Universidade Fernando Pessoa

country rank  21
world rank  3661

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University Overview

Founded in 1996, Universidade Fernando Pessoa (Fernando Pessoa University) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Porto (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Ponte de Lima. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministério da Ciência, Tecnologia e Ensino Superior, Portugal (Ministry of Science, Technology and Higher Education, Portugal), Universidade Fernando Pessoa (UFP) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universidade Fernando Pessoa (UFP) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 22 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Fernando Pessoa University
Acronym UFP
Founded 1996
Motto Nova et Nove
New things in new ways
Colours Yellow and dark green

University Location

Address Praça 9 de Abril, 349
Porto (population range: 250,000-499,999)
4249-004 Porto
Portugal
T +351 (22) 507 1300
F +351 (22) 550 8269
Other locations Ponte de Lima

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Praça 9 de Abril, 349
Porto 4249-004
+351 (22) 507 1335

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universidade Fernando Pessoa's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministério da Ciência, Tecnologia e Ensino Superior, Portugal


Year of first Accreditation

1996

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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