Universidade Nova de Lisboa

Universidade Nova de Lisboa Ranking

country rank: 4
world rank: 651

University Overview

Universidade Nova de Lisboa (New University of Lisbon) was founded in 1973 as a non-profit public higher-education institution in the city of Lisbon (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people), Lisboa. This school also has a sister campus in Caparica. Universidade Nova de Lisboa (UNL) 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 (Ministry of Science, Technology and Higher Education of Portugal). In a variety of fields of study, the Universidade Nova de Lisboa (UNL) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 47 years old Portuguese higher-education school has a selective admission criteria based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic record and grades. Students from all over the world are welcome to apply for admission. Students have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Universidade Nova de Lisboa Ranking

University Identity

Name Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Acronym UNL
Founded 1973
Motto Omnis Civitas Contra Se Divisa Non Stabit All the city divided against itself will not remain

University Location

Address Campus de Campolidade Lisbon 1099-085 Lisboa Portugal
Tel +351 (21) 371 5600
Fax +351 (21) 371 5614
Other locations Caparica

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 entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Campus de Campolide Lisboa 1099-085

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
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 Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA)

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