• General Information

    Full Name of University:

    Universidade de Coimbra

    Number of MAUI semesters you can accept during 2016/17 (not students):

    6 Students (3 Per Semester)

    General University Website:

    Click here.

    International Office/Website for Incoming Students:

    Click here.

    Contact people for incoming students:

    Teresa Silva, Dr.
    Divisão de Relações Internacionais
    Colégio de S. Jerónimo, Largo D. Dinis
    3001-401 Coimbra

    Contact people for outgoing students:

    Ana Isabel Ferreira, Dr.
    Divisão de Relações Internacionais
    Colégio de S. Jerónimo, Largo D. Dinis
    3001-401 Coimbra

    Application website. If paper only, please write “paper only.”

    Click hereClick here for directions

    How does the application and admissions process differ for undergraduate versus graduates?

    Click here

    Other important notes

    Last updated

    31 March 2017

  • Academics

    Areas of study open to undergraduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    All fields of study are open as long as the student's curriculum is fit to apply.

    Open undergraduate areas of study taught in English (list explicitly)

    Check Catalog

    Are graduate areas open for exchange?

    Yes

    Areas of study open to graduate exchange students (list explicitly)

    All areas are open to application but subject to case by case evaluation.

    Open graduate areas of study taught in English (list explicitly)

    Check Catalog

    Can advanced undergraduate students take graduate level courses?

    Yes

    Can graduate student take undergraduate level courses?

    Yes

    Areas of study restricted to prior bilateral agreements between exchange departments or faculties

     All areas are open to application but subject to case by case evaluation.

    Areas of study not available to exchange students

     All areas are open to application but subject to case by case evaluation.

    Websites for course offerings

    Click here

    Required minimum and maximum number of credits available through the exchange

    For both undergraduate & graduate

    N/A

    Are summer courses available as exchange (non fee-paying)?

    If so, please provide summer school website.

    No

    Do students register for classes in advance or upon arrival?

    In advance

    Are prior arrangements needed to secure a visa before arrival in country?

    Yes. All students who are not european citizens must have a VISA for studies.

    Language Requirements

    Click here.

    Language test certificate required?

    If so, which and when: before admission or upon arrival?

     N/A

    Preparatory language course for incoming students?

    Indicate dates and costs

    Yes. Click here

    Are there any special advising or registrations concerns that students should be aware of? Are services available to assist in registration or course selection?

    The International Relations Unit and the field of studies coordinators.

    Additional Notes

    Last updated

    31 March 2017

  • Dates

    Application deadline for each term

    Semester 1: March 1st until the 15th of July.
    Semester 2: September 1st until the 15th of December.

    Academic Calendar

    Please list exact dates

    Academic Schedule

    Examination period(s)

    Exam Schedule

    If there is a break between the academic course calendar and exams, can arrangements be made so the student may take exams early?

    (i.e. semester ends in December and exams are late January).

    No

    Orientation session(s) for incoming students

    Is it mandatory, indicate dates and costs

    First week of September, usually all activities are free of charges.

    Course registration deadline

    N/A

    Last updated

    31 March 2017

  • Costs

    Total cost estimates per month in Euro

    (broken down below)

    Housing

    It varies depending on the option. For prices information please check the website.

    Meals

    Student restaurants - from 2,40€ to +/- 5,00

    Course Materials

    +/- 100€

    Local Transportation

    3 Tickets: 2,20€ | 11 Tickets: 6,40€ | Monthly Card: 22€

    Health Insurance

    Students have to provide for it before coming.

    Other

    (please indicate and specify any mandatory additional fees)

    Is comparable health insurance coverage from abroad allowed/not allowed?

    If not, please include fees in “other” field above.

    Yes

    Additional Notes

    Last Updated

    31 March 2017

  • Housing and Student Life

    Is housing assistance available? How do students apply, and is it guaranteed?

    Yes

    Housing options

    Click here

    Housing Website and Contact Person(s)

    Click here
    E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Mobility students:  Tel:+351 239 101 282

    Do students apply for housing with their regular application or is it separate?

    Students apply through the above mentioned website.

    Is housing available between breaks in the term?

    Yes

    Is there a campus meal plan?

    Yes

    Are health facilities available at the university?

    Yes

    Are internships available?

    Yes

    Are student jobs available/allowed?

    No

    Additional Notes

    Last Updated

    31 March 2017

  • Promotional Materials

    Please add links to promotional materials below

    Please keep in mind that these resources are here for partners to use to promote exchanges; this is not itself a promotional website. As such, please simply link to your promotional materials and refrain from embedding video or images on this page.

    University Video:

    University Image Library:

    University or Departmental Brochures:

    Last Updated

    23 May 2017