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University of Coimbra

University of Coimbra, Paço das Escolas Coimbra,
Portugal View map
Portugal
#431
Public
Very High
21,808
1,498
4,294

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 21000 students and 1500 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

University of Coimbra is one of the top Public universities in Coimbra, Portugal. It is ranked #431 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

Total students - 21,808

58%
42%

International students - 4,294

38%
62%

Total faculty staff - 1,498

93
1405

Total students - 21,808

58%
42%

International students - 4,294

38%
62%

Total faculty staff - 1,498

1405
93
2020
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