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University of Coimbra

  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

The University of Coimbra (UC), the oldest in Portugal and one of the oldest in the world, is also one of the best known and internationally celebrated, being a national landmark. With a history of more than seven centuries, presently UC has eight faculties, more than 40 research units and several other services that support the institution core activities – creation, critical analysis, transmission and diffusion of culture, science and technology. The university comprises three campuses, which accommodate more than 23000 students and 1600 teachers/researchers. Through research, teaching and services to community, UC contributes to the economic and social development, environmental protection, social justice and citizenship promotion and consolidation of knowledge-based sovereignty.

This institute is rated 4 Stars based on 8 categories.
Research
Employability
Teaching
Facilities
Internationalization
Innovation
Specialist Criteria
Inclusiveness
385=
2012
358=
2013
351
2014
367
2015
37.10
Overall Score
44
Academic Reputation
37.2
Citations per Faculty
151-200
2013
101-150
2014
101-150
2015
101-150
2016
57.9
Academic Reputation
60.9
Employer Reputation
85.8
Citations per Paper
72.3
H-index Citations
295=
2013
291
2014
276
2015
63.60
Overall Score
59.9
Academic Reputation
59.5
Employer Reputation
76.2
Citations per Paper
69.1
H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,517
International
159

Number of students

21,976
Postgraduate 60%
Undergraduate 40%

Number of international students

1,960
Postgraduate 73%
Undergraduate 28%
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.
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