The aim is to offer a flexible and individualized curriculum structure, with the possibility of adapting the educational offer to each student through optional Curricular Units, according to their needs and purposes.

Its main objective is to promote excellent postgraduate training, providing students with skills, abilities, and knowledge capable of turning them into researchers in Medical Sciences. It also aims to promote the necessary skills for students to conduct independent, responsible, and competitive research.

Specific objectives include:

  • Promoting the updating of knowledge in scientific domains that evolve rapidly and continuously.
  • Conducting original research work published in SCOPUS-indexed journals with impact factors.
  • Acquiring skills to communicate with peers, the wider academic community, and society in general, both in written and oral forms.


Católica Medical School

Católica Medical School

Phone: (+351) 218 724 200 (Monday to Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.)
Sintra Campus
Estrada Octávio Pato
2635-631 Rio de Mouro