University of Minho or Universidade do Minho (UMinho) - public higher education institution in Portugal. UMinho began its work in the year 1973. The main building of the university is located in Aveiro inside an urban campus.

University ranking. University of Minho is among the top 10 universities of Portugal, which attracts the best students and professors Portugal can offer. The university can boast a strong track record, ranking 10 in the national ranking of Portugal.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The certificate of prior academic performance along with exam results is required for submission by the admission committee. Academic year of the university consists of two semesters. 1,500 USD/год. The master’s degree will cost an applicant about 1,152 USD per an academic year. Even though the tuition fees are not that high, the students still can apply for scholarship. Some students can’t attend full-time programs, especially for them the university created special online programs. Before starting to plan your education at UMinho read more information on the official website http://www.uminho.pt.

The composition of the university. University of Minho is average in size with a capacity of 20 thousand students. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. Every 8 student is a foreign citizen. More than 1400 teachers are employed by the university. UMinho has international student exchange programs between partner universities. More information regarding the life of the university can be found on its social media pages:Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UMinho. The university has its own library. Also the university provides accommodations in the form of dormitories.
Ranking   1444   8
Universidade do Minho
Country Portugal
City Aveiro
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
2,575 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
7,725 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
1,029 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
 
1,029 USD/year.
Living expenses $390 -695 USD/month
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1973
Abbreviation UMinho
Teachers 1,400
Students 19,999
Foreigners 13%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Universidade sem muros
Accreditation
• Ministério da Ciência, Tecnologia e Ensino Superior, Portugal
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
Rankings
World ranking 1444
Country ranking 8
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1444
Cost of living in Aveiro
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 122 161
Food 137 242
Transportation 39 115
Communications and utilities 54 60
Clothing 16 64
Sports and leisure 21 52
Total 390 695
Accommodation in Aveiro USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 123
Shared room in city centre 163
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 243
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 303
Alternative title
Portuguese Universidade do Minho
alt University of Aveiro
Location on map

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