University of Minho Rankings

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In the World#489 of 14178
In Europe#178 of 2794
In Portugal#5 of 96
In Braga#1 of 1
In Philosophy#121 of 5,138

Quick Review

Enrollment
19,077
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Portuguese;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
35,280
Citations
766,130

University of Minho majors

by publication count

Materials science
5,359
Computer science
5,191
Chemistry
3,672
Psychology
2,560
Biology
2,384
Engineering
2,371
Medicine
2,080
Political science
1,206
Mathematics
1,135
Business
1,049
Sociology
908
Philosophy
888
Physics
825
Economics
683
Art
666
Geography
485
Environmental science
391
Geology
284
History
93

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Materials science225137,828
Philosophy2361,670
Art2371,069
Engineering28335,969
Economics40818,857
Business43116,033
Sociology43612,053
Political science4504,551
Chemistry469104,463
Computer science49347,436
Physics57533,769
Psychology58936,521
Biology67184,998
History697269
Mathematics70417,892
Environmental science7167,821
Geography7373,439
Geology7894,345
Medicine95426,787

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19902091
199127105
199229127
199346162
199456170
199573251
199666227
1997104322
1998133558
1999191676
20002311101
20013201377
20023511965
20034682987
20045973846
20057115047
20068446869
20079299636
2008113113035
2009131616353
2010152421273
2011172927259
2012228533706
2013228140929
2014246746901
2015248951720
2016250954267
2017277258178
2018262456038
2019266267095
2020240477250

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate and entrance examination, or recognized foreign equivalent
Academic CalendarSeptember to July (September - February; February- July)
Enrollment19,077
Full time employee1,284
Student:staff ratio15:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$1,750$6,250
International students$1,750$1,750

University of Minho 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+++
LicenciadoAccountancy, Archaeology, Architecture, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Chinese, Civil Engineering, Civil Security, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Criminal Law, Criminology, Cultural Studies, Economics, Education, Electronic Engineering, Engineering Management, English, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, European Languages, Fashion Design, French, Geography (Human), Geology, German, History, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Management, Information Sciences, Information Technology, International Business, International Relations, Italian, Japanese, Law, Literature, Management, Marketing, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Modern Languages, Music, Nursing, Optometry, Oriental Studies, Philosophy, Physical Engineering, Physics, Political Sciences, Polymer and Plastics Technology, Portuguese, Primary Education, Psychology, Public Administration, Regional Planning, Russian, Sociology, Spanish, Statistics, Telecommunications Engineering, Textile Technology, Theatre, Visual Arts
MestreAccountancy, Administrative Law, Applied Chemistry, Archaeology, Architectural Restoration, Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Automation and Control Engineering, Banking, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Biophysics, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Chinese, Civil Engineering, Civil Law, Commercial Law, Communication Studies, Computer Education, Computer Engineering, Computer Networks, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Cultural Studies, Design, Earth Sciences, Ecology, Economics, Education, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Engineering Management, English, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, European Union Law, Fashion Design, Finance, Fiscal Law, Food Science, Food Technology, Foreign Languages Education, Genetics, Geography, German, Health Administration, Health Sciences, Heritage Preservation, History, Human Resources, Human Rights, Humanities and Social Science Education, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Technology, International Business, International Economics, International Law, International Relations, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Mathematics Education, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Modern Languages, Molecular Biology, Multimedia, Music Education, Nanotechnology, Native Language Education, Neurosciences, Nursing, Optometry, Philosophy, Physical Engineering, Physics, Political Sciences, Polymer and Plastics Technology, Portuguese, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Production Engineering, Psychology, Public Administration, Safety Engineering, Science Education, Secondary Education, Social Sciences, Sociology, Spanish, Special Education, Statistics, Teacher Training, Technology, Telecommunications Engineering, Textile Design, Textile Technology, Translation and Interpretation
DoutorAgricultural Business, Applied Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, Aquaculture, Archaeology, Architecture, Bioengineering, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Child Care and Development, Civil Engineering, Communication Studies, Comparative Literature, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Economics, Educational Sciences, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Food Technology, Geography, Geology, Health Sciences, History, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, International Relations, Law, Leadership, Literature, Marine Science and Oceanography, Marketing, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Modern Languages, Molecular Biology, Natural Resources, Nutrition, Optometry, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Polymer and Plastics Technology, Psychology, Sociology, Technology, Telecommunications Engineering, Textile Technology, Waste Management

General info

Alternative namesUMinho
Universidade do Minho
Founded1973
WikipediaUniversity of Minho
AccreditationDireção-Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES)
MottoUniversidade sem muros
University Without Walls
Colorsred, white
Academic structureCalouste Gulbenkian Nursing School
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association (EUA)

Location and Contacts

AddressLargo do Paço
Braga, Braga, 4704-553
Portugal
City population181,000
Phone+351 (253) 601 109
Fax+351 (253) 601 105

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