The University of Algarve is made up of 73 integrated researchers and 80 researchers hired exclusively and dedicated to creating new knowledge and transferring technology to society. Distributed among 8 research centres, with more than 50 active laboratories, the Institution stands out for the training, quality and experience of hundreds of scientists and research professionals who, with impressive scientific indicators, work daily for the scientific excellence of the Institution.
Capital of the Algarve region, Faro offers excellent living conditions for all its students. Simultaneously close to the mountains and the sea, and with an airport just minutes away, Faro also has pleasant cultural spaces such as the Figuras and Lethes Theatres, the Municipal Library and the Faro Film Club. Cafes, terraces, bars, shops and a network of urban public transport are other reasons why this city is worth choosing. In addition to its diverse built and religious heritage, Faro is a municipality with a natural setting par excellence, bringing together conditions for the practice of nautical and nature activities.
Language(s) of Instruction: Portuguese/English - Bachlor students: Portuguese Language skills are required - B1 English Level (https://www.ualg.pt/en/international-student-other-countries)
Semester Dates: Winter Term: October- Feburary/ Summer Term: Feburary - July
Course Offerings: https://www.ualg.pt/en/oferta-formativa?f%5B0%5D=idioma%3A97
Exchange Places: 2 Bachlor / 2 Master
Costs: There are no additional tuition costs. Additional costs that must be considered are accommodations, meals, and cost of living.
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Heilbronn University is committed to the continuous improvement of environmental performance as a component of sustainable development. For the university, protecting the environment means avoiding risks to people and the environment, continuously reducing resource and energy consumption and minimizing emissions and waste, so that the university makes its contribution to sustainable development.
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