APCP – Página inicial

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.


2018 IPSA World Congress | 25th World Congress of Political Science

Last July (July 21-25, 2018), the 25th World Political Science Congress of the International Political Science Association (IPSA) was held in Brisbane, Australia.

APCP Prize 2018

The Portuguese Political Science Association is pleased to announce that the "Prize for the Best Doctoral Dissertation", (6th Edition) was attributed to Jovana Ranito.

Universidade do Minho

It happened: IX APCP Congress | April 18 to 20, 2018

It happened the IX APCP Congress from 18 to 20 April, at the University of Minho (Campus of Gualtar - Braga).