Universidade de Aveiro

Universidade de Aveiro Ranking

country rank: 7
world rank: 1058

University Overview

Universidade de Aveiro (University of Aveiro) was founded in 1973 and is a non-profit public higher education school situated in the tiny city of Aveiro (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). There are additional branch campuses for this school in the following cities: Águeda, Oliveira de Azeméis. Universidade de Aveiro (UA) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 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 Universidade de Aveiro (UA) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 47-year-old Portuguese higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. 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, are all available to students at UA.

Universidade de Aveiro Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidade de Aveiro
Acronym UA
Founded 1973
Motto Theoria, Poiesis, Praxis Theory, Creativity, Practice

University Location

Address Campus Universitário de Santiago Aveiro 3810-193 Aveiro Portugal
Tel +351 (234) 370 200
Fax +351 (234) 370 985
Other locations Águeda, Oliveira de Azeméis

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 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 entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Campus Universitário de Santiago Aveiro 3810-193

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

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

European University Association (EUA) European Consortium of Innovative Universities (ECIU)

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