Universidade da Madeira

Universidade da Madeira Ranking

country rank: 14
world rank: 2369

University Overview

Universidade da Madeira (University of Madeira) was established in 1988 as a non-profit public higher-education institution in the tiny city of Funchal (population range of 50,000-249,999 people), Madeira. Universidade da Madeira (Uma) 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). Universidade da Madeira (Uma) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, and master degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 32-year-old Portuguese higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on previous academic performance and grades. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Uma also offers students with a library, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Universidade da Madeira Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidade da Madeira
Acronym Uma
Founded 1988

University Location

Address Campus Universitário da Penteada Funchal 9020-105 Madeira Portugal
Tel +351 (291) 705 000
Fax +351 (291) 209 410

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) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 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 Colégio dos Jesuítas Funchal 9050

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 300-399
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 Not reported
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

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