top General Information


Street:Campus Universitário de Santiago


Post Code:3810-193


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Institution Funding



Founded 1973

Academic Year

September to July (September-January; February-July)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate and entrance examination



Accrediting Agency

Direção-Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES)

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Paulo Jorge Ferreira

Job title:Rector

Senior Administrative Officer : Artur Manuel Soares da Silva

Job title:Vice-rector

Senior Administrative Officer : Jorge Manuel Pereira Baptista Lopes

Job title:Administrator

International Relations Officer : João Coutinho

Job title:Pro-rector, Internationalisation

top Divisions

Department/Division : Biology

Fields of study:Biology, Geology, Science Education

Department/Division : Chemistry

Fields of study:Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Marine Engineering

Department/Division : Civil Engineering

Fields of study:Civil Engineering

Department/Division : Communication and Art

Fields of study:Communication Studies, Design, Information Technology, Multimedia, Music, Music Education

Department/Division : Economics, Management, Industrial Engineering and Tourism

Fields of study:Accountancy, Economics, Environmental Management, Industrial Management, Information Management, Management, Tourism

Department/Division : Education and Psychology

Fields of study:Art Education, Clinical Psychology, Education, Educational Sciences, Educational Technology, Mathematics Education, Pedagogy, Preschool Education, Psychology, Science Education

Department/Division : Electronics, Telecommunications and Computer Engineering

Fields of study:Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Information Technology, Telecommunications Engineering

Department/Division : Environment and Planning

Fields of study:Ecology, Environmental Engineering, Geology

Department/Division : Geosciences

Fields of study:Biology, Geological Engineering, Geology

Department/Division : Languages and Cultures

Fields of study:Cultural Studies, International Business, Literature, Modern Languages, Publishing and Book Trade, Translation and Interpretation

Department/Division : Materials and Ceramic Engineering

Fields of study:Ceramics and Glass Technology, Materials Engineering, Nanotechnology

Department/Division : Mathematics

Fields of study:Applied Mathematics, Mathematics

Department/Division : Mechanical Engineering

Fields of study:Mechanical Engineering

Department/Division : Medical Sciences

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Rehabilitation and Therapy

Department/Division : Physics

Fields of study:Geophysics, Marine Science and Oceanography, Meteorology, Physical Engineering, Physics

Department/Division : Social, Political and Territorial Sciences

Fields of study:Administration, Chinese, Government, Higher Education, Management, Political Sciences, Public Administration, Regional Planning, Science Education, Social Policy, Social Sciences, Town Planning

Institute : Accounting and Administration

Fields of study:Accountancy, Finance, Marketing, Public Administration

More details:ISCA

Research Division : Aveiro Materials (CICECO)

Research Division : Biomedicine of Aveiro (IBIMED)

Research Division : Communication, Information and Digital Culture (CIC-DIGITAL)

Fields of study:Communication Studies, Information Technology

Research Division : Construction Risk and Sustainability (RISCO)

Research Division : Design, Media and Culture (ID+)

Research Division : Didactic Research and Technology in Training of Trainers (CIDTFF)

Fields of study:Educational Technology, Pedagogy

Research Division : Digital Media and Interaction (DigiMedia)

Research Division : Electronic and Computer Engineering of Aveiro (IEETA)

Fields of study:Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering

Research Division : Environmental and Marine Studies (CESAM)

Fields of study:Earth Sciences, Environmental Studies, Marine Science and Oceanography

Research Division : Ethnomusicology - Music and Dance Studies (INET-Md)

Research Division : Geobiosciences, Geotechnologies and Geo-engineering (GEOBIOTEC)

Research Division : Governance, Competitiveness and Public Policy (GOVCOPP)

Research Division : Health Technologies and Services (CINTESIS)

Research Division : Higher Education Policy (CIPES)

Research Division : Languages, Literatures and Cultures (CLLC)

Fields of study:Cultural Studies, Modern Languages

Research Division : Mathematics and Applications (CIDMA)

Fields of study:Applied Mathematics

Research Division : Mechanical and Automation Technology (TEMA)

Fields of study:Electronics and Automation, Mechanical Engineering

Research Division : Nanostructures, Nanomodeling and Nanofabrication (I3N-FSCOSD)

Research Division : Organic Chemistry of Natural and Agrifood Products (QOPNA)

Fields of study:Food Technology, Organic Chemistry

Research Division : REQUIMTE - Associate Laboratory for Green Chemistry - Clean Technologies and Processes

Research Division : Telecommunications (IT)

Fields of study:Information Technology, Telecommunications Engineering

More details:IT

Research Division : William James (WJCR)

School : Design, Production Technology and Management

Fields of study:Design, Industrial Management, Production Engineering

More details:Aveiro Norte (ESAN)

School : Health Sciences

Fields of study:Gerontology, Health Sciences, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Radiology, Speech Therapy and Audiology

More details:Polytechnic - ESSUA

School : Technology and Management

Fields of study:Administration, Archiving, Business and Commerce, Documentation Techniques, Electronic Engineering, Information Technology, Public Administration

More details:Águeda - ESTGA

top Degrees


Fields of study:Accountancy, Arts and Humanities, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Design, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Finance, Geology, Geophysics, Heritage Preservation, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Technology, Management, Marine Science and Oceanography, Marketing, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Meteorology, Modern Languages, Music, Nursing, Physical Engineering, Physical Therapy, Primary Education, Production Engineering, Psychology, Public Administration, Radiology, Secretarial Studies, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Technology, Telecommunications Engineering, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation


Fields of study:Accountancy, Administration, Applied Mathematics, Arts and Humanities, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Cell Biology, Chinese, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cultural Studies, Earth Sciences, Ecology, Economics, Education, Electronics and Automation, Energy Engineering, Environmental Studies, Finance, Fine Arts, Foreign Languages Education, Geological Engineering, Geology, Gerontology, Heritage Preservation, Humanities and Social Science Education, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering, Literature, Management, Marine Biology, Marine Science and Oceanography, Marketing, Mathematics, Mathematics Education, Medical Technology, Meteorology, Microbiology, Modern Languages, Molecular Biology, Multimedia, Music, Music Education, Native Language Education, Neurological Therapy, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Physics, Political Sciences, Portuguese, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Production Engineering, Protective Services, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Regional Planning, Science Education, Secondary Education, Speech Therapy and Audiology, Statistics, Tourism, Town Planning, Toxicology, Translation and Interpretation


Fields of study:Accountancy, Applied Mathematics, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Cultural Studies, Design, Earth Sciences, Ecology, Economics, Education, Educational Technology, Electrical Engineering, Energy Engineering, Engineering Management, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Food Technology, Geology, Gerontology, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Technology, Literature, Marine Science and Oceanography, Marketing, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Meteorology, Modern Languages, Music, Nanotechnology, Natural Sciences, Nutrition, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Physical Engineering, Physics, Political Sciences, Polymer and Plastics Technology, Psychology, Rehabilitation and Therapy, Science Education, Social Policy, Telecommunications Engineering, Tourism, Translation and Interpretation


Also Specialization Courses

top Academic Periodicals


Revista LINHAS

Main Press

Comissão Editorial

top Student & Staff Numbers


Statistics Year:2019-2020

Full Time Total:1000


Statistics Year:2019-2020


Updated on 18-11-2019