Academic Calendar 2020 /2021


  • 1st Semester
      28th September 2020 to 20th February 2021
  • 2nd Semester
      22nd February to 17th July 2021


  • 1st Semester
       25th January to 20th February 2021
  • 2nd Semester
      21st June to 17th July 20201
  • Special Period
      19th to 31st July 2021

Applicants Registration
Until 31st May for 1st Semester and all year
Until 31st October for 2nd Semester

GMCI - Central Services

Elsa Coelho
Sonia Simas

Open Hours

Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 14:30 to 16:30

Portuguese Language Courses

The IPVC offers:

  • Portuguese Intensive Courses
  • Portuguese Language and Culture

Portuguese Intensive Courses

The GMCI of IPVC promotes a Portuguese intensive course for students for 5 days, 15 hours, taught during the week before the start of classes in 1st and 2nd semester. Students should demonstrate their interest by sending an email to making reference to the course and indicating their interest in the form for inscription online. At the end, the students who attend the entire course will be delivered a declaration of frequency with reference to ‘European language knowledge level - "European language levels - Self Assessment Grid".

Portuguese Language and Culture

The GMCI of IPVC promotes with their schools a curriculum unit called the ‘Portuguese language and culture’ to foreign students, taught during the 1st and 2nd semesters. Students must make reference to it, when filling the 'Learning Agreement'. This unit course gives 6 ECTS credits to those who successfully complete it.


We inform incoming mobility participants that insurance must be guarantee by student or his/her home university.

 Updated 16.07.2020