General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation UC
Teachers 1,517
Students 21,976
Foreigners 8%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Green
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Universitas Conimbrigensis
Accreditation
• Ministério da Ciência, Tecnologia e Ensino Superior, Portugal
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
• Coimbra Group
• Utrecht Network
Rankings
World ranking376
Country ranking3
Academic Reputation272
Citations per Faculty396
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities380
Engineering and Technology276
Life Sciences and Medicine362
Social Sciences and Management363
Cost of living in Coimbra, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 130 171
Food 139 249
Transportation 30 91
Communications and utilities 61 74
Clothing 23 90
Sports and leisure 20 63
Accommodation in Coimbra, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre132
Shared room in city centre172
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre247
1 bedroom apartment in city centre344
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking376
QS World University Rankings367
ARWU Academic Ranking401
Webometrics Ranking291
Alternative title
Russian Коимбрский университет
Spanish Universidad de Coimbra
Chinese 科英布拉大学
Arabic جامعة كويمبرا
French Université de Coimbra
German Universität Coimbra
Japanese コインブラ大学
Korean 코임브라대학교
Portuguese Universidade de Coimbra

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University of Coimbra or Universidade de Coimbra (UC) - public higher education institution in Portugal.

University of Coimbra - Description

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 45 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 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.

Bachelor - University of Coimbra

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 45 research units and several other services that support the institution core activities – creation, critical analysis, transmission and diffusion of culture, science and technology. 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.

Description of University of Coimbra

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 ten Teaching and Research Units, including eight Faculties, and two Research Units. The University comprises three campuses, which accommodate more than 23.000 students and 1233 teachers (FTE). UC is an institution of creation, critical analysis, transmission and diffusion of culture, science and technology. Through research, teaching and services to community, UC contributes to the economical and social development, environmental protection, social justice and citizenship promotion and consolidation knowledge-based sovereignty.
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