The fees are 3000 euros per academic year (1500 for each semester).
Fees may be reduced up to 90%, depending on the academic merit of the candidate. Academic merit is defined through analysis of performance relative to the program requirements for each year.
Up to five students selected on the basis of their academic merits will be awarded a PhD scholarship for the next academic year, which grants them a living stipend (980 euros/month) and covers 2750 euros of the fees per academic year (the CALL FOR INDIVIDUAL DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS FCT 2016 is available here).
There are opportunities of participating in Nova SBE research projects as Research Assistants.
Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT) usually has doctoral fellowships available. Applicants should consider applying.