University of Coimbra: Ranking & Review

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Coimbra Rank Portugal Rank World Rank
1 2 299
Top 2%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate45%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment22,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$1,750$3,750
International students$8,750$3,750

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++++

General info

Alternative namesUC
Universidade de Coimbra
MottoInsignia Universitatis Conimbrigensis
To put a mark upon the whole Coimbra
AccreditationMinistério da Ciência, Tecnologia e Ensino Superior, Portugal
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association EUA
Coimbra Group
Utrecht Network
Association for Innovation and Biomedical Research on Light and Image AIBILI
Association for the Development of Industrial Aerodynamics ADAI
Academic structureFaculty of Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Sciences and Technology
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Economics
Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences
Faculty of Sport Sciences and Physical Education
College of Arts
Institute for Interdisciplinary Research
Institute of Nuclear Sciences Applied to Health
Colorsgreen, black, white
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff1,750
Student/staff ratio13
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressPaço das Escolas
Coimbra, Coimbra, 3004-531
Urbanization levelUrban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+351 (239) 859 810
Fax+351 (239) 825 841

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