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Masters Applications 

 Applications for Masters Degrees can only be submitted online via the ISEG site
The application fee is 50 Euros per degree.


  Academic Calendar 2021/2022  (subject to confirmation)  


Applications Calendar 2021/2022





Registration/ Payment of  basic tuition fees

1 st Phase 

23 November to 28 February
up until 12 March
10 consecutive days after approval of the application

2 nd Phase

1 March to 30 April
up until 13 May

3 rd Phase

1 May to 13 June
 up until 24 June

 * Applications that have been neither accepted or rejected can be carried over to the next phase, depending on the number of available places stipulated by the respective Coordinator for each phase, and whether the required conditions have been met. 



International Applications:

Applications by international student (outside Europe) are not recommended during the 3 rd Phase, on account of the time it takes to issue visas.
Should you be granted your visa after the start of the Academic Year, the 1 st  year tuition fees must be paid in full. If you cancel the registration it will be applied the article 10, of the Master Fees Regulation.
 All original international diplomas must be handed in with the bachelor degree average final grade to this Office once you arrive and until the deadline of 15/10/2021. 


Documentation to be presented on application:

  • Identity document (Citizens Card/Passport);

  • Undergraduate degree conclusion certificate with final average grade;  *

  • Grade transcript with full list course list and grades

  • English or Portuguese** language proficiency certificate (minimum level: B2 1

    TOEFL 70, IELTS 6.5 ) for candidates for English or Portuguese degrees (except for candidates from Portugal, those from the Portuguese-speaking countries, and Brazilians).  ***

  • Motivation letter;****

  • Curriculum Vitae;

  • Photograph.


1 Common European Framework of Reference for Languages - Self-assessment grid


If you have not yet completed your Undergraduate degree, then this field can be left blank, however you should complete the "Education" field with information about at which university you are currently studying, as well as the title of the degree, your average grade and the date that you plan to conclude your degree.
        ** International students, candidates for the master's degree in Development and International Cooperation, whose first language is not the Portuguese language must submit an Advanced Diploma of Portuguese as a Foreign Language (DAPLE), under the responsibility of the Portuguese Foreign Language Assessment and Certification Center (CAPLE), with the minimum rating of "BOM" (70-84%)
           ***  A non-obligatory document, based on the understanding that it is the candidate's responsibility to have a minimum knowledge of the language that is used to teach the degree that they have been admitted to study. (minimum level B2)
****  Applicants must write a letter of interest (maximum one page) explaining why they wish to apply to the ISEG- Lisbon School of Economics and Management degree, what their particular interests are in the field, and what their hopes and expectations are regarding their studies. The letter should explain the applicant's personal strengths, areas of interest, and motivation for advanced studies.


Important note: 

  • Final Year Undergraduate degree students must concluded their degree without fail by the end of September (of the Academic Year of application). If accepted to study for a Masters, then you have until 15th of October to send your degree conclusion certificate with your average final grade, or else your registration will be annulled. 

  • Confirmation of enrolment will be subject to presentation of Official Certificates and Documentation within the first month of classes.


Validation of your application:

The following has to be undertaken in order for your application to be validated and to then be sent for analysis by the Masters Coordination team:
  • Pay the application fee (50 Euros for each Masters)

  • Correctly submit all the aforementioned documentation.

For further information, on the   ISEG site you can also consult the relevant brochures and important deadlines and timetables, as well as objectives, Masters rules and regulations and tuition fees, the University calendar and other important information.


Selection Criteria for Applicants:

In accordance with no. 3 of Article No. 1 of our Rules and Regulations regarding the selection of applicants: "It is the Scientific and Pedagogical Committee of each Masters degree (as defined in Article 9) which approves the admission of candidates for the established vacancies, taking into account their curriculum, namely with regards to a) the required access qualifications, and their grades, as well as any interviews or special exams. b) all proposals for admission of candidates for each Masters is subject to the approval of the Chairman of the Scientific Board."



1. For all the students, the basic tuition fees (700.00€ from EU and 1400€* outside Europe) are paid  on registration (deducted in the 1st year tution fee).
2. The act of registration obliges the payment of the basic tuition fees by the stipulated deadline.
3. Cancellation of registration does not cancel the obligation to make the above-mentioned payment,  unless the cancellation is communicated before the payment deadline.