Instituto Universitário (IUEM)

Biomedical Sciences

Duration (Years)
Investment (euros)
*monthly (12 months)
Study cycle that differentiates national and international offerings, within the scope of biomedical sciences, with a strong pre-clinical component, both in the field of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, which allows students to access fundamental kn...

Why you should apply

Modern Facilities
Carreer paths
Modular Teaching


Get on board

  • Introduction to Animal Life
  • From molecule to cell
  • From cell to tissue
  • From Genome to Population
  • Biophysics
  • Fundamentals of Immunology
  • From tissue to organism
  • Morphology and Function I
  • Biostatistics and Health Research Methodologies
  • Optional I: History of Medicine / Introduction to Dentistry

How to start

What you need to apply

For students coming from a non-Portuguese High School (EU):

  • Have completed, or have completed in the current academic year, a course of high school education;
  • Have taken in the two previous years or be taking in the year in which you apply for, the entrance exams — national examinations of secondary education (homologous to the portuguese national exams) — fixed for the course to which you intend to apply. These candidates will have to request the equivalence of their foreign secondary education at a public portuguese high school or at DGE Portugal - General-Directorate of Education. Afterwards, while applying to Egas Moniz, candidates have to request the replacement of the portuguese entrance examination through article 20-A.

For non-EU students:

  • Non-holders of any EU citizenship (in accordance with Article 2 of the Regulation);
  • Be the holder of a high school qualification or equivalent (through Equivalence of Foreign Qualifications at DGE);
  • Have taken national final exams of foreign secondary education that are considered homologous to the entrance exams set for the chosen program. - In the absence of said exams, the candidate will have to take an aptitude test at the institution.

Application Regime

For EU students: (IUEM / ESSEM) | Institutional Contest

Application Deadlines

For EU students: July 19th

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