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University of Coimbra

3004-531 Coimbra Paço das Escolas Coimbra View map
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<2K
Public
Very High
21,381
1,527
4,073

Overview

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.

University Highlights

Total students - 21,381

57%
43%

International students - 4,073

43%
57%

Total faculty staff - 1,527

88
1439

Total students - 21,381

57%
43%

International students - 4,073

43%
57%

Total faculty staff - 1,527

1439
88

Undergraduate Program

< 2,000
6,000 - 8,000

Postgraduate Program

< 2,000
4,000 - 6,000
The fees above are an indicative annual course fee in US dollars. Please note that course fees will vary. Always check the exact cost of the program and bear in mind likely additional expenses.
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