University of Lisbon: Ranking & Review

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Lisbon Rank Portugal Rank World Rank
2 5 491
Top 3%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

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$3,750$1,750

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 namesUL
Universidade de Lisboa
MottoAd lucem
To the Light
AccreditationMinistério da Ciência, Tecnologia e Ensino Superior, Portugal
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association EUA
Asociacion Columbus
European Food Safety Authority EFSA
Euro-Mediterranean University EMUNI
European University Continuing Education Network EUCEN
European Universities Public Relations and Information Officers EUPRIO
Compostela Group of Universities CGU
Tordesillas Group
Heads of University Management and Administration Network in Europe HUMANE
Observatory Magna Charta Universitatum
Port-city University League PUL
Network of Universities from the Capitals of Europe UNICA
Academic structureFaculty of Fine Arts
Faculty of Sciences
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Letters
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Dental Medicine
Faculty of Psychology
Institute of Education
Institute of Geography and Territorial Planning
Institute of Social Sciences
Entity typeFor-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff1,250
Student/staff ratio18
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressAlameda da Universidade
Lisbon, Lisboa, 1649-004
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+351 (21) 796 7624
Fax+351 (21) 793 3624

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