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

Reitor da U.Porto | Sebastião Feyo de Azevedo
Sebastião Feyo de Azevedo, 19th Rector of the University of Porto (2014-2018)

THE CAMPUS Know more

COMMUNITY Know more

EDUCATION Know more

RESEARCH Know more

  • 49 Research Units Know more
  • 17.442 Papers published on Web of Science (ISI - WoS) between 2010 and 2014 Know more
  • 23.4% of portuguese papers indexed on ISI - WoS Know more

INNOVATION Know more

  • 183 Active Patents (in Portugal and abroad)
  • 203 Spin-off e star-ups companies (including graduated companies)
  • 258 Communications of inventions Saber mais
  • 20 Active Licensed technologies Saber mais
  • 1.832 Jobs created from the companies incubated in UPTEC - Science and Technology Park of the University of Porto Know more

INTERNATIONAL Know more

  • 702 Cooperation Agreements with foreign universities Know more
  • 1.805 Partner higher education institutions Know more
  • 3.616 International Students
  • 1.652 International Students enrolled
  • 1.964 International Students in mobility
  • 167 Countries

LIVING Know more

  • 9 Halls of Residence Know more
  • 21 Canteens and bars Know more
  • 5.517 Scholarship Students (SASUP) Know more
  • 4.777 Medical and psychological support consultations Know more
  • 191 Medals earned in the University National Championships (CNU's) Know more

FINANCIAL INFORMATION

  • 222.6 Income (milions of euros)
  • 113.1 State Budget
  • 109.5 Own Revenue

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