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Universidade de Macau

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Established in 1981, the Universidade de Macau (University of Macau) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Macao (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Officially recognized by the Gabinete do Secretário para os Assuntos Sociais e Cultura, Macau (Office of the Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture of Macao), Universidade de Macau (UM) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Macau higher education institution. Universidade de Macau (UM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 42-year-old Macau higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UM also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Universidade de Macau's Control Typepublic


Universidade de Macau's Entity Typenon-profit


Universidade de Macau' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized


Universidade de Macau's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (Non Latin) 澳門大學
Name (English) University of Macau
Acronym UM
Founded 1981
Motto Humanity, integrity, propriety, wisdom and sincerity
Colours Blue, red and gold
Video Presentation

n.a.; please submit an official Universidade de Macau general video presentation.

University Location

Address Avenida da Universidade, Taipa
Universidade de Macau's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Universidade de Macau Phone Number +853 8822 8833
Universidade de Macau Fax Number +853 8822 8822

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Universidade de Macau's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Universidade de Macau's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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You can also explore our new A-Z Guide to 8,100 University Programs, Courses and Degrees to learn more about study outlines and typical duration, tuition ranges, career prospects, salary expectations of each course/program/degree.

Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Universidade de Macau's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Universidade de Macau.

Universidade de Macau: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-4,999 US$
(2,280-4,555 Euro)
Not reported
10,000-12,499 US$
(9,110-11,390 Euro)
Not reported

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Applying for admission is the first step towards achieving students' academic and career goals and accessing the many opportunities and resources that a university has to offer. Read our "Introduction to University Admissions" article to learn more.

Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Universidade de Macau's admission information.

Universidade de Macau's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Universidade de Macau's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Universidade de Macau a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Universidade de Macau's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Universidade de Macau's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Universidade de Macau's Admission Office Admission Office

Registry, Room G002, Administration Building N6, University of Macau, Avenida da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China
Macau 999078
8822 4007

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Size and Profile


University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.

Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Universidade de Macau.

Universidade de Macau's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Universidade de Macau has an enrollment range of 10,000-14,999 students making it a large-sized institution.

Universidade de Macau's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 600-699 academic employees (Faculty).

Universidade de Macau's Control Type Control Type

Universidade de Macau is a public higher education institution.

Universidade de Macau's Entity Type Entity Type

Universidade de Macau is a non-profit higher education institution.

Universidade de Macau's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Universidade de Macau's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Universidade de Macau does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


What are the most common University facilities and services? Read our two guide articles about University Facilities and University Services to learn more.

University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Universidade de Macau's main facilities:

Universidade de Macau's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Universidade de Macau's Library

Universidade de Macau's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

Universidade de Macau's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Universidade de Macau's main services:

Universidade de Macau's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Universidade de Macau's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Universidade de Macau's Distance Learning Distance Learning

Not reported

Universidade de Macau's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Universidade de Macau's Career Services Career Services

This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Universidade de Macau's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Universidade de Macau is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Gabinete do Secretário para os Assuntos Sociais e Cultura, Macau

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Universidade de Macau's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • CPA Australia
  • Association of International Accountants (AIA)
  • Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
  • Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA)
  • Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA)
  • Seoul Accord
  • Washington Accord
  • The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE)

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Memberships and Affiliations


University memberships and affiliations to external organizations can be important for several reasons... read our article about university affiliations and memberships to learn more.

Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Universidade de Macau's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • International Association of Universities (IAU)
  • International Association of University Presidents (IAUP)
  • Conselho de Reitores das Universidades Portuguesas (CRUP)
  • Associação das Universidades de Língua Portuguesa (AULP)
  • International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE)
  • Eurasia-Pacific Uninet
  • CES (Council for European Studies)
  • Asia-Pacific Higher Education Research Network (APHERN)
  • University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (UMAP)
  • US University Mobility in Asia and the Pacific (US UMAP)

Academic Structure


Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.

Academic Structure

uniRank shows a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Universidade de Macau 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


Social Media


Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Read our article about the importance of Social Media for universities and prospective students to learn more.

Social Media

uniRank publishes brief reviews, rankings and metrics of some Universidade de Macau's social media channels as a starting point for comparison and an additional selection tool for potential applicants.

Facebook Facebook

Universidade de Macau's Facebook page Universidade de Macau's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)

Universidade de Macau's X (formerly Twitter) page Universidade de Macau's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

Universidade de Macau's YouTube channel Universidade de Macau's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

Universidade de Macau's Instagram page Universidade de Macau's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

Universidade de Macau's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok


Free Online Courses

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