The master's degree aims to provide continuity to the degree in Basic Education, since professionalization in these areas is only possible with the completion of the 2nd cycle of studies.


  • Enable the professional future for teaching in the field of pre-school education
  • Ensure the continuity of training in basic education, given in the scope of the 1st cycle of studies, in the light of the Bologna process, in the sense of a greater differentiation and specificity of future professionals who will intervene in pre-school education, taking into account the particularities and needs of the youngest students
  • Provide the construction of knowledge and the acquisition of educational skills, comprehensive and multifaceted, that support the educational intervention with children, particularly in the period until the beginning of their insertion in compulsory education
  • Contribute to improving the quality standards in the training of professionals who ensure educational functions for children of pre-school age, taking into account the professional performance profiles recommended for this intervention

Tuition and Fees 2023/2024

National Students: 697 Euros

International Students*: 2000 Euros

Application Fee: 50 Euros

Registration Fee and School Insurance: 175 Euros

Note: The  tuition of this course can be paid in 10 installments, being the first at the time of registration and the remaining in the months of October, November, December, January, February, March, April, May and June.

* in accordance with Decree-Law No. 36/2014, changed by Decree-Law No.62/2018, of 6th August, international students are nationals of a country which is not a Member State of the European Union and are not a legally resident in Portugal for more than 2 uninterrupted years by 1st of January of the enrolment year

The applications for Master's courses are made through the Application Portal, available in the "Admissions" tab