Diogo Da Silva Mateus Doctorate Full-Time
Manuel Serafim Fontes Santos Pinto Doctorate Full-Time
Mário Caneva De Magalhães Moutinho Doctorate Full-Time
Rui Filipe Arango Florentino Doctorate Part-Time
Sofia Margarida Fernandes Franco Doctorate Full-Time