Instituto Politécnico do Cávado e do Ave

Instituto Politécnico do Cávado e do Ave Ranking

country rank: 32
world rank: 4772

University Overview

Instituto Politécnico do Cávado e do Ave (Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave) was founded in 1994 as a non-profit public higher-education school in the tiny city of Barcelos (population range of 50,000-249,999 people), Braga. A branch campus of this university may be found in Braga. Instituto Politécnico do Cávado e do Ave (IPCA) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 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). In many fields of study, the Instituto Politécnico do Cávado e do Ave (IPCA) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s and master’s degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Portuguese higher-education school, which is 25 years old, has a rigorous admission process based on students’ previous academic records and grades. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. IPCA also offers students with a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Instituto Politécnico do Cávado e do Ave Ranking

University Identity

Name Instituto Politécnico do Cávado e do Ave
Acronym IPCA
Founded 1994

University Location

Address Campus do IPCA - Lugar do Aldão - Vila Frescainha S. Martinho Barcelos 4750-810 Braga Portugal
Tel +351 (253) 802 190
Fax +351 (253) 812 281
Other locations Braga

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Urb. Quinta da Formiga, Edifício Diamante, n. 130 Barcelos 4750-117 (253) 802 201

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

Conselho Coordenador dos Institutos Superiores Politécnicos (CCISP) Associação de Politécnicos da Região Norte (APNOR)

Social Media

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