The University of Minho (UMinho) is a vibrant young Portuguese university. Founded in 1973, its academic activity started in 1974. There are three campi - Gualtar Campus, Azurém Campus and Couros Campus- located in two charming historical cities – Braga
As recognition of its quality, the UMinho has risen, year after year, among the top universities in the world in the Times Higher Education 150 Under 50 (THE), i.e. a ranking of the top 150 universities under 50 years old. The University of Minho, is also a front runner in the renowned CWTS Leiden Ranking that measures quality and impact of scientific production worldwide.
Learn more about our Bachelors and Integrated Masters, Masters and Doctorate courses and please consult the specific information concerning conditions for admission to each degree programme.
UMinho also provides a Preparation Course for International Students
designed for students who have completed upper/secondary education abroad and wish to have preparation before enrolling on a Bachelors and Integrated Masters course.
Here on our website you can find information concerning practical issues with great importance for any student wishing to attend the University of Minho, such as accomodation
, cost of living
and University infrastructure
, among other information. Please explore our website and contact us by email
if you have questions, comments or concerns.
UMinho is a successful and inclusive university, with the open doors to international students, for those seeking a high-quality institution in higher education, deeply embedded in top research, and with a warm interpersonal environment.
Come study with us!