University of Porto (U.Porto)

U.PORTO is one of the largest higher education and research institutions in Portugal with around 31,700 students, 2,500 academics and researchers and 1,700 administrative staff. It has 14 Faculties, 1 Business School and 60 Research Units located in 3 campuses within Porto. U.PORTO is the 1st choice of around 24% of the PT applicants to the public Higher Education System and is also the leading producer of science in Portugal, responsible for 23% of the scientific articles produced in the country (annual growth rate of 14% since 2006). Its research labs’ contribution is crucial for the results of the scientific production, namely in the fields of health and life sciences; engineering/technology; natural sciences; agricultural and veterinarian sciences and education. U.PORTO provides a vast academic offer in all fields of study with more than 600 degrees at undergraduate, master and doctoral levels as well as professional training programmes.

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