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Becoming a Member

If you are a professor or a researcher in our scientific area, become a member or associate member. Send us your up-to-date CV to socios@apcp.pt

All our members are registered here (link to the member list) and at the annual directory of members. They receive regularly informations, relevant contents and are granted several discounts, such as to the fees for the bi-annual congress, to the activities promoted by the different sections and to some subscriptions of Portuguese journals.

Political Science

Secondary Education

In the high school curricula there is, since 2006, the Program of Political Science, taught on the 12th grade.

Bachelor Degrees

16 Portuguese Universities offer Bachelor degrees in Political Science or in similar fields. See the complete list here.

Post graduate and Master Degrees

In 15 Portuguese Universities it is possible to pursue post-graduate studies in Political Science or in related fields. See the complete list here.


There are currently 25 degrees in Political Science or in related fields distributed by 12 Portuguese Universities. See the full list here.



Call for Panels Open for the 2020 IPSA World Congress in Lisbon

Dear colleague, The International Political Science Association (IPSA) will hold its 26th World Congress in Lisbon (Portugal) under the theme “New Nationalisms in an Open World” from July 25 to 29, 2020. We, therefore, invite you to share your research on issues to which political science can bring important insights.


2020 IPSA World Congress | 26th World Congress of Political Science

The Portuguese Association of Political Science is pleased to inform you that The 26th World Political Science Congress of the International Political Science Association (IPSA) will take place in Lisbon, at the NOVA University, Campolide Campus.

ECPSA Annual General Assembly
Universidade do Minho

ECPSA Annual General Assembly

The ECPSA Annual General Assembly was held on the 22nd and 23rd of February, in Lisbon, with Prof. Pablo Oñate (ECPSA President) and Prof. Krisztina Arató (ECPSA Treasurer).