To apply to the Law & Business Oporto International Summer School, please click here.

Before applying, please take some time to read our terms and conditions here. You should also check the F.A.Q. section, which will provide answers to some of the most relevant questions.



After submitting the application form for the Law & Business Oporto International Summer School, applicants are not required to take any additional step. Additional information may be required latter by the Organizing Committee. All applications sent until 23rd of April 2017 will be considered for selection. Applicants will receive an answer until 20th May 2014. The participants are going to be selected based on the following criteria:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Nationality diversity
  • Parity between genders
  • ELSA experience
  • Motivation letter


1) The Main Fee is mandatory and includes classes, working materials, accommodation, transports, meals, transfer to and from the airport and Gala Ball.

2) The Additional Fees are optional and the applicants may choose according to their preferences, between the provided list.

The candidate cannot deselect additional fees after being selected by the Organizing Committee. The candidate may select additional fees at any time after applying, however, the Organising Committee reserves the right to refuse the request due to the lack of availability. The candidate may select additional fees during the event, in Oporto, by paying immediately. Prices selected using this method may differ from those described before.


The selected participants are obliged to make a down-payment of €250 to ELSA UCP Porto. Should they fail to do so until the deadline, other candidates will be selected. Whenever the candidate is required to pay, the Organizing Committee will send an invoice which discriminates the amount owed and its International Bank Account number. Participants must pay the remaining amount on the check in.


Law & Business Oporto International Summer School’s participants are going to be accomodated in the Garden House Hostel. The Organizing Committee will distribute the rooms according to the gender of the participants and the logistics of the accommodation. The preferences of each participant (identified in the application form) will be taken into account as far as possible.


Provided you do not miss class, you will be awarded a certificate by ELSA UCP Porto and Universidade Católica Portuguesa.

Please note that by sending ELSA UCP Porto your application, you are agreeing to:

-Pay the selected main and additional fees regardless of your own ability to participate in the event;

-Have valid insurance during your stay;

-Compensate ELSA UCP Porto and any third parties for damages caused by your own violations of the applicable law during your stay.

The down-payment is not refundable. Both parties agree to immediately communicate to the other party any changes to the information described.