University of Coimbra

Where dreams have no limits
The University of Coimbra (UC) is a public higher education institution located in city of Coimbra in the Centre Region of Portugal. UC excels in several scientific fields, from Humanities and Social Sciences to Engineering, Law, Exact and Health Sciences. It is part of the Shanghai Ranking of the best 500 universities in the world and it is classified as a 5-stars top university by the QS Stars University Ratings in the areas of innovation, research, internationalisation, facilities and inclusiveness. At Coimbra teaching and research are closely linked, and simultaneously the University promotes excellence in both areas. This is demonstrated by the volume of our scientific publications, innovation and discoveries in many scientific fields. The numerous national and international distinctions gained by our teaching and research staff attest to the wide recognition of this fact. 10 REASONS TO CHOOSE UC 1. Academic quality 2. Advanced scientific production 3. Internationally recognised degrees 4. World Heritage leading university 5. Cosmopolitan environment with students from more than 100 countries 6. Modern and safe university town 7. Complete and efficient network of student support services 8. Excellent public healthcare services 9. Intensive cultural and sports’ life 10. Fast and economic connections to all European countries.

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