Portugal | International Credentials Equivalencies

Minimum GPA
B Plus GPA
Instruction Languages
Bachelors Equiv.
Licenciado/Licenciatura requiring a minimum of 4 years study
Masters Equiv.
Mestre/Mestrado, Masters, Doutor, Posgraduacao
Grad Sample
Mestre, Mestrado
First Degree Sample
Licenciado, Licenciatura,
Grading System

20 A+ muito bom con distincao e honor (very good with
distinction & honours)
18-19 A muito bom con distincao (very good with distinction)
16-17 B+ bom con distincao (good with distinction)
14-15 B bom (good)
10 (minimum pass mark)

Recognized Universities

Catholic Univeristy of Portugal/Universidade Catolica Portuguesa
New University of Lisbon/Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Technical University of Lisbon/Universidade Tecnica de Lisboa
University of Coimbra/Universidade de Coimbra
University of Lisbon/Universidade de Lisboa
University of Porto/Universidade do Porto
Univeristy of Aveiro/Universidade de Aveiro
Univeristy of the Azores/Universidade dos Acores
University of the Algarve/Universidade do Algarve
University of Beira Interior/Universidade da Beira Interior
Univeristy of Evora/Universidade de Evora
University of Madeira/Universidade da Madeira
University of Minho/Universidade do Minho
University of Tras-Os-Montes e Alto Douro/Universidade de Tras-Os-Monetes e
Alto Douro

Notes for Portugal

Some institutions are planning to offer new Bachelor`s and/or Master`s degrees. Please consult with your Student Services Officer on how to assess these new degrees.

Last modified: June 13, 2019