PhD Programmes

The Department of Mathematics of FCT/NOVA offers several options to achieve a doctoral degree in Mathematics organized in two fields:

PhD in Mathematics

  • Algebra and Logic (AL);
  • Analysis and Geometry (AG);
  • Operations Research (OR).

Complete information is available in the website

PhD in Statistics and Risk Management

  • Statistics, Actuarial Mathematics, Finance and Economics, Probability and Stochastic Processes.

Complete information is available in the website


General information on how to apply can be found here.

PhD Students are integrated within the research groups of CMA.

Information on PhD scholarships are regularly available in the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) website


Training courses

CMA provides multidisciplinary courses for PhD students delivered by invited Researchers. The actuality and range of this offer allow PhD students to access the state of the art of modern research topics, in a pedagogical way.

Forthcoming courses: (TBA)