University of Minho

24 months
1250 EUR/year
1250 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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History at University of Minho is the study of the past as it is described in written documents.Events occurring before written record are considered prehistory. It is an umbrella term that relates to past events as well as the memory, discovery, collection, organization, presentation, and interpretation of information about these events. Scholars who write about history are called historians.


The History students at University of Minho who finish the first year of the course having a positive evaluation in all the curricular units, shall be awarded, if required, a "Certificate of Advanced Studies in History". 

Learning outcomes

The second year offers the possibility of elaborating either a dissertation, a project or an internship report, conferring a masters degre, to which a special mention can be added, according to the following possibilities: Middle Ages, Early Modern Period, Modern Period History of Discoveries and Portugueses Expansion, Art History, Historical Demography and Theory and Methods.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • History of Africa
  • History of Islam
  • History and Theory
  • History Themes

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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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