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Study exchange with Universidade do Porto (University of Porto)

Located in Portugal’s second largest city, the origins of the University of Porto (UP) date back to the 18th century, when it provided education in science, arts and humanities, before gaining official university status in 1911.

UP today comprises 14 faculties, 15 schools, including a business school, and 51 scientific research institutions spread across three campuses. It offers around 600 programmes, from degrees to professional training courses.

It provides a wide and diverse academic portfolio and adopts ‘hands on’ teaching methods by way of equipping graduates with practical skills needed in the job market. Consequently, the university boasts high graduate employment rates for its graduates.


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Level of Study

Undergraduate, Postgraduate


One semester (study exchange), Full academic year (study exchange)

Duration - More Information

Students can undertake an exchange for one semester or one academic year

Students must seek permission from their School before applying for this programme

How to Apply

Please contact your International Exchange Advisor as outlined in the following link


Details for the relevant academic contact in your School is listed here

Further Information

Cost Details

Potentially eligible for a funding Grant

Please contact for further information