University of the Azores Rankings

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In the World#2033 of 14178
In Europe#677 of 2794
In Portugal#14 of 96
In Ponta Delgada#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
85%
Enrollment
4,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Master
Website
uac.pt
Languages
Portuguese

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,752
Citations
52,096

University of the Azores majors

by publication count

Biology
1,030
Geography
409
Geology
252
Environmental science
129
Business
109
Sociology
77
Psychology
74
Economics
70
Computer science
70
Chemistry
64
Mathematics
54
Political science
48
Philosophy
46
Medicine
45
Art
43
Engineering
24
Physics
14
Materials science
11
History
9

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Geography5944,836
Geology7355,195
Biology107327,765
Philosophy109489
Environmental science12162,798
History122476
Business12682,020
Economics15031,281
Sociology1828440
Art199811
Mathematics22171,274
Political science248088
Physics2836286
Chemistry29571,593
Medicine3347678
Psychology3452361
Engineering3896101
Computer science4089219
Materials science480246

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990512
1991111
1992126
1993414
1994357
19951052
19961045
1997438
19981475
199926150
200022142
200135170
200223244
200341318
200443301
200547464
200665638
200776814
20081021241
20091211523
2010841685
20111402148
20121392669
20131843249
20142153553
20152434359
20161814163
20172044771
20181844691
20192125426
20202136418

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate85%
Admissions RequirementsUniversity degree and professional experience, and individual interview
Academic CalendarOctober to July (October - March; March-July)
Enrollment4,500
Full time employee250
Student:staff ratio18:1

Tuition

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

University of the Azores 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++
LicenciadoAgriculture, Architecture, Biology, Civil Engineering, Civil Security, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Computer Networks, Economics, Education, Electronic Engineering, English, Environmental Management, European Studies, Heritage Preservation, History, Management, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Multimedia, Nursing, Pharmacy, Portuguese, Psychology, Public Relations, Social and Community Services, Sociology, Tourism, Veterinary Science, Western European Studies
MestreAgricultural Engineering, Animal Husbandry, Architecture, Architecture and Planning, Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Economics, Education, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Food Technology, Geology, Health Sciences, Heritage Preservation, History, Hydraulic Engineering, International Business, International Relations, Management, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Modern Languages, Museum Studies, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Regional Studies, Safety Engineering, Seismology, Social Policy, Sociology, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation, Veterinary Science, Water Management
DoutorAgriculture, Biology, Business Administration, Cultural Studies, Economics, Geology, Heritage Preservation, History, Landscape Architecture, Literature, Marine Science and Oceanography

General info

Alternative namesUAc
Universidade dos Açores
Founded1976
WikipediaUniversity of the Azores
AccreditationDireção-Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES)
MottoAo encontro de um ideal
Closer to excellence
Colorspuple, yellow, gray, blue
Academic structureDepartment of Agricultural Sciences
Department of Education
Angra do Heroísmo Nursing School
Department of Oceanography and Phishing

Location and Contacts

AddressRua da Mãe de Deus
Ponta Delgada, Azores, 9500-321
Portugal
City population69,000
Phone+351 (296) 650 000
Fax+351 (296) 650 005

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