The Institute of Biology is responsible for the courses in Biological Sciences (day and evening) and jointly responsible for the course in Pharmacy, catering for some 600 students per semester. The Institute also teaches disciplines for various other courses at the University, involving over 1500 students per semester.

Bachelor degree and Teaching license in Biological Sciences

The day course may be concluded in eight and the evening course in ten semesters.

The Student’s Guide, published by Editora Abril, classified the Biological Sciences course as 5 star (maximum rating), in their more recent evaluations.


Bachelor degree in Pharmacy

Since 2004 the Institute of Biology is responsible for the Pharmacy course in conjunction with the Institute of Chemistry and the Faculty of Medical Sciences.

Besides the common core disciplines, these entities offer numerous optional disciplines for this course, contributing towards the excellent preparation of the professional on graduation.