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University of Minho

Gualtar, Braga Portugal +1
  • Azurem, Guimaraes, Portugal
  • QS World University Rankings
    591-600
  • Student/Faculty Ratio8
  • ScholarshipsNO
  • International Students2,019
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty2,363

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The University of Minho is located in northern Portugal, with campuses in the cities of Braga and Guimarães. It comes forth as a University of Projects (of research, teaching, and interaction with society), structured upon a matrix-based model which promotes interaction among its units (organic, cultural, services and specialised) and which favours multi and interdisciplinary approaches. The basic structures are the teaching and research units: Sciences, Engineering, Education, Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences, Economics and Management, Law, Medicine, Nursing, Architecture, and Psychology. UMinho further created a set of interfaces that provide support to knowledge transfer, in addition to having several participating interests in a number of structures that generate important entrepreneurial dynamics. UMinho offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses, leading to a degree, but also specialised training courses and advanced study courses. UMinho is a research university, committed to the valorisation of knowledge and also focused on the socio-economic environment, with many successful partnerships. Internationalisation is a strong commitment and international activities are quite intense. Quality has always been the hallmark of UMinho. The institutional policy for quality encompasses a formal internal quality assurance system, which covers the different dimensions of the institutional mission and systematically ensures the quality of its activities.

About

The University of Minho is located in northern Portugal, with campuses in the cities of Braga and Guimarães. It comes forth as a University of Projects (of research, teaching, and interaction with society), structured upon a matrix-based model which promotes interaction among its units (organic, cultural, services and specialised) and which favours multi and interdisciplinary approaches. The basic structures are the teaching and research units: Sciences, Engineering, Education, Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences, Economics and Management, Law, Medicine, Nursing, Architecture, and Psychology. UMinho further created a set of interfaces that provide support to knowledge transfer, in addition to having several participating interests in a number of structures that generate important entrepreneurial dynamics. UMinho offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses, leading to a degree, but also specialised training courses and advanced study courses. UMinho is a research university, committed to the valorisation of knowledge and also focused on the socio-economic environment, with many successful partnerships. Internationalisation is a strong commitment and international activities are quite intense. Quality has always been the hallmark of UMinho. The institutional policy for quality encompasses a formal internal quality assurance system, which covers the different dimensions of the institutional mission and systematically ensures the quality of its activities.

University highlights

University of Minho is one of the top universities in Braga, Portugal. It is ranked #591-600 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2018
    #651-700
  • 2019
    #651-700
  • 2020
    #651-700
  • 2021
    #591-600

Ranking criteria

42.6
Faculty Student Ratio
24.5
International Faculty Ratio
18
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
18,443

47%
53%

International students
2,019

88%
12%

Total faculty staff
2,363

287.3
2075.4

Total students
18,443

47%
53%

International students
2,019

88%
12%

Total faculty staff
2,363

2075.4
287.3
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