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University of Coimbra

3004-531 Coimbra Paço das Escolas Coimbra View map
Portugal
#406
Public
Very High
21,741
1,500
4,422

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 - 21,741

57%
43%

International students - 4,422

42%
58%

Total faculty staff - 1,500

101
1399

Total students - 21,741

57%
43%

International students - 4,422

42%
58%

Total faculty staff - 1,500

1399
101
2019
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