Bachelor On Campus Online

Political Science and International Relations

University Fernando Pessoa

36 months
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This Political Science and International Relations programme at the University Fernando Pessoa provides solid and comprehensive knowledge in Political Science and International Relations and several related areas of study, providing the student with the intellectual means to confidently pursue his/her studies at a higher level.


We offer a bachelor degree in Political Science and International Relations at the University Fernando Pessoa. One can expect to get in-depth critical analysis of the world’s political, economic, social and cultural features, combining theoretical study with the debate of practical cases.

Successful completion of all courses integrating the study plan of the 1st cycle (180 ECTS) confers the undergraduate degree and allows access to the 2nd cycle of studies (120 ECTS), which confers the master’s degree.


At the end of the course of study the graduate will be able to:

  • understand the fundamental concepts of Political Science and International Relations;
  • understand the great shifts in International Relations in the Contemporary age;
  • perform a professional activity in the fields of Politics, International Relations, civil service and mass media;
  • analyse, interpret and debate the major events in Politics and International Relations.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Introduction to Law and Political Science
  • Theory and History of International Relations
  • Communication Grammar
  • Social and Cultural Anthropology
  • Macroeconomics
  • Ethics and Political Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

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180 ECTS


On Campus, Online

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

  • Non EU passport | Students already living in Portugal: Residence Permit issued by the Portuguese Foreigners Services;
  • Copy of a fiscal identification document (tax number) (for receipt purposes);
  • Proof of correspondence of foreign secondary education level: obtained in any secondary education school in Portugal
  • Authenticated copy of the Transcript of Records of the secondary education with the school-leaving exams that are equivalent to the Portuguese admission exams (see Notes 11.3 and 11.4)
  • Proof of proficiency of the language the course is taught in (Portuguese and in some cases: Portuguese+English)

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Porto

556 - 865 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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