Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo

Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo Ranking

country rank: 29
world rank: 4197

University Overview

The Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo (Polytechnic Institute of Viana do Castelo) was founded in 1979 and is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the city of Viana do Castelo (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants). Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo (IPVC) ranking is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational Portuguese higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministério da Ciência, Tecnologia e Ensino Superior, Portugal (Ministry of Science, Technology and Higher Education of Portugal). The Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo (IPVC) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, such as bachelor’s degrees, in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 40-year-old Portuguese higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance rate of 60-70 percent, this Portuguese higher education school is considered selective. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo (IPVC) ranking also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo Ranking

University Identity

Name Instituto Politécnico de Viana do Castelo
Acronym IPVC
Founded 1979
Colours Green, blue and white

University Location

Address Praça General Barbosa Viana do Castelo 4901-909 Viana do Castelo Portugal
Tel +351 (258) 809 610
Fax +351 (258) 829 065

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Serviços Académicos Viana do Castelo 4900-347 (258) 809 610

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.

Social Media

Wikipedia Article

Related Universities