University of Minho

24 months
1250 EUR/year
1250 EUR/year
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The Master Degree in Archaeology at the University of Minho represents a learning process in this field, emerged from the need to structure additional training given to the graduation who has an essentially generalist vocation. 


The Archaeology course at University of Minho aims to achieve the following objectives:

  • In depth knowledge and skills of understanding, regarding to the training received in the graduation within the archeology and related fields, in order to enable trainees to exercise research tasks, planning and management of archaeological activity.
  • Promoting new skills to apply and understanding knowledge, to solve problems, to deal with complex issues, to make judgments on critical matters to ethical and social implications, and to communicate complex information in different formats and for different audiences.
  • To develop professional skills that enable students to the full exercise of archaeological activity and to practice autonomously and responsibly the job of an archaeologist.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Archaeological Heritage Law 
  • Geographical Information Systems 
  • Research Methodologies and Project in Archaeology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


Partially taught in English, Partially taught in Portuguese


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

The following documents must be uploaded to the application (please consider that they must have good quality):

  • Learning Agreement for Studies/ for Traineeships, which needs to be signed, dated and stamped by the student and home institution
  • Copy of ID card/Passport
  • Home Transcript of Records
  • Photo

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1250 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1250 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.


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