Reitoria
The Rectorate Building of the University of Porto, with the Torre dos Clérigos (Cleric's Tower) in background.

FOUNDATION Know more

22 March 1911.

MISSION Know more

Our mission is to create scientific, cultural and artistic knowledge, to provide higher education that is firmly rooted in research, to valorize knowledge both socially and economically, and to actively participate in the progress of the communities in which we are involved.

MOTO

Virtus unita fortius agit (Union is strength).

LOGO

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THE RECTOR Know more

António Sousa Pereira, 20th Rector of the University of Porto (2018-2022)

THE CAMPUS Know more

COMMUNITY Know more

EDUCATION Know more

RESEARCH Know more

  • 49 Research Units Saber mais
  • 20.388 Papers published on Web of Science (ISI - WoS) between 2012 and 2016 Saber mais
  • 24,8% of portuguese papers indexed on ISI - WoS Saber mais

INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP Know more

  • 242 Active Patents (in Portugal and abroad) Saber mais
  • 31 Communications of inventions (processed) Saber mais
  • 245Spin-off e star-ups companies (including graduated companies) under the UPTEC - Science and Technology Park of the University of PortoSaber mais
  • 2.400 Jobs created from the companies incubated in UPTEC Know more

INTERNATIONAL Know more

  • 4.421 International Students
  • 1.903 International Students enrolled (full degree)
  • 2.518 International Students in mobility IN
  • 1.204 U.Port oStudents in mobility OUT
  • 2.054 Cooperation Agreements with foreign universities
  • 1.151 Partner higher education institutions Saber mais

LIVING Know more

  • 10 Halls of Residence Saber mais
  • 20 Canteens, restaurants and bars Saber mais
  • 5.790 Scholarship Students (SASUP) Saber mais
  • 4.326 Medical and psychological support consultations Saber mais
  • 199 Medals earned in the Sports University National Championships (CNU's) Saber mais
  • 142.331 Uses of the UPFit Sports Program Saber mais

FINANCIAL INFORMATION

  • 218.1 Income (thousands of euros)
  • 120.7 State Budget (thousands of euros)
  • 97.4 Own Revenue (thousands of euros)

Note: For further informations, check the Facts & Figures of the U.Porto.