Universidade do Porto

Universidade do Porto Ranking

country rank: 2
world rank: 246

University Overview

Universidade do Porto (University of Porto) ranking is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the Portuguese city of Porto. It was founded in 1911. (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Universidade do Porto (U.Porto) ranking is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 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 a variety of fields of study, Universidade do Porto (U.Porto) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 109-year-old Portuguese higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students have access to 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 at U.Porto.

Universidade do Porto Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidade do Porto
Acronym U.Porto
Founded 1911
Motto Virtus Unita Fortius Agit Unity makes strength

University Location

Address Praça Gomes Teixeira Porto 4099-002 Porto Portugal
Tel +351 (22) 040 8000
Fax +351 (22) 040 8186

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 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 Praça Gomes Teixeira Porto 4099-002 (22) 040 8081

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 4,000-4,499
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 Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER) Asociación de Universidades de América Latina y el Caribe para la Integracion (AUALCPI) Associação das Universidades de Língua Portuguesa (AULP) Centre of Regional Studies (CEER) Asociación Columbus European Association of Establishments for Veterinary Education (EAEVE) European Council of Landscape Architecture Schools (ECLAS) European Distance and e-Learning Network (EDEN) Euro-Mediterranean University (EMUNI) European Network of Academic Sport Services (ENAS) European University Association (EUA) EUA Council for Doctoral Education (EUA-CDE) European University Continuing Education Network (EUCEN) European Universities Public Relations and Information Officers (EUPRIO) Compostela Group of Universities (CGU) Ge4 Network (GE4) Tordesillas Group Heads of University Management and Administration Network in Europe (HUMANE) International Association of Universities (IAU) International Council on Archives (ICA) Institut National de Recherche Halieutique (INRH) Red de Educación Continua de Latinoamérica y Europa (RECLA) Société Européenne pour la Formation des Ingénieurs (SEFI) SGroup European Universities' Network (SGroup) Technology Innovation International (TII)

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