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University of Porto

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Of the 1,854 full-time academic staff at the University of Porto, 1,522 (82%) have doctorates. It is this exceptional qualification level of the teaching staff, combined with advanced laboratory technology and equipment, as well as close connections with the business world, which ensure high-quality training, which is fully recognised by the labour market. The fifteen schools within the University of Porto provide an exceptional variety of postgraduate courses in all main scientific fields to the 8,061 master students and 1,612 PhD students: 100 2nd Cycle Courses (Masters) 43 3rd Cycle Courses (Doctorate) 279 Continuous Training Courses The University of Porto dominates the field of national scientific production, and is internationally recognised in various fields of research. Over 20% of the scientific articles produced each year in Portugal come from the 70 research units within the University of Porto. Over half of the 71 research units were classified as ?Excellent? or ?Very Good? by the latest assessment of the Foundation for Science and Technology. In fact, the University of Porto has some of the most advanced and internationally renowned Portuguese R&D centres. 71Research Units 36Units classified as ?Excellent? or ?Very Good? 8State Associated Laboratories 1,721Scientific papers indexed in the ISI Web...
293
2014
308
2015
323
2016
  • 35.20
    Overall Score
  • 41.7
    Academic Reputation
  • 39.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 54.4
    Citations per Faculty
48
2017
  • 76.20
    Overall Score
  • 78.4
    Academic Reputation
  • 81.6
    Citations per Paper
  • 62.3
    Employer Reputation
  • 71.4
    H-index Citations
151-200
2016
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 71.7
    Partnerships with Employers
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,750
International
61

Number of students

28,479
Postgraduate 28%
Undergraduate 72%

Number of international students

1,442
Postgraduate 79%
Undergraduate 21%
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.