Universidade de Lisboa (ULisboa) - public higher education institution in Portugal. ULisboa began its activity in 1911. The main building of the university is located in Lisbon inside an urban campus.

University ranking. Universidade de Lisboa is one of the best universities of Portugal. The university is in the top 5% of the most prestigious educational institutions on the planet. Universidade de Lisboa has garnered a reputation in international circles for its programs in «Arts and Humanities», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management», «Mathematics», «Physics», «Computer Science». The university is in the top 300 in education quality.

Application process and the cost of tuition. When considering an applicant the deciding factor is always his/hers academic performance. The academic year consists of two semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 3,460 USD. ULisboa is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 6,921 USD per year of study. In addition to low tuition fees the university provides the students with extra financial assistance in the form of scholarships. When planning your education, please, consult the official website of the university http://www.ulisboa.pt.

The composition of the university. Universidade de Lisboa is among the largest universities that educates more then 44 thousand students. Foreign applicants are not excluded from the admission process. The ratio of foreign students at ULisboa is 8% of all students. The academic staff includes more than 2900 teachers and professors. ULisboa has international student exchange programs between partner universities. More information regarding the life of the university can be found on its social media pages:Youtube, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of ULisboa. The university has its own library. Also the university provides accommodations in the form of dormitories. Students also finds the developed sports infrastructure of the university very attractive. Universidade de Lisboa belongs to the «European University Association (EUA) Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)».
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Universidade de Lisboa
Country Portugal
City Lisbon
Bachelor (foreigners) 3,460 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) 6,921 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens) 2,810 USD/year.
Master (citizens) 5,620 USD/year.
Living expenses $464 -896 USD/month
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1911
Abbreviation ULisboa
Teachers 2,941
Students 44,781
Foreigners 8%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Sport facilities Available
Library Available
Universitas Olisiponensis
• Ministério da Ciência, Tecnologia e Ensino Superior, Portugal
• European University Association (EUA) Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
World ranking 332
Country ranking 2
Academic Reputation 256
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities 262
Natural Science 362
Social Sciences and Management 359
Ranking in world by discipline
Mathematics 101
Physics 151
Computer Science 151
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 332
QS World University Rankings 490
ARWU Academic Ranking 201
Cost of living in Lisbon
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 196 323
Food 134 260
Transportation 31 87
Communications and utilities 57 69
Clothing 23 88
Sports and leisure 22 70
Total 464 896
Accommodation in Lisbon USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 198
Shared room in city centre 326
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 330
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 507
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة لشبونة
German Universität Lissabon
Spanish Universidad de Lisboa
French Université de Lisbonne
Japanese リスボン大学
Korean 리스본대학교
Portuguese Universidade de Lisboa
Russian Лиссабонский университет
Chinese 里斯本大学
old University of Lisbon
Location on map

Description of Universidade de Lisboa

Universidade de Lisboa (ULisboa) was created in July 2013 as a result of the merge between Universidade de Lisboa (UL) and Universidade Técnica de Lisboa (UTL) becoming the larger higher education institution in Portugal. ULisboa has 18 schools and over 100 research units, around 50 000 students, 4 000 lecturers, 2 500 non-academic staff and 400 degree courses. The 18 schools are spread in eight campuses and comprise: FA – Faculdade de Arquitectura (Faculty of Architecture); FBA – Faculdade de Belas Artes (Faculty of Fine Arts); FC – Faculdade de Ciências (Faculty of Sciences); FD – Faculdade de Direito (School of Law); FF – Faculdade de Farmácia (Faculty of Pharmacy); FL – Faculdade de Letras (School of Arts and Humanities); FM – Faculdade de Medicina (Faculty of Medicine); FMD – Faculdade de Medicina Dentária (Faculty of Dental Medicine) FMV – Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine); FMH – Faculdade de Motricidade Humana (Faculty for Human Kinetics); FP – Faculdade de Psicologia (Faculty of Psycology); ICS – Instituto de Ciências Sociais (Institute of Social Sciences); IE – Instituto de Educação (Institute of Education); IGOT – Instituto de Geografia e Ordenamento do Território (Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning); ISA – Instituto Superior de Agronomia (School of Agriculture); ISCSP – Instituto Superior de Ciências Sociais e Políticas (School of Social and Political Sciences); ISEG – Instituto Superior de Economia e Gestão (School of Economics and Management); IST – Instituto Superior Técnico (Técnico Lisboa). The quality of research, innovation and culture of the schools and research units at ULisboa, in all subject areas, attracts a growing number of international talents and research partnerships at the highest level. ULisboa is deeply involved within Portuguese society and the Lisbon metropolitan area, accepting its responsibility to make the city of Lisbon one of the greatest European capitals of culture and science. ULisboa welcomes every year more than 4 000 foreign students in search of high-quality education and research

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