Universidade de Macau

Universidade de Macau Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 1478

University Overview

The Universidade de Macau (University of Macau) was founded in 1981 and is a non-profit public higher education school situated in the metropolitan environment of the major city of Macau (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). The Universidade de Macau (UM), which is officially recognized by the Gabinete do Secretário para os Assuntos Sociais e Cultura, Macau (Office of the Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture of Macau), is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution in Macau with a large enrollment (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students). Students at the Universidade de Macau (UM) may pursue courses and programs that will lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, such as bachelor and master’s degrees, as well as doctoral degrees, in a variety of fields. For further information, please see the degree levels and fields of study matrix provided below by Topuniversitieslist. This higher-education school in Macau, which has been in operation for 39 years, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. International candidates are able to submit an application for admission. Additionally, UM offers students with a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, including a library, residence halls and athletic fields as well as financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, in addition to administrative and other support services.

Universidade de Macau Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidade de Macau
Acronym UM
Founded 1981
Motto Humanity, integrity, propriety, wisdom and sincerity
Colours Blue, red and gold

University Location

Address Avenida da Universidade, Taipa Macao 999078 Macau
Tel +853 8822 8833
Fax +853 8822 8822

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) Not reported
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 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
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Registry, Room G002, Administration Building N6, University of Macau, Avenida da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China Macau 999078 8822 4007

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 600-699
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 Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

International Association of Universities (IAU) International Association of University Presidents (IAUP) Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Portuguesas (CRUP) Associação das Universidades de Língua Portuguesa (AULP) International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE) Eurasia-Pacific Uninet CES (Council for European Studies) Asia-Pacific Higher Education Research Network (APHERN) University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (UMAP) US University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (US UMAP)

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