Joao Rodrigues

M.Sc. Nanochemistry and Nanomaterials - 2nd Call open until May 13

Blog Post created by Joao Rodrigues on Apr 7, 2016

The University of Madeira | Funchal, Portugal


Aims to provide a Master level of education in Nanomaterials and Nanochemistry, contributing to the assertion of the University of Madeira (UMa) and Centro de Química da Madeira (National Research Centre) in this field and also to the collective effort that is being done in Portugal and in Europe to develop the field of nanotechnology.



  • Holders of a degree, or legal equivalent, in the field or related fields of study;
  • Holders of a foreign higher education academic degree conferred following the 1st Cycle of studies, organised according to the principles of the Bologna Process by a State that has adhered to this Process;
  • Holders of a foreign higher education academic degree that is recognised as meeting the objectives of a degree in the field or related areas, by the Scientific Council of the Master’s degree;
  • Are also eligible the candidates who present a relevant scientific and professional curriculum vitae to attend this cycle of studies and recognised as such by the Scientific Council of the Master.


Required documents (in PDF format)

  1. Motivation letter in English;
  2. Copy of the Identity Card | Citizen Card | Passport;
  3. Copy of the Taxpayer Identification Number (only for Portuguese citizens who do not present the citizen card);
  4. Full curriculum vitae preferably in the Europass format;
  5. Copy of the diploma and transcripts of completed courses and grades (when applicable it should be sent copies of the originals and authenticated translations of the documents into English);
  6. Other documents that the candidate deems useful to demonstrate their qualifications and curriculum;
  7. Two signed letters of recommendation;





a. Applications: 14 March-13 May 2016

b. Interviews (if any): 19-20 May 2016

c. Display of the provisional placement lists: until 24 May 2016

d. Deadline for complaints: 24-26 May 2016

e. Display of the final placement lists already homologated: 27 May 2016

f. Enrollment and registration (only via InfoAlunos): 30 May-06 June 2016

g. Beginning of classes (expected date): 19 of September, 2016

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Contact: João Rodrigues (Master Director),