Instituto Politec de Viana do Castelo

Viana do Castelo, Portugal
Empfohlene Studiengänge: IBIS/TM/HM/WMM (kein Kursspezifisches WMM Angebot)

About the University

The Polytechnic Institute of Viana do Castelo (IPVC) is a relatively new higher education institution (created in 1980)
that has developed rapidly over the last few years to become a major provider of higher education in peripheral
northern Portugal. Its location in rural northern Portugal has resulted in its developing a clear focus upon strategies
for regional development.

About the Location

Viana do Castelo is the most northern North Atlantic City in Portugal, 30 minutes from Oporto's International airport.
Served by major highways and a sea port, it is of easy reach. Visitors can savor the remarkable quality of life enjoyed
by its inhabitants in safety and tranquility, as well as the richness of its natural, monumental and historic heritage, and
its excellent cultural, sporting and social facilities. Viana's diverse landscape, including river, mountain and sea, dazzles
the senses and offers a healthy and pleasant environment for a variety of leisure pursuits.

Important Information for Studying at this Partner University

Language(s) of Instruction: Portuguese/English - Language Requirements: B2 Level in English or Portugese language

Semester Dates: Winter Term: September - Feburary / Summer Term: Feburary - June

Course Offerings:

Exchange Places: 2 Bachelor / 2 Master

Costs: There are no additional tuition costs. Additional costs that must be considered are accommodations, meals, and cost of living.

Environmental Impact of Studying Abroad

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