Ranking  1444   8
Universidade do Minho
Country Portugal
City Braga
Bachelor (foreigners)1,152 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)1,152 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)2,921 USD/year.
Master (citizens)8,763 USD/year.
Cost of living $363-688 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1973
Abbreviation UMinho
Teachers 2,499
Students 19,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Universidade sem muros
• Ministério da Ciência, Tecnologia e Ensino Superior, Portugal
• European University Association (EUA)
World ranking1444
Country ranking8
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking1444
Cost of living in Braga
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 118 147
Food 124 225
Transportation 27 104
Communications and utilities 52 67
Clothing 22 85
Sports and leisure 19 60
Accommodation in Braga USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre119
Shared room in city centre149
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre191
1 bedroom apartment in city centre269
Alternative title
Portuguese Universidade do Minho
Location on map
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 Braga 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. More than 2500 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. The university is a part of the European University Association (EUA).
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