The individual mobility for learning purposes offers the opportunity for each individual to improve their skills, enhance their employability and gain cultural awareness.

This program consists of a study period and must be covered by an Inter-Institutional Agreement or a Cooperation Protocol 

Both enrolment and tuition fees payment are made at your original institute, implying the exemption of these at Leiria Polytechnic.

It has a duration of 1 to 2 semesters and all the expenses, namely accommodation and food, must be assured by you.

Application dates 1st Semester: until May 31 2nd Semester: until November 30

Check procedures HERE


ESTM – Gabinete de Apoio à Coordenação de Cursos 

School of Tourism and Maritime Technology

Polytechnic  of Leiria
Campus 4 
Rua do Conhecimento, n.º 4
2520–614 Peniche – Portugal

PORTUGAL Tel.: (+351) 262 783 607 | Fax: (+351) 262 783 088 |  


Exchange Students

Academic Curricula

Available Subjects:  In order to choose the subjects to fill in the Learning Agreement, please check out the documents below: 

TOURISM Area Winter Semester




Application Forms and Documents


The nomination it’s a document or an e-mail, from the sending institution, which confirms that the student was selected by the sending institution to carry out a study period at Leiria Polytechnic.


Learning Agreement

It’s a form provided by the sending institution, which must be filled in by computer and properly signed and stamped by the sending institution and by the student.

It is possible to combine subjects from different courses. Changes to the Learning Agreement can be made within one month after arrival, after permission of both the sending and the receiving institution.

Documents to be sent:

Learning Agreement (signed and stamped);

Passport or ID document (copy);

1 Picture (original or jpeg);

Transcript of Records from the previous semester on the sending institution (signed and stamped);

European Health Insurance card (valid)*;

Proof of language proficiency (B1 in Portuguese or English).

On arrival and departure you must present the Confirmation Letter provided by your institution to be field in with the dates of the beginning and end of the exchange programme.

The Transcript of Records with the marks obtain at Leiria Polytechnic will be sent directly to your institution by post and a copy will be sent to the student’s email account.

* If the student is an EU citizen; except from UK or a certificate proving that the student is covered by a health insurance in your country (if outside the EU). It is strongly recommended that participants in transnational projects are in possession of a European Health Insurance Card. This is a free card that give access to medically necessary, state-provided healthcare during a temporary stay in any of the 28 EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland, under the same conditions and of the same costs (free in some countries) as people insured in their country. More information on the card and on how to obtain it is available at the European Commission

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