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

  • 335 Active Patents (in Portugal and abroad) Saber mais
  • 91 U.Porto Spin-offs Saber mais
  • 259 Spin-off e start-ups companies (including graduated companies) under the UPTEC - Science and Technology Park of the University of PortoSaber mais

INTERNATIONAL Know more

  • 6.334 International Students
  • 3.498 International Students enrolled (full degree)
  • 2.835 International Students in mobility IN
  • 2.217 U.Porto Students in mobility OUT
  • 107 Coutries and Nationalities
  • 123 European Doctorates

LIVING Know more

  • 9 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

  • ¤232.2m Income
  • ¤122.7m State Budget
  • ¤109.5m Own Revenue

Note: For further informations, check the U.Porto Reports.