The following may apply for higher education:
In the case of international students, a special tender for access to higher education was created with the approval of the International Student Statute, through Decree-Law nº. 36/2014, of March 10th, amended by Decree-Law nº. 113/2014, of July 16th, and they must enter exclusively through this process.
In the general regime, students who meet the following conditions can apply to a certain course and institution:
How to find out more about courses and institutions available in Portugal?
To access information about higher education courses and institutions in Portugal, click here.
How are the transfers or changes of courses made to a Portuguese higher education institution?
To change course or transfer, students must have been enrolled in a foreign higher education institution in a course defined as higher by the legislation of the country in question, whether they have completed it or not. To do this, they need to go to the academic services of the institution they want to attend in order to complete the application and obtain information about the respective tender. For more information, access the General Examination Guide of the Directorate-General for Higher Education (DGES).
Source: Directorate-General for Higher Education (DGES) and High Commission for Migration (ACM).