Mobility

  • Mobility

    Portugal is an extraordinary country! Lisbon is a city filled with opportunities to acquire transversal competences that are crucial to the labour market! Lusófona University opens its doors to you for a mobility period, for studies or for traineeship!

    Here you can acquire: a command of foreign languages; the ability to work in multicultural environments; social agility; an understanding of others; self-knowledge – competences which only internationalization can help gain! Studying in Lisbon is the perfect way to enrich your curriculum while at the same time acquiring experiences, contacts and new work networks! Lusófona University has several programmes available for students, lecturers and non-teaching staff. They all provide excellent opportunities to conquer a brighter future! Welcome to Lusófona University!

    • Erasmus +

      The ERASMUS+ programme is the largest Education Mobility Programme in the world. Promoted by the European Union and managed in Portugal by the ERASMUS+ National Agency, its main goals are, in the words of its promoters:

      Who can participate and apply?
      • All the students from Partner Universities, nominated by their Sending Institution can participate in mobility to study at Lusófona University.
      • Students must handle the selection process with the services of their universities.
      • The Sending University handles the official nomination of the student and sends this information to Lusófona University by email ( mobilidade@ulusofona.pt)
      How can you apply?

      An official nomination does not mean that the student was accepted. All the candidates for the mobility programme at Lusófona University must wait for an email with information on the next steps. After they have received this email, they must complete the application procedures and await confirmation of acceptance. No nominations or applications will be accepted after the deadlines.

      When can you apply?
      • Nomination dates:
        Autumn/First Semester (September to February): until 30 April
        Spring/Second Semester (February to July): until 30 September
        NB: No nominations or applications will be accepted after the deadlines.
      • Dates for online enrolment:
        Autumn/First Semester (September to February): until 31 May
        Spring/Second Semester (February to July): until 31 October
      Necessary documents

      To submit your application, you must gather the required documents and take the following steps:

      • Submit the application on Mobilidade Net
      • Collect and upload the following documents:
        • Copy of the Identification Document or Passport;
        • Learning Agreement – Signed and stamped by the Sending Institution;
        • Academic Transcript;
        • Curriculum Vitae;
        • Portfolio (available online)
          Mandatory only for application for the following programmes: Film; Communication Design and Architecture.
      After the application has been accepted

      An official acceptance letter will be issued and sent by email both to the student and to the Sending Institution. After receiving the email with the acceptance letter, the student must submit all the documents listed below onto the Mobilidade Net platform.

      • English Language Certificate (B2) or Portuguese Language Certificate (B2) showing International Certification – TOEFL, ESOL, IELTS or OLS Exam;
      • Medical report filled out and stamped by the family doctor);
      • Copy of the health insurance policy of the Sending Institution or private insurance policy;
      • Copy of the student’s European Health Card;

      NB: All the required documents listed are mandatory and are part of the application and enrolment procedure.

    • Overseas Programme

      The Overseas Programme is a mobility programme between higher education institutions outside the European space. The Programme is based on bilateral cooperation and is settled and defined by means of a Cooperation Protocol.

      Who can participate and apply?

      All the students of Partner Universities selected and nominated in their Sending Institution can apply for study mobility at Lusófona University. The students must handle the nomination process with their university’s services. The sending Institution handles the official nomination of the students and send this information to Lusófona University by email (mobilidade@ulusofona.pt).

      How can you apply?

      An official nomination does not mean that the student was accepted. All the candidates for the mobility programme at Lusófona University must wait for an email with information on the next steps. After they have received this email, they must complete the application procedures and await confirmation of acceptance. No nominations or applications will be accepted after the deadlines.

      When can you apply?
      • Nomination dates:
        Autumn/First Semester (September to February): until 30 April
        Spring/Second Semester (February to July): until 30 September
        NB: No nominations or applications will be accepted after the deadlines.
      • Deadlines for online enrolment:
        Autumn/First Semester (September to February): until 31 May
        Spring/Second Semester (February to July): until 31 October
      To submit your application, you must gather all the required documents and take the following steps:
      • Submit your application on Mobilidade Net
      • Collect and upload the following documents:
        • Cópia do Documento de Identificação ou Passaporte;
        • Copy of the Identification Document or Passport;
        • Learning Agreement – Signed and stamped by the Sending Institution
        • Academic transcript; o Curriculum Vitae;
        • Portfolio (available online)
          Mandatory only for application for the following programmes: Film; Communication Design and Architecture;
      After the application has been accepted

      After receiving an email with the acceptance letter, the student must submit all the documents listed below onto Mobilidade Net platform.

      Documents required for enrolment:
      • English Language Certificate (B2) or Portuguese Language Certificate (B2) showing International Certification – TOEFL, ESOL, IELTS or OLS Exam (when not originating from a Portuguese-speaking country);
      • Medical Report (filled out and stamped by the family doctor);
      • Copy of the health insurance policy of the Sending Institution or private insurance policy;

      NB:All the required documents listed are mandatory and are part of the application procedure.

    • ISEP Programme

      The ISEP Programme enables students from partner Universities all over the world to carry out a mobility period at Lusófona University.

      Who can participate and apply?

      All the students duly enrolled in a degree-awarding study programme – 1st, 2nd and 3rd Cycle – can participate in the ISEP Programme.

      How can you apply?

      The ISEP Programme involves two applications:

      • Interested students must start by submitting their application at: ISEP
      • Once the applications have been accepted and nominated by the ISEP Programme, students will receive an email with information on the next steps, namely:
        1. Submitting the application on the Mobilidade Net platform;
        2. Collect and upload the following documents:
          • Copy of the Identification Document or Passport
          • Learning Agreement – Signed and stamped by the Sending Institution
          • Academic transcript
          • Curriculum Vitae;
          • Portfolio (available online)
            Mandatory only for application for the following programmes: Film; Communication Design and Architecture.
      Documents required for enrolment
      • English Language Certificate (B2) or Portuguese Language Certificate (B2) showing International Certification – TOEFL, ESOL, IELTS or OLS Exam (when not originating from a Portuguese-speaking country);
      • Medical Report (filled out and stamped by the family doctor);
      • Copy of the health insurance policy of the Sending Institution or private insurance policy

      All the required documents listed are mandatory and are part of the application procedure

      Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias ensures all the benefits specified by the ISEP Mobility Programme

  • Transversal competences are currently the main differentiator in accessing the labour market! And a mobility period in another country, whether for studies or for a traineeship, is the best way to acquire the: a command of foreign languages; the ability to work in multicultural environments; social agility; an understanding of others; self-knowledge – these are competences that only internationalization can help you gain.

    Studying abroad is the perfect way to enrich your curriculum while at the same time acquiring experiences, contacts and new work networks!

    • Erasmus +

      The ERASMUS+ programme is the largest Education Mobility Programme in the world, promoted by the European Union and managed in Portugal by the ERASMUS+ National Agency. Read more

      Who can participate and apply?
      • Higher Education students and trainees, duly enrolled in a degree-awarding programme, in any Study Cycle (Bachelor, Master and PhD) can participate in study or traineeship mobility.
      • Newly graduates can carry out a Traineeship Mobility period provided they do so in the 12 months immediately following the end of the study cycle they are enrolled in.
      How can you apply?

      To apply, you must collect the required documents and take the following steps:

      1. Research and appraise all existing partners. See the list of partners.
      2. Choose the most suitable Institution and place to achieve your objectives;
      3. Gather the following documents:
        • Motivation Letter;
        • Curriculum Vitae;
        • Citizen Card;
        • Document with NIB and IBAN;
        • Proof of bank account (name of first holder and address of the branch of the IBAN);
      4. Submit your application onto Mobilidade Net filling out all the data and attaching the documents required in (3);
      5. You will receive an email confirming that the application has been successful, with information on its status;
      6. Your application will be appraised by the International Coordinator of your School/Faculty;
      7. Should the application be approved, you will receive confirmation of acceptance and information on the next steps;
      8. Should the application not be accepted, you will receive notice of this in your inbox;

      Should you have any queries, you can send an email to: mobilidade @ulusofona.pt or ask the SUC Internacional. Contact your International Coordinator who can help you achieve your study goals.

      When can you apply?

      Applications must be submitted in specific periods for year mobility or semester mobility.

      For traineeships (curricular, extracurricular and professional), applications are open permanently. All students from the 1st year from every study cycle up to one year after the end of study cycle can participate.

      Application for the study mobility programme take place in several rounds throughout the year and are available for students:

      • 1st Study cycle – after the end of the 1st year;
      • 2nd and 3rd Study Cycles – at any time.
      • 2020/2021 Applications
        • 1st Semester
          1ª round December 2019 to 31 January 2020
          2nd round 04 to 22 February 2020
        • 2nd semester
          1ª fase 9 de junho 2020 a 31 de julho 2020
          2 ª fase 01 de setembro 2020 a 17 de outubro 2020
      Where can you apply?
      • The Erasmus+ Programme is open to Institutions / Universities / Schools of all member states of the European Union:
        Germany, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Croatia, Denmark, Spain, Slovenia, Slovakia, Estonia, France, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, the Czech Republic, Romania, the United Kingdom and Sweden.
      • Outside the European Union, the countries that integrate the Programme are:
        Former Yugoslavian Republic of Macedonia, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Serbia and Turkey.

      Check EXISTING PARTNERSHIPS. It is always possible to establish new partnerships. Contact your Programme Director!

    • OVERSEAS PROGRAMME
      Who can apply?

      All students duly enrolled in a degree-awarding Higher Education programme, whose financial situation shows no debts and meet the requirements defined by the Director of each Faculty, School or Study Cycle are eligible for application.
      Note: all students will be subject to individual application analysis.

      How can you apply?

      In order to submit your application, you must collect the required documents and take the following steps:

      1. Research and appraise all existing partners. See the list of partners.
      2. Choose the most suitable Institution and place to achieve your objectives;
      3. Gather the following documents and handle the whole logistics:
        • Learning Agreement;
        • Equivalencies Plan;
        • Student Visa (mandatory regardless of the period of stay);
        • Accommodation arrangements;
        • Travel arrangements;
        • Other documents that become necessary.
      4. Check your student enrolment on Netp@ since you must:
        • Be duly enrolled in the corresponding Education Institution in the relevant academic year
        • Have a fulfilled all your payment obligations with the Sending Institution.
      5. Submit your application on Mobilidade Net
      6. filling out all the data and attaching the documents required in (3)
      7. You will receive an email confirming your application has been successful, with information on its status
      8. Your application will be appraised by the International Coordinator of your School/Faculty;
      9. Should your application be approved, you will receive confirmation of acceptance and information on the next steps;
      10. Should your application not be accepted, y you will receive notice of this in your inbox;
      11. Attend the Cultural Preparation and outgoing documentation sessions (to be scheduled)
      12. One month before students’ departure for mobility, they must visit the SUC- Internacional to activate the School Insurance.

      WE ADVISE all students to read the Overseas mobility Guide, where they can obtain information on the programme, costs and documents.
      Contact your International Coordinator, who can help you achieve your study goals.

      When can you apply?

      All students may apply for an Overseas Traineeship Mobility period from the 1st year up to one year after concluding the Study Cycle.

      For a period of Mobility for Studies:

      • 1st semester – after the end of the 1st year;
      • 2nd and 3rd Study Cycle – at any time
      • 2020/2021 Applications
        • 1st semester
          1st round 03 December 2019 to 31 January 2020
          2nd round 04 to 22 February 2020
        • 2º semester
          1st round 9 June 2020 to 31 July 2020
          2nd round 01 September 2020 to 17 October 2020
      Where can you apply?

      The Overseas Programme is available to all countries outside Europe!
      Check existing partnerships. It is possible to establish new partnerships – contact the Director of your Study Cycle or your International Coordinator!

    • ISEP PROGRAMME

      The ISEP Programme is a Mobility Programme for the USA, which open doors to students of the Lusófona University for a semester or a whole year at an American University.

      This is an extraordinary opportunity to get to know a substantially different system from the European, to create work networks, to share knowledge and acquire vital multicultural competences.

      To start your application procedure, you must first know all the conditions at the ISEP site.

      Who can apply?

      All the students duly enrolled in a degree-awarding study programme – 1st, 2nd and 3rd Cycle – can participate in the ISEP Programme.

      How can you apply?

      The ISEP Programme involves two applications:

      • External:interested students must start by submitting their application to the Programme at: ISEP
      • Internal: interested students must send an email to: mobilidade@ulusofona.pt or visit the SUC Internacional. The Internal Application must be submitted on the MOBILIDADE NET PLATFORM
      When can you apply?

      Applications to the ISEP programme have specific timetables.

      For traineeships (curricular, extracurricular and professional) applications are open permanently. All students from the 1st year from every study cycle up to one year after the end of study cycle can participate. Participant selection periods in the USA take place in August and February.

      Application for the study mobility programme take place in several rounds throughout the year and are available for students:

      • 1st Study Cycle – after the end of the 1st year;
      • 2nd and 3rd Study Cycle – at any moment.
      • 2020/2021 Applications
        • 1st semester
          1st round03 December 2019 to 31 January 2020
          2nd round 04 to 22 February 2020
        • 2nd semester
          1st round 9 June 2020 to 31 July 2020
          2nd round 01 September 2020 to 17 October 2020

      Participant selection periods in the USA take place in August and February, for the start of studies three months later.

      Where can you apply?

      Although the Programme enables mobility in several countries, Lusófona University’s students can only apply to mobility in the USA.

  • Applications to the Internal Mobility Programme of the Lusophone Group must be submitted to the relevant services in each Institution within the application timetables determined annually.

    Erasmus +

    The ERASMUS+ programme is the largest Education Mobility Programme in the world. Promoted by the European Union and managed in Portugal by the ERASMUS+ National Agency. Its main objectives for teaching staff mobility are:

    • To establish and reinforce relations between the Higher Education Institutions of the different participating countries;
    • To contribute to share knowledge and experiences in pedagogic methodologies;
    • To provide participants with an opportunity for personal and professional advancement;
    Who can apply?

    All lecturers who meet the following requirements are eligible for participation in the ERASMUS+ Programme:

    • Be a national of a member state of the European Union or other eligible country, or officially recognized by Portugal as refugee, stateless or permanent resident;
    • Have a contractual bond with ULHT;
    • Carry out their teaching assignment in one of ULHT’s partner institutions;
    How can you apply?

    By submitting an application with the Vice-Rectory for Internationalization and Research ( vicereitoria.int@ulusofona.pt), including the following items of information/documents:

    • Indication of the pertinence of the partnership concerning its scientific relevance for the Organic Unit;
    • Indication of the pertinence of the partnership regarding its pedagogic relevance for the Organic Unit;
    • Attaching the Staff Mobility for Teaching Agreement
    When can you participate and apply?

    Without prejudice to the Vice-Rectory for Internationalization and Research accepting applications at all times, there will be two selection moments:

    • For mobility in the 1st Semester:applications submitted until 30 June, the results of which will be announced until 31 July.
    • For mobility in the 2nd Semester: applications received until 3 November, the results of which will be announced until 31 December
    Where can you apply?
    • The Erasmus+ Programme is available for all member states of the European Union:
      Germany, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Croatia, Denmark, Spain, Slovenia, Slovakia, Estonia, France, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, the Czech Republic, Romania, the United Kingdom and Sweden.
    • Outside the European Union, the countries that integrate the Programme are:
      Former Yugoslavian Republic of Macedonia, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Serbia and Turkey.

    Check EXISTING PARTNERSHIPS. It is always possible to establish new partnerships. Contact your Programme Director!

  • Erasmus +

    The ERASMUS+ programme is the largest Education Mobility Programme in the world. Promoted by the European Union and managed in Portugal by the ERASMUS+ National Agency. Its main objectives for non-teaching staff mobility are:

    • To establish and reinforce relations between the Higher Education Institutions of the different participating countries;
    • To contribute to share knowledge and experiences in pedagogic methodologies;
    • To provide participants with an opportunity for personal and professional advancement;
    Who can participate and apply?

    All staff who meet the following requirements are eligible for participation in the ERASMUS+ Programme:

    • Be a national of a member state of the European Union or other eligible country, or officially recognized by Portugal as refugee, stateless or permanent resident;
    • Have a contractual bond with ULHT;
    • Carry out their assignment in one of ULHT’s partner institutions or any other Institution duly justified for the training activity;
    How can you apply?

    By submitting an application with the Vice-Rectory for Internationalization and Research ( vicereitoria.int@ulusofona.pt), ), including the following items of information/documents:

    • Indication of the pertinence of the partnership concerning its relevance for the activity carried out by the employee at ULHT;
    • Attaching the agreement of the Director in charge;
    • Attaching the Staff Mobility for Training Agreement;
    When can you apply?

    Without prejudice to the Vice-Rectory for Internationalization and Research accepting applications at all times, there will be two selection moments:

    • For mobility in the 1st Semester:
      applications submitted until 30 June, the results of which will be announced until 31 July.
    • For mobility in the 2nd Semester:
      applications received until 3 November, the results of which will be announced until 31 December.
    Where can you apply?
    • The Erasmus+ Programme is available for all member states of the European Union:
      Germany, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Croatia, Denmark, Spain, Slovenia, Slovakia, Estonia, France, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, the Czech Republic, Romania, the United Kingdom and Sweden.
    • Outside the European Union, the countries that integrate the Programme are:
      Former Yugoslavian Republic of Macedonia, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Serbia and Turkey. Check existing partnerships. It is always possible to establish new partnerships. Contact your Programme Director!