University of Coimbra

University of Coimbra (Universidade de Coimbra) is one of 29 universities included in U-Multirank for Portugal. University of Coimbra is a very large public university located in Coimbra with 21494 students enrolled (2017 data or latest available). It was founded in 1290. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the University of Coimbra is a comprehensive institution. It offers programmes in foreign languages. It is characterised by a medium percentage of international students. The graduation rate of University of Coimbra is 67,16 (bachelors) and 80,15 (masters). Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 8 ‘A’ (very good) scores overall. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

University of Coimbra
Paço das Escolas
3004-531 Coimbra
Portugal
(+351) 239 859 900

http://www.uc.pt/en

Compare University of Coimbra to other universities

U-Multirank's unique 'Sunburst chart' gives an illustration of a university's performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. These are indicated in different colours. For instance, the teaching and learning dimension is symbolised by the colour green. Each 'sunray' represents one of the thirty plus U-Multirank indicators. The longer the ray, the better the performance of an institution on the selected indicator: a full-length ray stands for 'top group' performance, whereas a short ray means 'weak' performance. A missing sunray indicates that the specific data indicator is not available. An institution's performance in an indicator can be identified by moving the cursor over the rays. A key guard for the sunburst chart is provided here .

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Teaching & Learning
Score
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Bachelor graduation rate

66.81

%

0

100

Masters graduation rate

65.99

%

0

100

Graduating on time (bachelors)

67.16

%

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

80.15

%

0

100

Relative BA graduate unemployment

6

%
between 5% and 10%

Relative MA graduate unemployment

5

%
between 5% and 10%

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

5

%
less than 5%

Graduating on time (long first degree)

69

%

Graduation rate long first degree

58

%
Research
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Citation rate

0.97

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

7,445

1

67,252

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.35

0

13.53

External research income

61.57

0

282.88

Art related output

1.47

0

1.99

Top cited publications

8.7

%

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

11.3

0

24.6

Post-doc positions

20.42

%

0

100

Publication output

3

Strategic research partnerships

113

0

5,823

Professional publications

768

0

4,589.01

Knowledge Transfer
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Co-publications with industrial partners

3.5

%

0

29.9

Income from private sources

34.57

0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

9

0

2,416

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

0.42

0

483.1

Industry co-patents

33.3

%

0

100

Spin-offs

4.2

0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

1

%

0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

8.82

%

0

100

Graduate companies

2

0

81.5

International Orientation
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Foreign language bachelor programmes

2.78

%

0

100

Foreign language master programmes

25

%

0

100

Student mobility

0.18

0

1

International academic staff

4.15

%

0

100

International joint publications

56.3

%

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

21.5

%

0

100

Foreign language long first degree programmes

0

%
Regional Engagement
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Bachelor graduates working in the region

73

%
between 50% and 75%

Master graduates working in the region

70

%
between 50% and 75%

Student internships in the region

77.21

%

0

100

Regional joint publications

16.8

%

0

84.5

Income from regional sources

0

%

0

100

Strategic research partnerships in the region

24

0

100

Regional Publications with Industrial Partners

20.8

General
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Female students bachelor

57

%

Female students master

Female professors

Female academic staff

44

%
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