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Academic degree:
  • Master's degree
4 curricular semesters
Gualtar Campus, Braga (UM)
Main Scientific area:
  • Law


    School of Law
    Campus de Gualtar
    4710-057 Braga

    Tel: 253 601800 Fax: 253 601809

Access to higher education

This Master degree provides basic training to carry out a course of 3rd cycle (PhD) in the same scientific area, or other areas






Access forms

The access to this Cycle of Study can be done at the Students Portal of the University of Minho

This information does not replace consultation of Regulation Cycle Studies Conducive to Obtaining a Master Degree from the University of Minho and other documents.

Formal requirements

Can apply for access to the cycle of studies leading to the master/specialist degree:
a) Holders of a bachelor's degree in Law or legal equivalent;
b) Holders of a bachelor's degree not referred to in point a) provided that their curriculum vitae and experience demonstrate an adequate basic preparation in the terms and conditions defined by the Scientific Council;
c) Holders of a foreign higher academic degree conferred following a study cycle organized in accordance with the principles of the Bologna process by a State adhering to this Process;
d) Holders of a foreign higher academic degree that is recognized as satisfying the objectives of the bachelor's degree by the scientific body competent in the establishment of the higher education where they want to be admitted;
e) Holders of a school, scientific or professional curriculum that is recognized as attesting capacity to carry out this cycle of studies by the scientific body with statutory competence in the higher education institution where they wish to be admitted.

Aditional Information

Study Plan

Regime Curricular Unit Scientific Area ECTS
Year 1 60
S1 Civil Procedural Law DPri 7.5
S1 Direito Processual Penal DP 7.5
S1 Jurisdiction Theory and Justice Communication CJG 7.5
S1 Process General Theory DP 7.5
S2 Research Methodology in Law CJG 6
S2 Opção
Entre as uc de Opção (Opção I a IV e Opção Practicum em Direito Judiciário) o estudante terá que realizar obrigatoriamente 24 ECTS
Administrative Procedure Law DP 6
Child And Juvenile Law DPri 6
Constitutional and International Procedural Law DP 6
European Union Litigation DP 6
Extrajudicial Resolution Means of Conflicts CJG 6
General Theory Of Proof CJG 6
Judicial Protection Of Creditors' Rights DPri 6
Labour Procedural Law DPri 6
Law Of Infractions DP 6
Practicum in Judiciary Law CJG 12
Tax Litigation DP 6
Year 2 60
A Masters Dissertation DP; DPri; CJG 60


A3ES Accreditation status:
Resolution publication date:
A3ES submited report:
Registry number at Ministry:
R/A-Ef 2476/2011/AL01
Registry Date:
Accreditation validity: