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University of Coimbra

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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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
=367
2016
451-460
2017
401-410
2018
  • 38.1
    Academic Reputation
  • 25.3
    Citations per Faculty
  • 34
    Employer Reputation
  • 41.2
    International Students
101-150
2014
101-150
2015
101-150
2016
101-150
2017
  • 66.6
    Academic Reputation
  • 86.3
    Citations per Paper
  • 61.3
    Employer Reputation
  • 70.4
    H-index Citations
151-200
2017
181-190
2018
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 39.7-40.4
    Overall Score
  • 30.1
    Alumni Outcomes
  • 53.1
    Graduate Employment Rate
  • 71.9
    Partnerships with Employers
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,407
International
69

Number of students

21,214
Postgraduate 58%
Undergraduate 42%

Number of international students

3,623
Postgraduate 56%
Undergraduate 44%
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