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University of Minho

Gualtar, Braga Portugal +1
  • Azurem, Guimaraes, Portugal
  • QS World University Rankings
    571-580
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio9
  • International Students2,538
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty2,182

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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 Public universities in Braga, Portugal. It is ranked #571-580 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2018
    #651-700
  • 2019
    #651-700
  • 2020
    #651-700
  • 2021
    #591-600
  • 2022
    #571-580

Ranking criteria

14.8
Academic Reputation
15.2
Citations per Faculty
7.9
Employer Reputation
47.5
Faculty Student Ratio
10
International Faculty Ratio
24.5
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
19,167

47%
53%

International students
2,538

85%
15%

Total faculty staff
2,182

267
1915

Total students
19,167

47%
53%

International students
2,538

85%
15%

Total faculty staff
2,182

1915
267
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