Appeals Council

The Appeals Council is the body for appeals against the decisions of the Management Board regarding assessment and accreditation decisions.

The Appeals Council is composed of five members, appointed by the Board of Trustees from among personalities with relevant professional experience, without a permanent connection with any Portuguese higher education institution. Some of its members must have experience in similar foreign bodies.

The current Appeals Council was appointed by the Board of Trustees on 1 July 2022 and consists of the following members:

  • Juiz Conselheiro Manuel Fernando dos Santos Serra
  • Profª. Doutora Andrée Sursock
  • Prof. Doutor Carlos Bernardo
  • Profª. Doutora Lígia Amâncio
  • Prof. Doutor Manuel Santos Rosa