Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#3833 of 14,131 In the World
#1038 of 2,785 In Europe
#22 of 95 In Portugal
#2 of 5 In Coimbra
#2692 of 2,714 For Artificial Intelligence (AI)
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
85%
Enrollment
12,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Master
Website
www.ipc.pt
Languages
Portuguese

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate85%
Admissions RequirementsYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment12,500
Full time employee650
Student:staff ratio19:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
993
Citations
13,876

Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
295 / 5,892
Computer Science
200 / 2,196
Medicine
154 / 1,504
Business
141 / 2,158
Chemistry
140 / 2,353
Environmental Science
116 / 2,492
Biology
115 / 1,083
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
112 / 687
Physics
99 / 1,563
Materials Science
87 / 1,432
Mathematics
57 / 1,347
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
52 / 290
Structural Engineering
42 / 1,169
Demography
40 / 312
Psychology
39 / 302
Environmental Management
36 / 820
Economics
35 / 370
Physical Therapy
34 / 438
Automation and Control engineering
31 / 494
Management Information Systems
28 / 192
Nutrition and Food Science
27 / 262
Art & Design
27 / 208
Geography and Cartography
23 / 320
Hospitality and Hotel Management
23 / 355
Marketing
23 / 294
Environmental Economics
21 / 327
Hydrology and Water resources management
19 / 572
Electrical Engineering
19 / 263
Data Science
18 / 653
Systems Engineering
17 / 391
Project Management
16 / 130
Communications and Public Relations
16 / 71
Blockchain and Cryptography
16 / 126
Operations Research
16 / 788
Computer Vision
15 / 140
Agricultural Science
15 / 86
Sports Medicine
15 / 165
Human-Computer Interaction
15 / 116
Political Science
15 / 28
Advertising
15 / 214

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1999 3 1
2000 2 1
2001 2 2
2002 1 0
2003 7 4
2004 9 28
2005 11 47
2006 8 50
2007 6 102
2008 14 110
2009 27 161
2010 28 195
2011 53 241
2012 70 383
2013 54 604
2014 111 830
2015 111 1195
2016 123 1454
2017 106 1563
2018 105 1719
2019 128 2064
2020 104 2900
2021 138 3342

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $1,750$1,750
International students $1,750$1,750

Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities ++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine ++
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
Licenciado Accountancy, Administration, Agricultural Engineering, Agriculture, Aquaculture, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Civil Engineering, Communication Arts, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Design, Dietetics, Education, Education of the Socially Disadvantaged, Electronic Engineering, Fine Arts, Food Science, Gerontology, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Technology, International Business, International Economics, Laboratory Techniques, Leisure Studies, Marketing, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Multimedia, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physiology, Primary Education, Public Administration, Public Health, Radiology, Regional Studies, Secretarial Studies, Social Work, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Sports, Theatre, Tourism
Mestre Accountancy, Adult Education, Agricultural Management, Business Administration, Child Care and Development, Communication Studies, Development Studies, Education, Finance, Gerontology, Health Education, Information Technology, Leisure Studies, Management, Marketing, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Public Administration, Social Work, Special Education, Taxation, Tourism

Notable alumni

  1. Luis de Matos

    Luis de Matos
    Born in
    Mozambique Flag Mozambique
    Years
    1970-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    magician
    Biography

    Luis de Matos is a Portuguese magician. He has been called “the best known illusionist in Portugal” and was the co-winner of the "Golden Grolla" in 2013 alongside Lu Chen and Dynamo.

  2. Francisco Guerreiro

    Francisco Guerreiro
    Born in
    Portugal Flag Portugal
    Years
    1984-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Francisco Guerreiro is a Portuguese politician currently serving as an independent Member of the European Parliament for Portugal, having been elected whilst standing as a candidate for People Animals Nature.

General info

Alternative names IPC
Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra
Founded 1979
Accreditation Direção-Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES)
Motto O futuro construído hoje!
Building the future today!
Colors bordeaux
Academic structure Institute of Accounting and Administration of Coimbra
Institute of Engineering of Coimbra
Coimbra School of Agriculture
College of Education of Coimbra
School of Health Technology of Coimbra
School of Technology and Management of Oliveira do Hospital
Affiliations and memberships Conselho Coordenador dos Institutos Superiores Politécnicos (CCISP)
Professional Inter-university Management for Educational Networking (PRIME Networking)
European University Association (EUA)
Associação das Universidades de Língua Portuguesa (AULP)
Associação Portuguesa de Gestão e Engenharia Industrial (APGEI)
Conselho Empresarial do Centro
Instituto Pedro Nunes (IPN)

Location and Contacts

Address Avenida Dr. Marnoco e Sousa, nº 30
Coimbra, Coimbra, 3000-271
Portugal
City population 143,000
Phone +351 (239) 791 250
Fax +351 (239) 791 262

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