Criminal Sciences

University of Minho

L.L.B. On Campus
36 months
4500 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Criminal Sciences programme of the School of Law of the University of Minho commenced in the 2016/2017academic year, corresponding to a long awaited aspiration of our School.


The Criminal Sciences course at University of Minho quickly asserted itself on the national and international scene, responding to a very strong demand that has been felt in this scientific domain, subject to profound transformations and developments in the last decade.

Key Features 

  • This three-year degree provides students with a solid background in Criminology and Criminal Justice, based on the combination of efforts between the School of Law, the School of Psychology and the Institute of Social Sciences, which ensures the transdisciplinarity that characterizes this field and offer students a global understanding of the criminal problem.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Criminal Justice Policies
  • Methodology of Scientific Work
  • Prision and Correctional Models
  • Proof, Truth and Justice
  • Applied Criminal Procedure Law
  • Economic Criminal Law
  • Special Criminal Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 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

  • 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

    4500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4500 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.


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