University of Minho

University of Minho (Universidade do Minho) is one of 29 universities included in U-Multirank for Portugal. University of Minho is a very large public university located in Braga with 18684 students enrolled (2017 data or latest available). It was founded in 1973. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the University of Minho 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 Minho is 69,39 (bachelors) and 67,8 (masters). Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 9 ‘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 Minho
R. da Universidade
4704-553 Braga
Portugal
+ 351 253 601109

http://www.uminho.pt/

Compare University of Minho 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
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Bachelor graduation rate

75.89

%

0

100

Masters graduation rate

57.4

%

0

100

Graduating on time (bachelors)

69.39

%

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

67.8

%

0

100

Relative BA graduate unemployment

less than 5%

Relative MA graduate unemployment

less than 5%

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

Graduating on time (long first degree)

Graduation rate long first degree

Research
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Citation rate

1.03

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

5,338

1

67,252

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.29

0

13.53

External research income

36.45

0

282.88

Art related output

0.15

0

1.99

Top cited publications

9.5

%

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

14

0

24.6

Post-doc positions

16.71

%

0

100

Publication output

2

Strategic research partnerships

172

0

5,823

Professional publications

515

0

4,589.01

Knowledge Transfer
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Co-publications with industrial partners

2.5

%

0

29.9

Income from private sources

2.2

0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

15

0

2,416

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

0.81

0

483.1

Industry co-patents

6.7

%

0

100

Spin-offs

2.25

0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

1.3

%

0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

0

100

Graduate companies

4

0

81.5

International Orientation
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Foreign language bachelor programmes

0

%

0

100

Foreign language master programmes

13.6

%

0

100

Student mobility

0.1

0

1

International academic staff

11.07

%

0

100

International joint publications

59.8

%

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

33.18

%

0

100

Foreign language long first degree programmes

Regional Engagement
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Bachelor graduates working in the region

more than 75%

Master graduates working in the region

more than 75%

Student internships in the region

98.21

%

0

100

Regional joint publications

35.5

%

0

84.5

Income from regional sources

0

%

0

100

Strategic research partnerships in the region

66

0

100

Regional Publications with Industrial Partners

16

General
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Female students bachelor

54

%

Female students master

Female professors

Female academic staff

46

%
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