Catholic University of Portugal Rankings

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In the World#974 of 14178
In Europe#365 of 2794
In Portugal#7 of 96
In Lisbon#3 of 28

Quick Review

Religion
Christian-Catholic
Acceptance rate
50%
Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
ucp.pt
Languages
Portuguese;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,424
Citations
21,634

Catholic University of Portugal majors

by publication count

Psychology
215
Business
178
Economics
168
Medicine
144
Political science
88
Chemistry
80
Sociology
72
Computer science
72
Engineering
57
Biology
51
Environmental science
33
Materials science
20
Geography
17
Philosophy
16
Mathematics
13
Art
12
History
9
Physics
3

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Economics8774,827
Business10243,354
Sociology1659571
Psychology17293,306
Philosophy184615
Engineering19641,181
Political science2058154
Computer science22771,739
History24626
Medicine24811,835
Materials science3069696
Art31341
Biology3776621
Environmental science383080
Chemistry3945464
Geography412225
Physics440620
Mathematics458856

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199311
199400
199501
199652
1997211
1998513
1999520
2000938
2001639
20021565
20032152
20042050
20053190
200626148
200736131
200830185
200947262
201057307
201175514
201297797
2013701029
2014981511
20151341711
20161281884
20171051981
2018682156
2019922708
2020823204

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate50%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate and entrance examination, or recognized foreign equivalent
Academic CalendarSeptember to July (September - February; March-July)
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee850
Student:staff ratio15:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$6,250$3,750
International students$6,250$3,750

Catholic University of Portugal has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine+++
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
LicenciadoBioengineering, Biomedicine, Business Administration, Cinema and Television, Communication Studies, Cultural Studies, Economics, Finance, Information Technology, International Relations, Law, Management, Microbiology, Modern Languages, Museum Studies, Nursing, Nutrition, Pastoral Studies, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Portuguese, Psychology, Restoration of Works of Art, Social and Community Services, Sound Engineering (Acoustics), Spanish, Tourism
MestreAccountancy, Agricultural Engineering, Asian Studies, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Cinema and Television, Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Sciences, Communication Studies, Cultural Studies, Dentistry, Economics, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Educational Sciences, Ethics, Family Studies, Finance, Fine Arts, Food Technology, Foreign Languages Education, Gerontology, Health Sciences, Human Resources, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, International Business, International Law, International Relations, Law, Leadership, Linguistics, Management, Marketing, Microbiology, Museum Studies, Native Language Education, Neurosciences, Nursing, Nutrition, Philosophy, Photography, Political Sciences, Portuguese, Psychology, Religious Studies, Restoration of Works of Art, Social and Community Services, Social Work, Sound Engineering (Acoustics), Special Education, Theology, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation
DoutorBiotechnology, Cognitive Sciences, Communication Studies, Cultural Studies, Educational Sciences, Ethics, Fine Arts, Food Technology, Heritage Preservation, History, International Relations, International Studies, Law, Linguistics, Management, Museum Studies, Nursing, Nutrition, Oenology, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Religious Studies, Restoration of Works of Art, Social and Community Services, Technology, Theology, Translation and Interpretation, Viticulture

General info

Alternative namesUCP
Universidade Catolica Portuguesa
Founded1971
WikipediaCatholic University of Portugal
AccreditationDireção-Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES)
MottoVeritati
Colorsblue, white, gray
Academic structureFaculty of Philosophy and Social Sciences
Faculty of Theology
Catolica-Lisbon School of Business and Economics
Faculty of Human Sciences
Higher Institute for Canon Law
Institute of Health Sciences
Institute for Political Studies
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Biotechnology
Católica Porto Business School
Faculty of Education and Psychology
School of Arts
Institute of Bioethics
Institute of Management and Health Organisations
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)
International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)
Associação das Universidades de Língua Portuguesa (AULP)
Fédération des Universités Catholiques Européennes (FUCE)
Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Portuguesas (CRUP)
Global Federation of Competitiveness Councils
EUROPAEUM

Location and Contacts

AddressPalma de Cima
Lisbon, Lisboa, 1649-023
Portugal
City population507,000
Phone+351 (21) 721 4000
Fax+351 (21) 726 0546

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