International Student | 4th phase of applications

Applications for the 1st year (4 places) 2nd and subsequent years (10 places)

26th July to 05th August

The 4thd phase of applications for international students who wish to enter the Bachelor’s in Law Degree at NOVA School of Law will take place between the 26th June to the 05th August


Learn | Change

Studying Law at NOVA School of Law is learning to change the world. Venture into a NEW way of thinking about Law, developing a critical and creative spirit, capable of producing a legal perspective that anticipates problems and finds innovative solutions.

We strive through innovation and multidisciplinarity. We persist through international and technological training, without losing site of grounded knowledge, rather, intensifying it through best practice. We encourage the development of humanistic jurists, capable of personalised and individualised views, who accept the challenge of making a difference in society and to those around us.



«NOVA School of Law teaches me every day to overcome my fears and to fight for my dreams» – Isabela Vieira, Brazil.

«My experience at NOVA School of Law has been spectacular! You feel an atmosphere of diversity and rigour. For me, NOVA School of Law is synonymous with the future» – Shiping Shen, Macau

Students coming from Ukraine

Given the situation of armed conflict in Ukraine, specific criteria for granting temporary protection to persons from that country have been established, which, in the field of higher education, has given them the possibility to apply for student status in an emergency situation for humanitarian reasons.

Under the provisions of article 8-A of Decree-Law no. 36/2014, as amended by article 3 of Decree-Law no. 62/2018, of 8 June, international students who are in an emergency situation for humanitarian reasons may apply for international student status.

Regarding the conditions for admission to the various study cycles of NOVA School of Law of students coming from Ukraine, click here for more information.


Applications are online through the NOVA School of Law portal, by filling in the application form and uploading the necessary documents.