University of Coimbra

University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal

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The University of Coimbra (UC; Portuguese: Universidade de Coimbra, pronounced: [univɨɾsiˈdad(ɨ) dɨ kuˈĩbɾɐ]) is a Portuguese public university in Coimbra, Portugal. Established in 1290 in Lisbon, it went through a number of relocations until it was moved permanently to its current city in 1537, being one of the oldest universities in continuous operation in the world, the oldest university of Portugal, and one of the country's largest higher education and research institutions.

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Administrative staff: 1,359

Students: Colours      forest green (University)      yellow (Medicine)      red (Law)       

Undergraduates: 9,589

Postgraduates: 13,363

Male students 45 : 55 Female students

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Ahmadreza Mahmoudsaleh

Ahmadreza Mahmoudsaleh

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Ahmadreza Mahmoudsaleh has applied to University of Coimbra

Applied for PhD Electrical and Computer Engineering in University of Coimbra for October, 2020 intak...


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Seyed M. Khatami

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Seyed M. Khatami has applied to University of Coimbra

Applied for Masters Pounding philosophy in University of Coimbra for January, 2023 intake. The appl...


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Received admit for PhD Physics in University of Coimbra for September, 2020 intake. The application...
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