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University of Minho

 

Street: Largo do Paço25_img
Postcode: P-4704-553
City: Braga
Country: Portugal
Phone: +351 253 60 2100
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History and Objectives:

University of Minho (Uminho), founded in 1973, is one of the then named "New Universities" that, at that time, deeply changed the landscape of higher education in Portugal. The level of the scientific, technological and cultural activity of the University has granted its international recognition. The reputation of UMI is reinforced by demonstrative projects, namely: formats the introduction of teaching methodologies, the offer of teaching typologies that address new audiences, the configuration of innovative interfaces, consistent with the scientific structure, and subject to entrepreneurial management.

 

Governing Team:

Senate, Academic Council, Administrative Council and Rectorate. Rector, 3 Vice-Rectors and 2 Pro-Rectors.

 

Grounds:

Gualtar (Braga) and Azurém (Guimarães).

 

Departments:

The University is organized in Schools and Institutes: Engineering, Sciences, Economics and Management, Arts and Humanities, Law, Health Sciences, Architecture, Social Sciences, Child Studies, Education and Psychology and Nursing.

 

International Programmes:

Uminho considers internationalization a priority and is highly involved in several academic mobility, cooperation and research programmes and initiatives, such as SOCRATES (Erasmus, Minerva, Comenius, Grundtvig and accompanying measures), Leonardo da Vinci, aLFA, TEMPUS, Asia-Link, Jean Monnet, the Framework Programmes for RTD, cooperation with third countries, among others. ECTS Label and Diploma Supplement Label.

 

Calendar:

September-January (1st term) and February-June (2nd term). Examinations are in January and June. Re-sits take place in February, July and September. Summer courses of Language and Culture for Foreign Students.

 

Degrees:

Uminho, as a higher education institution (University), awards Graduate (Licenciado), Master and Doctorate degrees. Uminho currently offers 52 Licenciatura (Undergraduate) Degree Courses, 80 Master Degree Programmes, 60 Specialization Courses and around 40 PhD Programmes/Areas in Architecture, Engineering, Sciences, Arts and Humanities, Economics, Business and Political Sciences, Social Sciences, Education and Psychology, Early Childhood and Elementary Education, and Health Sciences.


Licenciatura Degrees (240-300 ECTS credits):
Apparel Engineering
Applied Biology
Applied Chemistry-Specialization in Plastic Materials
Applied Chemistry-Specialization in Quality of Textile Materials
Applied Foreign Languages
Applied Mathematics
Archaeology
Architecture
Biological Engineering
Biology and Geology (Teacher Training)
Biomedical Engineering
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Communication Studies
Communications Engineering
Computer Science and Systems Engineering
Early Childhood Education
Economics
Education
Elementary Education
English and German Studies
Fashion Design and Marketing
Geography and Planning
Geology-Specialization in Resources and Planning
History
History (Teacher Training)
Industrial Electronics and Computers Engineering
Industrial Management and Engineering
International Business
International Relations
Law
Management
Management and Informatics
Materials Engineering
Mathematics
Mathematics and Computer Science
Mechanical Engineering
Medicine
Nursing
Optometry and Vision Sciences
Oriental Studies
Philosophy
Physics
Physics and Chemistry (Teacher Training)
Polymer Engineering
Portuguese and English Studies
Portuguese and French Studies
Portuguese and German Studies
Portuguese Studies
Psychology
Public Administration
Sociology
Textile Engineering